Regulation (EC) No 1523/2007 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 11 December 2007 banning the placing on the market and the import to, or export from, the Community of cat and dog fur, and products containing such fur Text with EEA relevance

The ban on cat & dog fur in Europe:



Ban of cat&dog fur applies to all member states from 31st December 2008. The legislation is in the form of a regulation, so member states do not need to pass their own national laws to enforce it. They do have to comply immediately and there is no transitional period.

April 18, 2009: Chinese shop located in Romania selling clothing with strapes of dog fur, originating from China