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  1. Italy, an announced tragedy: tamer killed by 4 tigers. Stop circus with animals!

    Italy, an announced tragedy: tamer killed by 4 tigers. Stop circus with animals!

    The umpteenth incident, or rather an announced tragedy, in the circus world: this time the victim is a human, a tamer torn by four tigers from a circus waiting in the province of

  2. Terribile experiments on macaques at Turin University: help us stopping them!

    Terribile experiments on macaques at Turin University: help us stopping them!

    The University of Turin approves and supports vivisection on macaques, this is the terrible news that LAV - Anti-Vivisection League - makes known to the world today.   In fact, the

  3. Victory: also Prada group with LAV. Fur free from 2020!

    Victory: also Prada group with LAV. Fur free from 2020!

    We met them last Fall, as "ambassadors" of Fur Free Alliance international coalition, and following the #PradaFurFree campaign which involved dozens of NGOs around the world and

  4. Fur: collapse for consumption and price. Fur industry is in crisis

    Fur: collapse for consumption and price. Fur industry is in crisis

    By Summer, Kopenhagen Fur (the main auction house in which millions of raw furs are marketed annually) will have to reduce its staff (as announced by the Copenhagen Post). A predictable

  5. Dolphinarium Rimini: director and veterinarian guilty of animal abuse

    Dolphinarium Rimini: director and veterinarian guilty of animal abuse

    Today the court of Rimini has judged the director and the veterinary of Rimini's dolphinarium as guilty of animal abuse. It's the first sentence of this kind in Italy and Europe. The

  6. Stop live animals export! On the Italian TV, shocking evidence of brutal treatment, filmed by Animals International

    Stop live animals export! On the Italian TV, shocking evidence of brutal treatment, filmed by Animals International

    Italian cattle brutally slaughtered while fully conscious in a slaughterhouse and butcher shop. The animals are tied with a rope around their neck to a pillar or wall. As the animals are not

  7. CHICCO joins the fur free program and confirms the company's commitment not to make use of animal furs

    CHICCO joins the fur free program and confirms the company's commitment not to make use of animal furs

    CHICCO, a brand dedicated to the entire world of babies, banned the use of animal furs since a long time but now goes one step further to undersign a formal fur-free commitment with LAV and the Fur

  8. ITALY adopts a legislation prescribing the phase out of animals in circuses and travelling exhibitions

    ITALY adopts a legislation prescribing the phase out of animals in circuses and travelling exhibitions

    the Italian Parliament adopted a legislation prescribing the phase out of circuses and travelling exhibitions with animals following a 2016 draft bill of the Government. The legislation delegates

  9. GUCCI GOES FUR FREE!

    GUCCI GOES FUR FREE!

    LAV and Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), along with the Fur Free Alliance (FFA), are pleased that the leading global fashion house Gucci has announced it will no longer use animal fur,