Tag: fur

Monroe County Votes for Animals

If you care about animals and are eligible to vote in Monroe County, NY, please consider joining this local voting bloc for animal-friendly legislation. It’s a direct relationship – the more people who join the bloc, the more influence we…

Stand Up for Farmed Animals 10/2

Be an “upstander” with ARAUNY. Let’s stand up for our friends on Sunday, October 2nd, from 1:00 to 2:30 pm in front of the East Avenue Wegmans in Rochester. We will stand on the public sidewalk at the southwest corner…

Tunnel Vision

by Linda Brink

An activist friend recently put a question out there, which is this: what inspired so many people to become outraged over Cecil the lion’s death, when daily, countless other innocents are routinely abused and destroyed without causing anywhere near the same reactive ire?

Earth Companions

by Linda DeStefano

It’s time to expand respect for animals.

Koko, the gorilla, communicates with people through American Sign Language and her understanding of a large vocabulary of spoken English. She is gentle with her kitten, and hugs people she likes.

Although he can escape from the killer harpoons, a whale returns to his wounded mate and stays with her until he, too, is killed by the whalers.

Fur Free Friday

Thank you to everyone who participated in Fur Free Friday on 11/23 outside Held Projansky Furs in Rochester. In all, there were approximately 20 in the group protesting outside the store! Members of ARAUNY (and their friends & family) were…

Protest Rabbit and Lamb Fur

11/26/10 – Friday (day after Thanksgiving) * EYE CANDY, 320 East Ave, Rochester NY  14604 * 12:00 – 1:30pm *  Please wear black ~ esp a long BLACK trench-coat if you have one *  ALL SIGNS PROVIDED ARAUNY asks that participants please: *…

Wear Your Own Skin demonstration

Friday, November 27, 2009 aka Fur Free Friday ARAUNY is hosting this peaceful, legal, educational demo the day after Thanksgiving. Join us! Together we will not only protest the use of, and profitting from selling dead animal skin (fur, wool,…

“Wear Your Own Skin” demonstration

NOVEMBER 28th, 2008 ~ Friday Animal Rights Advocates of Upstate NY to host the “Wear Your Own Skin” demo (formerly Fur Free Friday) – 11am – 1:00pm – Held Projansky Furs, 2240 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618 No animal parts…

Fur Free Friday Protest

Friday, 11/23/07 (day after Thanksgiving) , 11:30am – 1:00pm at Held-Projansky Fur Store, 2240 Monroe Avenue, Rochester NY ALL are welcome to join us. Legally – on the Public Sidewalk in front of Held-Projansky Furs (next to Max Pies, in…

Fur Free Friday Protest

– Friday, 11/24/06 – 11:30am – 1:00pm – Held-Projansky Furs, 2240 Monroe Avenue, Rochester NY ALL are welcome to join us. Legally – on the Public Sidewalk in front of Held-Projansky Furs (next to Max Pies, in a little plaza…