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Eva in PETA anti-fur campaign

Eva Mendes is the latest celebrity to have signed up for PETA.

Written by Agencies | London |
November 26, 2009 8:59:18 am

Hollywood bombshell Eva Mendes is the latest celebrity to have signed up for the anti-fur movement heralded by PETA.

The ‘Hitch’ star used to wear fur earlier,but having a dog as a pet has changed her ways forever and now she is fronting the animal rights campaign group’s latest expose of the fur industry,reported Mirror online.

“I have a dog named Hugo and it literally changed my life. Every choice that I make,I always think about my little Hugo and think,’God,would I eat him? Would I cage him up,and you know,would I skin him?’ No,of course not,” said Mendes.

PETA’s new campaign includes an investigation into fur farms and markets in China.

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“Millions of animals are killed for their pelts each year. The thing is,I didn’t always know how animals were killed for their fur and I even wore fur once myself. But when I learned how cruel the fur industry is – and that there are no laws protecting these animals – I swore that I’d never wear it again,” said Mendes.

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