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Urge Diane Von Furstenberg to Stop Using Fur ! PLEASE SIGN ! !

Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, habitat, suffering )

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Animal fur has long been common in fashion trends, with designers and consumers turning a blind eye to the brutal and inhumane practices of the fur trade. Each year fur factory operators and trappers slaughter hundreds of millions of animals to feed the

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Andrea Peterson (3)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 6:14 am
Signed and Noted

Chris R (80)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 6:32 am
Thanks Cher!~

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 7:30 am
2x, thanks Cher

Regina P (67)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 8:16 am
Noted & signed. Thanks

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 8:43 am
signed noted

Carol H (229)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 9:28 am
signed and noted

Lisa Neste (207)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 10:53 am
Signed, although some stubborn designers are holding steadfast to the notion that real fur is fabulously fashionable, it is we the consumers, who can send the powerful message that it is incredibly cruel & passe!!! Thanks Cher.

Jan Garen (86)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 11:06 am
I can't believe how many designers are pandering to the vain perverts who want to prance around wearing the skin of another creature. Round up all fur wearers and stick them in cages and then........................

Carol Reins (99)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 11:09 am
noted, signed and forwarded

Elize Labuschagne (181)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 11:17 am
Do not wear animals you dumb people !

Brittany D (28)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 11:45 am

Stelizan L (258)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 11:53 am
Noted and shared - use your OWN flippin skin!!!

Alison A (244)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 12:07 pm
Signed and noted, thanks Cher.

karen lyons kalmenson (10)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 12:16 pm
signed and will share♥

Sandy G (35)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 12:28 pm

Ruth McD (843)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 12:28 pm
N & S. Thanks Cher.

Judith C (159)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 12:46 pm

Emma S (239)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 12:47 pm
All done! Thank you, Cher.

. (0)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 12:48 pm
we can urge away...but will it fall on deaf ears??

Marena Chen (200)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 12:58 pm
Why don't you all take a good look at the huge Fur-coat shop inside Ceasar's Palace in Las Vegas...and study the people who buy all those furs...ALL AMERICANS and not even one of them showing any shame as they wrap themselves in those luxurious garments which cost those poor animals their lives....Stop pointing the finger at others and clean up your own mess at home first...when you have done that, then you have right to "URGE" citizens of other countries to stop wearing fur... Thank God I live in the Tropics...The only fur in my house is "worn" by my cats...

michelle t (41)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 1:02 pm

Jane Parker (70)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 1:12 pm
Bruce and Wendy signed.

june bullied (553)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 1:36 pm
signed. faux fur is for people. real fur belongs to animals. diane needs to view some videos of animals being skinned alive.

MarietteAWAY G (175)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 1:40 pm
Noted and signed. Thanks Cher!

Shirley H (49)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 1:48 pm
Shirley H.

Robert O (12)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 1:49 pm
I'm actually surprised (and disappointed) since Ms. Von Furstenberg is a worldly, intelligent woman. Thanks Cher.

. (0)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 1:53 pm

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 1:59 pm

Serena Wittkopp (0)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 2:19 pm
There are plenty of synthetic fabrics to use besides fur!

M B (62)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 2:31 pm
In our whether conditions fur is not necessary at all. And it isn't beautiful either. Signed.

Terri Hughes (416)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 2:35 pm

Sheila D (28)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 3:56 pm
Noted and signed. STOP killing animals for their fur when there are so many excellent fake furs available.

Dianne Lien (77)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 4:07 pm
"''Many successful designers, including Tommy Hilfiger, Stella McCartney, Kenneth Cole, and Betsey Johnson, refuse to use fur in their lines."" This shows that there is concern by many of the designers. Good News.

janet f (29)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 4:34 pm
Every single woman who wears fur is totally deserving of the moniker "bitch".

marie C (163)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 4:41 pm
I find it very sad shes sunk to this for money but Harrods London UK has the whole store oozing dead animals
all Italian designers Gucci Valentino Doce and Gabbana also DKN YSL Tom Ford you name them tame South American cats you name the fur even chinchillas minks (Mendel) so many Italian Spanish Japanese tourist buying It stopped for a while but it is all starting again with the cheap cat and dog fur from China brought in through Italy.There are very few TOP designers who refuse to use it also many two faced models It breaks my heart to see fur booming again. Anti fur people stand outside Harrods in all weathers but it really does not help The store makes millions and is always packed with mostly tourists The designers Dianne mentions are not the big money ones I do not know how they can sleep in their beds
Valentina had a whole room covered in baby mink in his London home I hope some one skins him alive one day and he can join the walls with the baby minks

Ann Breeden (65)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 4:43 pm
It's time that ALL top designers stop using fur. They wouldn't go out and kill the animals themselves, would they? I think not.

