Leisurely he gathered up the six pelts
and one of the carcasses, and as the lioness appeared between the boles of two trees he swung upward into the branches above him.
And the Kiondiker threw down his pelts
and nuggets as dross, and let his jaw fall half-way, and stared at her.
I grieve to state that the entire troop raced home as hard as they could pelt
, and were soon skirmishing briskly over their lunch, utterly oblivious of what Jamie (who had been much impressed by the sermon) called "the captain's beautiful teck.
He gives me a 'apenny to pelt
him home if I ketches him out too late,' says the boy.
Though we have good coyote pelts
, the higher demand is for the smaller, paler western pelts
Just over 52,000 swakara pelts
changed hands last week at the Kopenhagen fur auction where Namibian karakoel farmers enjoyed the results of one of their best seasons ever.
fur farmers sold nearly $260 million in raw mink pelts
to South Korean and Chinese buyers last year, according to Federal agriculture officials.
The new price structure will hurt American Fur businesses this coming season due to the sharp increase in the cost of the pelts
Bobcats, whether alive or dead, including their pelts
and other parts, are considered wildlife under the Lacey Act.
In cutting pelts
, it is common to make a shallow cut on the "meat side" with a razor knife to avoid cutting the hair.
The problem is that changed deliming techniques change the properties of pelts
CHEAP Chinese fur, including the pelts
of cats and dogs, is flooding into Britain and the EU, a conservation charity claims.
Officially, they're not empowered to arrest anybody, only to confiscate pelts
and collect fines.
Chinese authorities in an ethnic Tibetan county in western China have banned the public burning of pelts
from endangered animals, apparently because the activities are linked to the Dalai Lama, who has urged Tibetans not to wear the fur from such animals, a Tibet advocacy group said Wednesday.
Ethnic Tibetans in western China are burning pelts
to protest the use of endangered wildlife species for their traditional clothing, Tibet advocacy groups said Monday.