According to a story in Norway's Aftenposten newspaper, there have been more actions against the Norwegian fur industry in the six last months than ever before. 50 actions have been reported to the police, in addition to several minor actions.

Most of the actions have targeted fur shops in Oslo. All of the shops in the city have been hit-- many of them repeatedly. The most recent action was against the headquarters of the Norwegian fur farmers organization, where 20 windows were smashed, slogans painted and a car destroyed.

photo: In February, the home and car of Oslo furrier Stein PhillipThoresen was covered in paint, the windows were broken and the tires flattened.