Nelson B (0)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 4:45 pm

marie C (163)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 4:49 pm
Dear Ann top designers probably would if enough money was offered These designers are no longer about talent it is about atrocity Karl Lagerfield said he found it so exciting using dead animal fur also Dolce Gabbano

Jean C (18)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 4:58 pm
I can't believe some people still wear fur. This totally disgusts me!!!

Unnikrishnan Sasidharan (44)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 4:59 pm

Past Member (0)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 5:29 pm
signed/shared,thanks cher,x

Dee C (9)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 6:20 pm
Thank you Cher. Signed. We gain far more that is priceless and transformational by caring and living in harmony with animals than by what is achieved from harming them. Animals teach us to be better humans -- and we don't learn anything by skinning them and draping them over our bodies.

Aletta Kraan (146)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 6:20 pm
Signed , thanks !

Andrea Connelly (94)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 6:59 pm
With you marie tc! Next time in London, Harrods will not be visited. Consumers' disgusting paradise, discerning peoples' nightmare.

Donna Hamilton (159)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 7:26 pm
Signed. Beautiful animals and ugly people wear fur.

Barbara C (10)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 7:41 pm
We don't need fur to live -- the animals sacrificed to provide people with it needlessly do need it!

Dogan Ozkan (5)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 8:01 pm
noted and signed

Thursday November 17, 2011, 8:46 pm
Thank you, Cher.

samantha l (0)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 9:02 pm

Mickey Herouin (30)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 10:04 pm
Signed and Noted

Megan Beery (18)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 10:06 pm
signed and noted

Angela Weber (27)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 10:25 pm
Those who process or wear furs DISGUST me. I wish for them the same horrific life and torturous pain that the animals go through. The fur industry DISGUSTS me even more than the horrible 'animal food' industries because fur is COMPLETELY UNNECESSARY and only worn by VERY VAIN people who want to SHOW OFF to other vain and ignorant people. SHAME ON THEM ALL!!!!!!!!!!!!! They make me SICK!

Fran F (118)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 10:43 pm
Thanks, Cher! Signed and noted.

Constance F (418)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 10:46 pm
Thank you, signed!

gabriela v (172)
Thursday November 17, 2011, 11:46 pm
Then bitches call it fashion, i call it murder.

Ron Avila (20)
Friday November 18, 2011, 12:11 am

Julia R (296)
Friday November 18, 2011, 12:18 am
Signed & Shared! Any fashion designer who is so heartless about the millions of animals who, every year, are subjected to horrendous cruelty and suffering just for vanity's sake deserves to be publicly censured and boycotted. I urge everyone to boycott Diane Von Furstenburg until she shows that she has a heart for other sentient beings so victimized by this awful business! Most people don't see glamor when they see real fur, they hear an animal whose screaming in pain and see their blood on the fur. There's nothing glamorous about that- only aversion for the cruelty that is represented by wearing such a garment.

Andrea Nemec (213)
Friday November 18, 2011, 1:26 am
Noted and signed! Thanks!

Ancil S (175)
Friday November 18, 2011, 1:47 am
Signed and noted.

Andreia Capelo (15)
Friday November 18, 2011, 1:50 am
Noted and signed.

irene davis (74)
Friday November 18, 2011, 2:06 am

Danuta W (1250)
Friday November 18, 2011, 2:25 am

Sharon F (0)
Friday November 18, 2011, 4:34 am
All animals should be treated kindly. Boycott furs and meat!

mary f (202)
Friday November 18, 2011, 4:38 am

SANDRA R (144)
Friday November 18, 2011, 4:38 am
Noted and signed. Thank you Cher.

Arild Gone for now (174)
Friday November 18, 2011, 4:52 am
Signed,TY Cher.

