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VICTORY Etsy Bans Endangered Animal Products VICTORY

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- 1716 days ago -
Etsy, the popular online marketplace for handmade and vintage goods, has updated its policies to crack down on sales of items made from endangered animals.

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S J (130)
Monday August 5, 2013, 4:44 pm
Noted with glad, thanks so much Kelly.

Monday August 5, 2013, 5:51 pm
Hats off to Etsy, lets hope others follow suit. If there is no demand, no supply.

Thanks Kelly for posting

EcoWorrier M I A MoonWalk Again (62)
Monday August 5, 2013, 6:08 pm
OHHhh good news. thanks so much Kelly.

Past Member (0)
Monday August 5, 2013, 9:09 pm
Awesome! Thank you Etsy!

Monica D (580)
Tuesday August 6, 2013, 12:39 am
Good news.

Jonathan Harper (0)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 4:25 am

Kath P (9)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 4:30 am
Great news!

Leslene Dunn (84)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 4:40 am
And so it should be done in each and every country - well done to you Etsy! You have taken the right stand to help protect our endangered animals.

Frans Badenhorst (582)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 5:10 am
yay! voices are heard - always - well done

PrimaAWAY B (1278)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 5:34 am
This was excellent news! It was posted several days ago but really good news.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 5:41 am

Gloria p (304)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 5:47 am
Most ETSY customers care about animals.

Past Member (0)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 6:02 am
Every life deserves respect, not to matter the endangered ones

Veselin Varbanov (23)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 6:03 am
Great .Thanks!

Susan B (4)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 6:05 am
Made my day! Save the precious world heartbeats.

Christeen A (370)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 6:26 am
Kudos to Etsy. Thank you. I'm doing a little happy dance now.

Theodore Shayne (56)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 6:34 am

. (0)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 7:27 am
Great news! Thanks for sharing.

Kenneth L (314)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 9:13 am
Noted, great news, thanks Kelly!

Kerstin S (371)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 9:15 am
Thank you

Joshua Brown (2)
Wednesday August 7, 2013, 10:35 am
Excellent news! Thank you for sharing!

Past Member (0)
Thursday August 8, 2013, 3:09 am
Good news. Congratulations to them.

Yvonne F (181)
Friday August 9, 2013, 2:28 am
About time!!!!! They should never allowed it in the first place!!!
Thanks Kelly for sharing
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