During fast, aggressive shearing, this ewe sustained a deep cut. Sheep are rarely given pain relief, even for serious wounds. She must have been in agony. This is a standard practice that the Australian wool industry doesn’t want you to see. Her suffering is further… Read More »Is your wool jumper worth this?
From selectively breeding sheep for profitable characteristics and slaughtering them when their coats become brittle to clearing land for pastures and exterminating native species, there are facts about wool that make it uncomfortable to wear. The wool industry spins stories about sheep who are eager… Read More »How Much Do You Know About Sheep and Their Wool?