Mexico convention Furnexion shift dates again to 2022 for attendees to vaccinate

For the third time, Mexico convention Furnexion has shifted their dates – towards 2022. They are at first planned for Feb 26-28 this year. But due to strict COVID-19 measures that time, they changed to Dec 10-12. Dates are changed … Continue reading Mexico convention Furnexion shift dates again to 2022 for attendees to vaccinate

US furcon FurEver West cancels 2021 event due to a ‘bomb threat’; holds smaller one-day furmeet

On Friday (Sept 26), US-based convention FurEver West cancelled their 2021 event at the last minute within their planned dates. This came after they received what they say is a ‘bomb threat’. Speaking to US-based furry news channel Grovel Reports, … Continue reading US furcon FurEver West cancels 2021 event due to a ‘bomb threat’; holds smaller one-day furmeet

‘A furry’s must-have buddy’: Singapore furry media channel GFTV realigns purpose of COVID-19 furcon status tracker

It was made at first to provide furry convention updates during COVID-19. But, Southeast Asia’s first and largest furry media channel GFTV has revised the purpose of its convention status spreadsheet. Now called the Furcon Status Tracker, or FURST, the … Continue reading ‘A furry’s must-have buddy’: Singapore furry media channel GFTV realigns purpose of COVID-19 furcon status tracker

Digging Up Positivity – Furry Charity and Good News – September 2021

Welcome to the September edition of Digging Up Positivity! Currently I am somewhere far far away from my studio, working at my home-con: Eurofurence. And online edition is this very weekend! More info about that later this episode. Also, we … Continue reading Digging Up Positivity – Furry Charity and Good News – September 2021

Singapore convention Little Island Furcon opens registrations for 2021 virtual event

Singapore convention Little Island Furcon (LIFC) has recently opened registrations for their 2021 virtual event, set to hold on Nov 13. It will be the first convention in Southeast Asia to hold a virtual event. Attendance is free. When Singapore’s … Continue reading Singapore convention Little Island Furcon opens registrations for 2021 virtual event

Venue, date changes for Once Upon A Fur Con’s 2nd event as venue to become quarantine center

Chinese convention Once Upon A Fur Con, or OUFC, has made changes to its plans for the second half of 2021. At first, when local COVID-19 cases spiked in August, OUFC cancelled its second event initially comfirmed for mid-October. Then … Continue reading Venue, date changes for Once Upon A Fur Con’s 2nd event as venue to become quarantine center

Prior vaccination and negative coronavirus tests mandated by a growing number of furcons

Furry fandom social events are slowly regaining traction as COVID-19 slows down. Thus, more furcons are needing attendees to get vaccinated or have a negative test prior. Some furcons also have said they will no longer allow exemptions based on … Continue reading Prior vaccination and negative coronavirus tests mandated by a growing number of furcons

Megaplex holds large furry gathering – one fur tests positive for COVID

Just recently, one of the eight largest furry conventions opened its doors to an in-person gathering. Megaplex 2021 saw 2,889 attendees on the first weekend of August 2021, ~80% of 2019’s pre-pandemic total. $50,000 was raised for the C.A.R.E. Foundation. Staff set COVID-19 policies and required masks in most cases, … Continue reading Megaplex holds large furry gathering – one fur tests positive for COVID

From threat to blame: The closure of Rocky Mountain Fur Con

DISCLAIMER: The content from paragraph two to four and in the subsequent photograph may be uncomfortable for some readers. Discretion is advised. US-based convention Rocky Mountain Fur Con (RMFC) should have been held August 11-13, 2017, themed “Carnival Nocturne”. But, … Continue reading From threat to blame: The closure of Rocky Mountain Fur Con