SIR PAUL McCARTNEY's wife HEATHER is urging fashion
followers to boycott even fake fur, insisting unscrupulous traders often sell
real skins as man-made materials to save money and attract trade.
model-turned-activist is determined to stamp out animal cruelty and insists
consumers can be sure they aren't contributing to the problem only by avoiding
She explains, "Sadly, it is cheaper to kill cats and dogs
in China and dye their fur than it is to produce fake fur.
"We live in a
country that loves cats and dogs, and to stand by knowing that this sick trade
is going on under our noses is very distressing. We must do everything we can to
ban cat and dog fur."