Zara’s monkey fur coat is just the latest example of animal cruelty

Zara, a retail giant, has been forced to apologise for the way it handles its animals after footage emerged of it using animal fur coats in the sale of its products.

Read more:Zara’s monkeys are only part of its cruelty problemRead moreAbout one-third of Zara products in the UK are made from fur. “

We take these matters very seriously and have made a swift decision to suspend our animal welfare programme and apologise to anyone affected by our behaviour.”

Read more:Zara’s monkeys are only part of its cruelty problemRead moreAbout one-third of Zara products in the UK are made from fur.

Zara has had to suspend animal welfare programmes in the US, the UK, Australia, New Zealand and Germany.

The company said the ban was designed to “ensure animal welfare is not compromised in all areas”.