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

News in brief – 15/09/21

Little Island Fur Con announces online event Starting from Singapore, Little Island Fur Con, or LIFC, has scheduled a virtual event Nov 18. The event, called LIFC Online, is set to break regional records again. This is because it will … Continue reading News in brief – 15/09/21

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

The political ‘backdoor’: Upcoming Oklahoma furcon FreeFurAll under fire due to claimed political motivation

Despite the pandemic’s momentum in the past year, many furries have planned for a post-pandemic future, including new furry events. On Wednesday (Sept 1), US non-profit Anthro West Open Organization, or AWOO, announced a new furcon named FreeFurAll. It will … Continue reading The political ‘backdoor’: Upcoming Oklahoma furcon FreeFurAll under fire due to claimed political motivation

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

As the Tokyo Summer Olympics approaches, Australian supermarket chain Woolworths is in for a surprise. Their Aussie Heroes‘ mascot characters had became a hot furry fandom tourist hotspot. The Hockey and Surfing Kangaroos, as well as Sydney Paralympics 2000 mascot … Continue reading Australian kangaroo mascots for Olympics-themed commemorative collection fire up furry attention

Anthro East Coast closes after four years of operations; barbecue picnic event to continue

Canadian convention Anthro East Coast, or AEC, has recently confirmed that the furcon will close, and its parent company will disband by September. This came after the furcon has announced their search for a new chairperson in April after their … Continue reading Anthro East Coast closes after four years of operations; barbecue picnic event to continue

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

Keywords and hashtags ‘furries’ and ‘furry twitter’ once again trend on social media platform Twitter

Excitement flies through the furry fandom, as many furries reported that the hashtags and keywords of ‘furries’ and ‘furry twitter’ have trended on social media platform Twitter. Many furries pointed to one of Twitter’s recent post on their official account … Continue reading Keywords and hashtags ‘furries’ and ‘furry twitter’ once again trend on social media platform Twitter