by Michael dEstries
Categories: Animals.

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Some small tidbits from the world of animal rights fell into my lap today. Let’s take a look:

Prince William is enraging animal rights protesters by continuing to hunt for pheasants on his family’s Norfolk Estate. Groups such as Animal Aid had hoped the Prince’s potential wife, Kate Middleton, might have changed his mind over hunting. However, paparazzi spotted Kate assisting William with the dead birds last week. Alas. Read more….

Kate Moss has been issued a sharp warning by The World Society for the Protection of Animals after she appeared in a Burberry campaign that contained animal fur. A rep for Burberry produced this amusing response: “”There will be occasions where the use of fur will be…important to the design and aesthetics of a product. We will not use fur if there is a serious concern that the fur has been produced by the unacceptable treatment of the animals concerned.” Um, like killing it? Read more…

Rocker Pink is getting serious about helping to save Pigs. She recently told Talk-Show host, Paul O’Grady, “I want to rescue pigs–the one’s that are about to be eaten!” Pink, who is a rep for PETA, also recently lashed out at Beyonce for wearing fur. Read more…

About Michael dEstries

Michael has been blogging since 2005 on issues such as sustainability, renewable energy, philanthropy, and healthy living. He regularly contributes to a slew of publications, as well as consulting with companies looking to make an impact using the web and social media. He lives in Ithaca, NY with his family on an apple farm.

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