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Winter Storm Reading

Looks like we have quite the winter storm in the forecast here today, calling for lots of high winds and snow – because we do not have enough of the stuff on the ground already. 236 more words

Are You Wearing a Dead Animal Around Your Neck?!

Winter is here which means the high street is filling up with fur trimmed coats, bobble hats and other items with supposedly faux fur additions. Unfortunately, a lot of these items are coming from factories in China and other countries where there are less regulations regarding animal welfare and the use of fur products. 464 more words


Baby comes home for Christmas

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Double Happiness

Green River 2017

Green River 2017
November 4, 2017, Aaron Griggs, Mary Sims, and myself arrived at Green River, Utah around noon. We met up with Ed Bevers, Bill Bailey and Todd “Pete” Peterson. 1,320 more words

Historical Clothing And Equipment

Make Britain fur free! #FurFreeBritain!

A petition from the Humane Society:

Join us in calling for a #FurFreeBritain!

The government ordered the last UK fur farm to close its doors back in 2003, but 

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Teaching the Fur Trade

One of my all-time favorite lessons in social studies is using a class simulation to teach the fur trade.  This activity takes very little prep, merely cutting out cards, and is a great way for students to experience the inequality of the fur trade.  961 more words

Frontier - Season 2, Episode 4: "Mutiny"

Discover’s Frontier
Season 2, Episode 4: “Mutiny”
Directed by David Frazee
Written by Adriana Maggs

* For a recap & review of the previous episode, “The Wolf and the Bear” – … 1,006 more words

Season 2