Humane Society of the United States

Armani Goes Fur-Free Across All Brands

In a move that animal-rights groups are hailing as historic, the Armani Group has committed to eliminating the use of fur in its collections across all brands, including Giorgio Armani,…

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Hugo Boss Pledges to Go Completely Fur-Free

Hugo Boss is ridding itself of fur. After working with the Humane Society of the United States and the Fur-Free Alliance, the German luxury house announced Monday its decision to adopt…

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Neiman Marcus Persists in Selling Real Fur as "Faux"

The Humane Society of the United States has accused Neiman Marcus of violating an agreement not to sell “faux fur” products containing actual animal fur. In a complaint…

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Kohl’s is Caught Selling Real Fur as Faux...Again

Discount superstore retailer Kohl’s has once again been peddling real fur as “faux.” Investigators from The Humane Society of the United States has uncovered the retailer to be…

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Humane Cosmetics Act Receives "Unprecedented" Corporate Support

The Humane Cosmetics Act is inching closer to be a reality, as 133 cosmetics companies pledged their support this week. If passed, The Act, started by Representative Jim Moran, would…

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Parsons Announces Winner of Its First Faux-Fur Fashion Competition

Xuanxuan Li knows a little something about faking it till you make it. The Parsons The New School for Design student is the winner of the school’s first-ever faux-fur competition,…

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Ricky Gervais Urges Americans to Support the Humane Cosmetics Act

British actor and comedian Ricky Gervais is getting behind the Humane Cosmetics Act, which was introduced to Congress earlier this month. The federal bill calls for the United States to…

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Federal Bill to End Cosmetics Testing on Animals Introduced in Congress

Photo by Shutterstock Another step has been made in the fight against cosmetic animal testing in the US this week as a new federal bill was introduced in Congress. The Humane Cosmetics…

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China Plans to Abolish Mandatory Animal Testing on Domestic Cosmetics

Photo by Shutterstock The fight to end animal testing has won another victory as China has announced it will remove its mandatory animal testing requirements. This will apply to all of…

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Paul McCartney, Ke$ha Call for an End to Cosmetic Animal Testing

Photo by Martin Lehmann/Shutterstock STAR POWER “True beauty doesn’t come from cruelty,” Ke$ha says in a statement. “That’s why I want to see an end to the testing…

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Vaute's Vegan Fall 2013 Collection Goes to the Dogs at NY Fashion Week

Photos by Amanda Coen for Ecouterre Vegan diets are all the craze but vegan fashion is a term that is gaining traction as the likes of Vaute begin to hit the runway. The emerging label…

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Woody Harrelson Joins Humane Society in Calling for a "Fur-Free" 2013

Woody Harrelson wants a fur-free 2013. The two-time Academy Award-nominated actor’s latest role? The narrator of a revealing video produced by The Humane Society of the United…

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Paul McCartney Wants to End "Unimaginable Pain" of Animal Testing

Photo by Mary A. Lupo/Shutterstock Sir Paul McCartney is calling for an end to the “unimaginable pain and suffering” of animal testing for cosmetics. The former Beatle is backing…

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LUSH Cosmetics Fights Animal Testing by "Torturing" Human Subject

REAL-LIFE HORROR Although cosmetics testing on animals was banned throughout Europe nearly two decade ago, the sale of animal-tested products is still permitted in the United Kingdom…

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Watch Out for Faux Fur Claims This Holiday Season, Warns Humane Society

When it comes to buying faux fur this holiday season, the Humane Society of the United States has two words for you: buyer beware. The animal-rights nonprofit filed a legal petition…

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