WE DONT WANT THIS IN THE NETHERLANDS…please sign
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This campaign is joinly run by Bont Voor Dieren & Dieren Bescherming
The following translation is taken directly from the petition and explains the campaign:
In the Netherlands, nearly 6 million mink are bred each year and slain for their fur. Minks are wild animals who live in small steel wire cages on huge farms. The number of farms is declining somewhat in the Netherlands, but the number of mink that is slain has almost doubled since 2000! The mink skins are then exported and processed into fur coat, collar or purse.
After years of intense lobbying by the Animal and Bont voor Dieren Parliament end of 2012 enacted a ban on mink farming. The prohibition is a transitional period until 2024, making it possible for mink holders to offset their loss and to switch to another industry.Unfortunately, the 160 mink holders…
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