Newsbytes archive for September 2019
Rakuen Growlithe: Following on the heels of backlash against Instagram in 2017 and Tumblr in 2018, FurAffinity updates its policy to emphasise that male nipples are fine in general-rated content but female nipples are banned.
BlindWolf8: Lana Del Rey is not a fan of furries.
Rakuen Growlithe: Animal Aid Unlimited releases heart-warming video of mother dog helping rescuers to save her pups from a collapsed house.
dronon: Les 5 Terres (The 5 Lands) is a new anthropomorphic French comic, which looks like it has a lot of felines, plus some other species.
Rakuen Growlithe: US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) aims to reduce animal testing by 30% by 2025 and completely eliminate it by 2035. They are awarding $4.25 million in funding to develop alternative test methods.
2cross2affliction: Some athletes have refused to visit Trump's White House after winning championships, but only one actually bit the Vice President; and it's the last superstar athlete you'd expect to get political.
earthfurst: Alt-right troll Milo Yiannopoulos announced he now has a fursona & had purchased tickets to Midwest FurFest. Furries asked that Milo be banned from MFF. MFF rescinded Milo's registration & barred him from registering from future MFF events.
Rakuen Growlithe: Based on the available data, at least three racehorses are killed everyday during racing and training in the US. Appalled by the carnage, Patrick Battuello, founder of @racingwrongs, wants the sport banned.
dronon: Dr. Leon, cat attorney.