Make your New Year’s resolution not to wear animal skins | PennLive letters


How would you are feeling that the day you had been born someone else had already deliberate the day of your execution? That is what’s it’s like for animals killed for his or her pores and skin, fur, and feathers, We are taught stealing is a criminal offense, but yearly we steal the lives of billions of animals for his or her pores and skin simply to be used for fur trim, leather-based purses, sneakers, wool, feathers, pillows, furnishings, and so on.

Animals are painfully gassed, poisoned. suffocated, anally electrocuted, bludgeoned, and drowned for his or her fur, pores and skin, down feathers, and are sometimes skinned alive. Skin is torn from animals to make leather-based, birds are held down whereas handfuls of feathers are ripped out of their delicate pores and skin, and sheep are sometimes crushed and mutilated by staff for his or her wool. Alligators and lizards and others are beheaded and dismembered for his or her skins for baggage, belts, and equipment.

We are not dwelling in caveman days, and it’s not crucial to kill dwelling beings for vogue. Today, many prime designers have added many stunning materials not made with animal skins, and lots of have fully eradicated fur, leather-based, and so on.

Just like our pets, all animals are sentient beings and able to feeling ache and struggling, and had been not born to be our equipment, but we deprive them of the solar and lightweight, and the life they had been meant to get pleasure from.

Consider making a New Year’s resolution to get rid of animal skins from your life.

For cruelty-free clothes, search “HEALabel, Ethical Consumer Info.”

Silvie Pomicter, Chinchilla, Pa.