As allegations on ‘political motivations’ intensify, venue relocation ensues for FreeFurAll

DISCLAIMER: Some tweet posts below may contain language considered offensive to some viewers. Reader discretion is advised. In the US, an upcoming Oklahoma-based convention named FreeFurAll has been under fire because furries alleged they have political agendas. The response from … Continue reading As allegations on ‘political motivations’ intensify, venue relocation ensues for FreeFurAll

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

Australia piques furry interest in 2021 Summer Olympics with anthro characters

Not since the 1980s have anthropomorphic animals and the Olympics come together more than in the news out of Australia in the past few weeks. As the Summer Olympics get ready to begin after a year’s delay due to the global pandemic, … Continue reading Australia piques furry interest in 2021 Summer Olympics with anthro characters

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

Pride in adversity: Furry harassed with LGBT slurs over flying rainbow flag; provocation ends up in flames

With the start of June, or known as Pride Month, one of the ways many members of the LGBT community celebrate the month is to fly the rainbow flag, also called the pride flag. Recently, a furry called Retro Ushi … Continue reading Pride in adversity: Furry harassed with LGBT slurs over flying rainbow flag; provocation ends up in flames

Banned on forgery: Denfur bans furry for encouraging forgery of vaccination cards; more furcons follow suit and invoke ban

As the vaccination drive goes on globally, demand for fake vaccination record cards are on the rise; in one instance being sold online, with prices going from $20 USD a piece to $60 USD per four pieces. A related case … Continue reading Banned on forgery: Denfur bans furry for encouraging forgery of vaccination cards; more furcons follow suit and invoke ban

Confuzzled part ways with Professor Elemental following public pressure on social media

On 1 May, British furcon Confuzzled has announced that their invited guest musician Professor Elemental will no longer be involved with the convention. This followed much concern on social media over Professor Elemental’s reportedly transphobic position – a 2016 retweet … Continue reading Confuzzled part ways with Professor Elemental following public pressure on social media

Don’t Hug Cacti controversy: Confusion rises amid cooldown; suspicion towards both sides build up

**Content warning: potentially disturbing information and strong language Confusion on the rise, as the debate over the controversy involving fursuit maker Don’t Hug Cacti’s co-owner Lucky Coyote’s alleged misconduct cools down. Recap Since September last year in 2020, Lucky and … Continue reading Don’t Hug Cacti controversy: Confusion rises amid cooldown; suspicion towards both sides build up

Don’t Hug Cacti controversy: Co-owner Lucky Coyote releases video responding to allegations of misconduct

**Note: Qutens is raising money for a legal defence – not for a legal case said in the video. To recap on the Don’t Hug Cacti controversy: It started in September 2020 when Twitter user Qutens tweeted a document – … Continue reading Don’t Hug Cacti controversy: Co-owner Lucky Coyote releases video responding to allegations of misconduct

Don’t Hug Cacti controversy: Claims of owner Lucky Coyote misbehaving circulates; DHC intends lawsuit against allegations

**Note: Qutens is raising money for a legal defense – not for a legal case said in the video. Don’t Hug Cacti, DHC for short, a prominent fursuit maker in the community is currently facing backlash from claims alleging that … Continue reading Don’t Hug Cacti controversy: Claims of owner Lucky Coyote misbehaving circulates; DHC intends lawsuit against allegations