These bulletins were sent to fur farmers by the Fur Commission, encouraging them to distribute it near their farms, hoping to capture the Animal Liberation Front at work.

"These attacks, besides being cruel and traumatic to the animals, […] Hundreds of animals have now suffered and painfully died due to these assaults on hard working families and their farms.”

This is what the ALF does:

And this is what fur farms do:

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There is a huge difference between breaking the neck of a mink and smashing a fur store window, but the values of society are revealed all too clearly when only the latter action is condemned as a crime worthy of intense opprobrium and legal action.
—  from Terrorists or Freedom Fighters?