Irma Fleischeuer-Toma (15)
Friday November 18, 2011, 5:27 am
signed and shared

Yeshna B (13)
Friday November 18, 2011, 6:02 am
Noted & signed, Thank You.

Shelli S (374)
Friday November 18, 2011, 6:12 am
I don't give 2 squats about any of these designers, using fur is so tacky and cruel! Shame on you, Diane!

Shelli S (374)
Friday November 18, 2011, 6:13 am
Signed, sent and noted. Thanks Cher.

Esther Z (94)
Friday November 18, 2011, 6:45 am
Noted and signed.

ali hamilton (9)
Friday November 18, 2011, 7:35 am

Patricia W (5)
Friday November 18, 2011, 8:42 am
How absolutle Heartless. Stop using these animals and their Fur. They have to endure such Horrific suffering and it is not Necessary. Fake Fur is just as good and beautiful, so Please have a little bit of compassion in your heart for these poor little creatures of God.

Isabelle J (81)
Friday November 18, 2011, 8:47 am

marie C (163)
Friday November 18, 2011, 9:04 am
Sadly Julia R it is not most people who feel like this England is probably the most anti fur in UK and Italy Spain Portugal Greece forget them most f them feel nothing

Nancy Roussy (79)
Friday November 18, 2011, 9:23 am
Signed and noted, thank you!

Ruth C (87)
Friday November 18, 2011, 9:47 am
I use to buy Diane Von Furstenberg fashions but after I found out that she does not care for the suffering of Innocent Animals I stopped buying her label and so did all my family and friends, she disappoints me I thought that she had compassion and a heart, but her Cruel and selfish actions speak for themselves, she will NEVER be happy because MONEY is only good for a short time, let me ask her, how long does she think she is going to live? what is going to happen to all the Money that she has? who is going to get it? she will be long gone and all that she has saved is for nothing because she will return to the earth from where she came from!

Ecclesiastes, 3:19-20
"For the fate of the sons of men and the fate of the beasts is the same; as one dies, so dies the other; they all have the same breath, and man has no advantage over the beasts; for all is vanity. All go to one place; all are from dust, and all turn to dust again."

Think about that!!

irene davis (74)
Friday November 18, 2011, 9:59 am
Tommy Hilfiger, Stella McCartney, Kenneth Cole, and Betsey Johnson, refuse to use fur in their lines. Sadly, this woman does.

Elizabeth Fuller (134)
Friday November 18, 2011, 10:18 am
Signed, TY.

Kay M (347)
Friday November 18, 2011, 10:20 am

Lynne Buckley (0)
Friday November 18, 2011, 11:11 am

Victor M (236)
Friday November 18, 2011, 11:40 am
Be smart, don't buse fur!!!!

emilia boccagna (15)
Friday November 18, 2011, 11:47 am

Ana Fontan (16)
Friday November 18, 2011, 1:13 pm
Signed and noted with a big disgust for all fur wearing people who are responsible for this bloody industry continues!

Marcia Mueller (13)
Friday November 18, 2011, 1:48 pm
Sad how much suffering human greed, arrogance, and self-indulgence can cause.

Hana Bosco (38)
Friday November 18, 2011, 2:06 pm
Please do not wear fur! Signed and noted, thank you!

marie C (163)
Friday November 18, 2011, 2:26 pm
Marena the thread is based about people from all over the world wearing fur not only Americans
We have the right to point our fingers to every country if it is what we believe in also every designer regardless of nationality who dirties their hands with it

. (0)
Friday November 18, 2011, 2:46 pm
Cave women have got to go....

Brenda Towers (0)
Friday November 18, 2011, 2:54 pm
Noted and signed.

Shirley S (187)
Friday November 18, 2011, 4:20 pm
Noted & signed TY

Emily B (0)
Friday November 18, 2011, 5:54 pm
S/N- I Already boycott other designers for same reason

Past Member (0)
Friday November 18, 2011, 6:09 pm
Murderous thieves, stealing lives that Nature in her wisdom sustains.

Fran F (118)
Friday November 18, 2011, 6:44 pm
Signed and noted. Thanks for the post, Cher.

