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nomo Donating Member (84 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Feb-23-07 10:36 AM
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8. What's the big deal?
It's an efficient use of a dead animal. Proper labeling would seem in order, but other than that, why not wear dog fur?
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  -AP: Is your coat fur fake, or is it Fido? catgirl  Feb-23-07 10:24 AM   #0 
  - Oh shit  classicfilmfan   Feb-23-07 10:26 AM   #1 
  - Iirc, Macy's had to pull some stock over this. n/t  sfexpat2000   Feb-23-07 10:33 AM   #4 
  - Actually, JC Penny was named earlier in continuing to sell  hlthe2b   Feb-23-07 10:33 AM   #5 
  - I looked at my coat  classicfilmfan   Feb-23-07 10:36 AM   #7 
     - You are probably ok...  hlthe2b   Feb-23-07 10:44 AM   #13 
  - Indeed.  Sequoia   Feb-23-07 10:43 AM   #12 
  - PETA your dog.  shain from kane   Feb-23-07 10:27 AM   #2 
  - Every Saturday, a group pickets the upscale Denver fur shops  hlthe2b   Feb-23-07 10:40 AM   #11 
     - Not everyone shares your view that it is wrong.  Deep13   Feb-23-07 10:45 AM   #15 
        - Mink and other fur-species are not eaten for the meat  hlthe2b   Feb-23-07 10:49 AM   #21 
        - That's true.  Deep13   Feb-23-07 11:01 AM   #27 
        - It's the treatment of the animals & method of killing  catgirl   Feb-23-07 02:24 PM   #31 
  - unforgivable  bambino   Feb-23-07 10:29 AM   #3 
  - Pretty sure mine is real polyester.  Deep13   Feb-23-07 10:34 AM   #6 
  - What's the big deal?  nomo   Feb-23-07 10:36 AM   #8 
  - Let me get a good seat for the show.  Deep13   Feb-23-07 10:37 AM   #9 
  - Anyone want to skin Nomo for a vest or some boots?  hlthe2b   Feb-23-07 10:45 AM   #16 
  - My friends father needs a liver  classicfilmfan   Feb-23-07 10:47 AM   #19 
  - Careful. Some people like to be walked on by stilettos. Any volunteers in the audience?  shain from kane   Feb-23-07 10:52 AM   #23 
  - Don't damage the liver!  Deep13   Feb-23-07 11:01 AM   #28 
  - How about flaying while still alive? Or scalping, so anyone can see the evidence of his mutilation.  shain from kane   Feb-23-07 10:49 AM   #20 
  - My post was satirical... let's don't get carried away..  hlthe2b   Feb-23-07 10:51 AM   #22 
     - We know hithe2b  classicfilmfan   Feb-23-07 10:53 AM   #25 
  - Only if he's alive when he's skinned.  AZBlue   Feb-23-07 02:30 PM   #32 
  - My dogs coats are 100% dog fur.  Dr.Phool   Feb-23-07 10:46 AM   #18 
     - I've been thinking of saving my bags of groomed or vacuumed  hlthe2b   Feb-23-07 10:52 AM   #24 
     - What fur?  shain from kane   Feb-23-07 10:54 AM   #26 
     - *snarf*  Deep13   Feb-23-07 11:04 AM   #29 
  - Oh Hell no.  shadowknows69   Feb-23-07 10:37 AM   #10 
  - Whew, I'm not a killer!  classicfilmfan   Feb-23-07 10:44 AM   #14 
  - Are people upset because of false labeling or because the dog fur.....  aikoaiko   Feb-23-07 10:46 AM   #17 
     - My guess: 80% Rover-hyde, 20% lying about it.  Deep13   Feb-23-07 11:05 AM   #30 

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