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  1. Ferragamo says goodbye to kangaroo skin. A victory for kangaroos

    Ferragamo says goodbye to kangaroo skin. A victory for kangaroos

    Ferragamo's decision was made in the context of a Sustainability path that the company has been involved in for some time, and which reinforces LAV's request to the Italian government to ban

  2. LAV victory: the State Council suspends tests on macaque monkeys again

    LAV victory: the State Council suspends tests on macaque monkeys again

    The State council has overturned the ruling of last May's TAR, in concordance with the LAVs findings and has therefore ordered (after the sentence from last January), a second suspension of the

  3. Good news! Prada will no longer use kangaroo leather

    Good news! Prada will no longer use kangaroo leather

    Our #SAVEKANGAROOS campaign led to another extraordinary result! After Diadora and Versace, the PRADA GROUP (PRADA, MIU MIU, CHURCH'S, CAR SHOE) also responded to our appeal to stop the use of

  4. On Gorgona prison-island, we rescued the first 85 animals saved from slaughtering

    On Gorgona prison-island, we rescued the first 85 animals saved from slaughtering

    With a striking field operation, we laid a new milestone in the relations between prisoners and animals, on the prison-island of Gorgona, in Tuscany. After the signing of a Memorandum of

  5. Our investigation on Corrida reveals: cruelty and public health hazard financed by CAP!

    Our investigation on Corrida reveals: cruelty and public health hazard financed by CAP!

    With a recent international video-investigation carried out by our investigative unit, we reveal new shocking background of bullfighting, unveiling public health hazard implied by these bloody shows,

  6. Kangaroo hunting: the shocking response of the Australian Ambassador

    Kangaroo hunting: the shocking response of the Australian Ambassador

    "Stop hunting kangaroos in a land devasted by tremendous fires”: this is the appeal we made last January 9th  to the Ambassador of Australia in Italy, Gregory Alan French, trying to

  7. Victory for LAV! The State Council suspends the experiment that should turn 6 macaques blind

    Victory for LAV! The State Council suspends the experiment that should turn 6 macaques blind

    The Italian State Council (Consiglio di Stato, the supreme court for administrative law in Italy), backing LAV’s complaint, has overturned a precedent judgement from the Regional Administrative

  8. Good news for Australia and its animals: Versace bans kangaroo leather!

    Good news for Australia and its animals: Versace bans kangaroo leather!

    While Australia is burning, good news for kangaroos come from Italy: Versace announces that it will no longer use kangaroo leather in its collections. In a communication addressed to LAV,