animal rights

Croatia bans breeding chinchillas for fur as of Jan 1

A ban on breeding animals for fur production, adopted with the Animal Protection Act in 2006, went into force on January 1 thanks to the Agriculture Ministry, which listened to the public and protected animal rights in Croatia, the Prijatelji Zivotinja animal rights association said on Monday.

National Front woos France with furry friends

France's far-right challenger in the 2017 presidential elections aligns herself with animal rights, but not without incurring the wrath of one of its most loyal - and famous - supporters.