Valerie H (133)
Friday November 18, 2011, 7:35 pm
Thank you, signed

michelle t (41)
Friday November 18, 2011, 7:39 pm
Signed.Thanks Cher

Christine Stewart (134)
Friday November 18, 2011, 8:35 pm

Cornelius McHugh (81)
Friday November 18, 2011, 9:11 pm
Marena you are totally out of line with your comment.

Cornelius McHugh (81)
Friday November 18, 2011, 9:12 pm
Both signed.

Cornelius McHugh (81)
Friday November 18, 2011, 9:14 pm
"Round up all fur wearers and stick them in cages and then........................ "

Slowly insert red hot rods up their collective jacksees.

Cornelius McHugh (81)
Friday November 18, 2011, 9:16 pm
Don't delude yourself June, she wouldn't give a fiddler's fvck.

Shane C (3)
Friday November 18, 2011, 11:34 pm
Signed and noted.

Dominic Delarmente (33)
Friday November 18, 2011, 11:54 pm
Signed in support for animal protections..Thanks Che!

Morgan Witherell (3)
Saturday November 19, 2011, 6:20 am
If they are using the cheapest method to kill these animals, I have to cheapest way possible...FAUX FUR! This is a disgusting process

Xil L (40)
Saturday November 19, 2011, 6:36 am
she is not the only long as fur is glorified by fashion magazines like Vogue, designers will keep using it and selling it...if you want change, harras the fashion magazines. trust me, Ive worked in this buisiness...

Elaine Metz (19)
Saturday November 19, 2011, 6:44 am

David C (129)
Saturday November 19, 2011, 6:45 am

Saturday November 19, 2011, 7:50 am
Signed, thanks.

Yvonne F (181)
Saturday November 19, 2011, 8:40 am
Gladly noted and signed! This horrific business has to be stopped. Why is it so hard to stop?

Past Member (0)
Saturday November 19, 2011, 10:42 am
noted & signed with thanks

Nicole McCall (0)
Saturday November 19, 2011, 12:09 pm

Stella Nobrega-Garcia (4)
Saturday November 19, 2011, 2:18 pm
It's terrible that fur is still being used for fashion and very sad at the same time. Noted & signed

Penelope t (54)
Saturday November 19, 2011, 2:22 pm

Past Member (0)
Saturday November 19, 2011, 2:49 pm
Horrible and atrocious! I have never supported the fur industry and find it deplorable. This day in age when synthetic fur is available, there should be absolutely no reason for people to be manufacturing or buying furs made from innocent animals, and it should be illegal to wear or manufacture fur period! Other name brand companies have denounced this cruel practice so there should be no reason for Diane Von Furstenberg to continue fur manufacturing. Gross gross gross... how is that sexy, a dead animal draped over your neck?

Alicia N (87)
Saturday November 19, 2011, 11:40 pm
so very signed, thanks

Charlene Rush (2)
Sunday November 20, 2011, 12:51 pm
Let's face reality. As long as people purchase these products, manufacturers will produce them.
We must start at the 'grass roots' level.

Marliese B (69)
Sunday November 20, 2011, 3:38 pm
Noted and signed!

Past Member (0)
Sunday November 20, 2011, 4:29 pm

Lilo Prinz (23)
Monday November 21, 2011, 6:30 am

Muriel Servaege (53)
Tuesday November 22, 2011, 9:02 am
Signed. Maybe women wearing fur in Las Vegas and New York are more numerous but it's not an excuse for
D. von Furstenberg to create fur coats. Fur should be prohibited anywhere and everywhere. It's simply shameful. The only fur I wear is artificial and I find it difficult to understand people who still wear fur. In fact people should be responsible enough not to buy fur any more. May be they should be taught!

Ira M (211)
Wednesday November 23, 2011, 1:10 pm
Signed and noted. Thank you!

Antonio Mendes (134)
Thursday November 24, 2011, 4:57 pm
Noted and signed.Thank you Cher!

Elize Labuschagne (181)
Friday November 25, 2011, 2:33 am
I hope when you are in hell one day, you get skinned over and over. Stop using fur now please.

Dianne D (490)
Sunday December 4, 2011, 10:08 pm

Michela M (3964)
Saturday December 17, 2011, 5:25 pm
SIGNED and Noted!! Thanks!! Ciao!!

Teresa W (782)
Wednesday May 23, 2012, 6:43 am
noted and signed
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