The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS)


Judge Upholds West Hollywood Law Banning Fur Sales

Mayfair House in West Hollywood, Calif.

West Hollywood, CA—A U.S. district court judge this week upheld a law banning fur sales in West Hollywood—apparently the first … [Read more...]

Fur Federation: Global Fur Business is Growing

Nina Ricci F/W 2014 runway

West Hollywood, CA—Despite less expensive alternatives readily available, fur business continues to grow.At least that’s the … [Read more...]

Kitson Trapped in Fur Fashion Faux Pas

This Street Level fur pochette was advertised on ShopKitson.com as being "faux leather and faux fur" but HSUS' testing found it to contain real fur.

Los Angeles—Trendy Kitson, a favorite specialty store to the Hollywood set, is the latest retailer to get caught in a labeling … [Read more...]

Enforcement of New Fur Label Law to Begin Sunday

The Truth in Fur Labeling Act includes all accessories categories except handbags. Fur collar from Chris Benz Fall 2012 collection.

Washington—Although the new Truth in Fur Labeling Act—which includes most accessories—has been the law of the land since President … [Read more...]

New Fur Label Law Starts Friday

Under the new fur label law any accessories containing fur (except handbags) must be labeled

Washington— Friday, March 18, marks the first day that all garments, including accessories, that contain animal fur—no matter what … [Read more...]

New Fur Label Law Awaits Obama’s Signature

All accessories (except handbags) would have to be labeled if the Truth in Fur Label Act becomes law

Washington—In a rare instance of bipartisanship in a turbulent lame duck session of Congress, the U.S. Senate on Wednesday night … [Read more...]

Gov. Schwarzenegger Vetos Fur Label Law

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger

Sacramento, CA--Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger vetoed a bill this week that would have required apparel and accessories … [Read more...]

Fur Labeling Law Takes a Step Forward

If Congress approves the Truth in Fur Labeling Act, all apparel and accessories (excluding handbags) containing real fur would have to bear labels.

Washington--A new bill that requires all fur-trimmed fashions to be labeled with the type of animal and the country of origin, … [Read more...]

California Steps Closer to New Fur Labeling

Fur handbags

Sacramento, CA--California is on its way to becoming the sixth state with a fur labeling law after adopting legislation earlier … [Read more...]

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