Australian kangaroo mascots for Olympics-themed commemorative collection fire up furry attention

While building up to the Tokyo Summer Olympics this year, the Australian supermarket chain Woolworths clearly did not see it coming – when mascot characters featured on their Olympics-themed Aussie Heroes collection series became a hot furry fandom tourist hotspot. … Continue reading Australian kangaroo mascots for Olympics-themed commemorative collection fire up furry attention

News in brief – 20/7/2021

FinFur Animus 2021 cancelled First in Europe, in view of rising local COVID-19 cases and the increasing prevalence of the Delta variant globally, Finnish convention FinFur Animus has cancelled their event this year. In a statement released Tuesday (July 13) … Continue reading News in brief – 20/7/2021

Commentary: Furry frugality on fursuit making

“Van Hill Millvele (fursona name Janky the Fuzzy Life Coach) is a writer of clean romantic space fantasy novels with anthropomorphic elements.” Allauthor.com I will be honest with you: “frugal” and “furry” are words that don’t usually work well together. Though, … Continue reading Commentary: Furry frugality on fursuit making

Aurawra 2021 postponed as the COVID-19 Delta variant spreads locally

To Australia, Sydney convention Aurawra has postponed their physical event to next year, following cases involving the more contagious COVID-19 Delta variant that is starting to appear locally; the city right now is under a two-week lockdown. Attendees can choose … Continue reading Aurawra 2021 postponed as the COVID-19 Delta variant spreads locally

Camp Tiny Paws announces physical event closure; last event to hold virtually in August

In spite of COVID-19 vaccines rolling out globally, some businesses and events impacted by the pandemic had to fold out. US-based convention Camp Tiny Paws recently announced Thursday (Jul 1) they will be closing the furcon indefinitely. According to the … Continue reading Camp Tiny Paws announces physical event closure; last event to hold virtually in August

Digging up Positivity – Furry charity and good news – June 2021

Welcome to the June edition of Digging Up Positivity! This month we cover some animation, of course charities, and our featurette is a Paco Panda from Mexico. This episode you will have a chance to win a lovely hard cover … Continue reading Digging up Positivity – Furry charity and good news – June 2021

Good Furry Award: YouTuber and fursuiter Cassidy Civet named winner of 2021 award

After four months of nominations, the results are out for the 2021 winners of the Good Furry Award, an award that recognize furries for their outstanding contributions to the fandom. Furry YouTuber and musician Cassidy Civet, famously known for her … Continue reading Good Furry Award: YouTuber and fursuiter Cassidy Civet named winner of 2021 award

CozyCon: Discord-based online convention opens artist commission slots for merch designs

Moving online, Discord-based furry convention CozyCon recently has unveiled milk caps, or popularly known as pogs as part of their merchandise series this year. On that, in a recent announcement, the convention is looking for artists to help in the … Continue reading CozyCon: Discord-based online convention opens artist commission slots for merch designs

COVID-19 and Furries: PDFC to hold over New Year, FurMIT moves to 2022, Furstival registrations open

In sight of local conditions, American convention Painted Desert Furcon, or PDFC, is set to hold their event over the New Year. Postponed registrations will be transferred to this year’s event and refunds will not be given; though when another … Continue reading COVID-19 and Furries: PDFC to hold over New Year, FurMIT moves to 2022, Furstival registrations open