Tag: mink liberation

June is the Beginning of “Fur Farm Raiding Season”

Historically, June is the beginning of “fur farm raiding season”, when mink born in March mature to a state where they can be liberated into the wild. Since 1995, there have been at least 116 raids on fur farms across the United States.  At least 43 of the raided farms have closed forever. Fur farm …

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Jorney Mink Ranch in Alliance, OH

The Jorney Mink Ranch in Alliance, OH was raided three times by the Animal Liberation Front. In total, 11,000 wild mink were liberated from their cages at this now-former wildlife prison. We now feel confident to say that the Jorney Mink Ranch (pictured here) and the B.J. Hoffman Fur Farm, both large farms in Ohio, …

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Reward offered in Sunbury released minks case (Pennsylvania, USA)

By Francis Scarcella fscarcella@dailyitem.com   SUNBURY — A $1,000 reward is being offered for any information leading to the arrest of individuals involved in the releasing of minks from a fur farm just outside of Sunbury. The Unified Sportsmen of Pennsylvania is offering the $1,000 reward after state police reported last month that several thousand …

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Stahl Fur Farm in Sunbury, Pennsylvania Raided, Thousands of Mink Liberated (USA)

Received anonymously: dear mink murderer stahl, fur commission secretary: i saw your mink prison recently and was not impressed. you have dozens of sheds but so many are falling apart. thankfully your operation seems to have gotten smaller over the years. when will you learn that animal abuse isn’t worth it? people like me will …

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Stahl Fur Farm in Sunbury, Pennsylvania Raided, Thousands of Mink Liberated (USA)

Received anonymously: dear mink murderer stahl, fur commission secretary: i saw your mink prison recently and was not impressed. you have dozens of sheds but so many are falling apart. thankfully your operation seems to have gotten smaller over the years. when will you learn that animal abuse isn’t worth it? people like me will …

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37 Years of Direct Action Against Fur Farms in America

1986-2023: 37 Years of Direct Action Against Fur Farms in America There have been at least 116 fur farm raids in America over the last 37 years; more than 160,000 fur bearing captive animals have been liberated, given a new chance at life after spending their entire lives in small metal cages. At least 43 of …

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Olsen Fur Farm in Wisconsin Raided (Again) and Hundreds of Captive Mink Freed (USA)

Received anonymously: a few nights ago we visited olsen fur farm (smieja) at w22875 state road 121 in independence wisconsin. it’s operational for now, but maybe releasing several hundred mink has a chance to close it for good. we hope many of the mink enjoy their freedom in the wild and that this farm will …

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Olsen Fur Farm in Wisconsin Raided (Again) and Hundreds of Captive Mink Freed (USA)

Received anonymously: a few nights ago we visited olsen fur farm (smieja) at w22875 state road 121 in independence wisconsin. it’s operational for now, but maybe releasing several hundred mink has a chance to close it for good. we hope many of the mink enjoy their freedom in the wild and that this farm will …

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Fire Destroys Storage Barn at Ruef Mink Farm in Oregon (USA)

Delayed Report: The fire destroyed a storage barn at Ruef Mink Farm, 12305 Ruef Lane, in Mt. Angel, Oregon on October 21, 2022. Officer Rossi said the 20,000 square foot barn was a total loss. The source of the fire remains under investigation. No communique claiming the action has thus far been received by the …

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Fire Destroys Storage Barn at Ruef Mink Farm in Oregon (USA)

Delayed Report: The fire destroyed a storage barn at Ruef Mink Farm, 12305 Ruef Lane, in Mt. Angel, Oregon on October 21, 2022. Officer Rossi said the 20,000 square foot barn was a total loss. The source of the fire remains under investigation. No communique claiming the action has thus far been received by the …

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Semi-Truck Vandalized at Ohio Mink Farm (USA)

Via news report (hometownstations.com): In February of this year, two females were seen vandalizing a semi at a mink farm in Mercer County (In all liklihood, Schmidt Fur Farm, 1038 State Highway 119, Fort Recovery, Ohio 45846). There were mink releases at farms in Massillon, Ohio, and two in Michigan in that same time frame.

Semi-Truck Vandalized at Ohio Mink Farm (USA)

Via news report (hometownstations.com): In February of this year, two females were seen vandalizing a semi at a mink farm in Mercer County (In all liklihood, Schmidt Fur Farm, 1038 State Highway 119, Fort Recovery, Ohio 45846). There were mink releases at farms in Massillon, Ohio, and two in Michigan in that same time frame.

Two Wisconsin Fur Farms Contaminated (USA)

it’s a good thing animal safe havens and wildlife rehabbers talk. we got word of a few mink infected with the deadly and contagious aleutians disease. we cared for these animals in their dying weeks, carefully saving the feces and urine. we then bypassed security measures and entered the zimbal’s mink farm locations at 6437 …

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Two Wisconsin Fur Farms Contaminated (USA)

it’s a good thing animal safe havens and wildlife rehabbers talk. we got word of a few mink infected with the deadly and contagious aleutians disease. we cared for these animals in their dying weeks, carefully saving the feces and urine. we then bypassed security measures and entered the zimbal’s mink farm locations at 6437 …

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4000 More Captive Mink Find Freedom in Michigan

For Immediate Release December 19, 2022 Activists Formally Claim the Liberation, As Well As Extensive Sabotage of the Confinement Facility Michigan: In an anonymous communique received by the North American Animal Liberation Press Office, activists have claimed responsibility for the liberation of 4000 captive mink from Scholten Farm in Wayland, Michigan (260 139th Avenue). This …

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