It seems to be all over the press but maybe we must give the credit of spotting it first to the Daily Mail,
Several years ago the IFTF, now headed by the disgraced former Lib Dem MP Mark Oaten, developed the scheme known as Origin Assured. This offers ‘assurances on the humane treatment of animals’. So how does this claim stand up? Under this scheme, fur trappers are still allowed to use leg-hold traps and to crush and drown animals.