Topi Ruotsalainen: “Cow says Aaargh!”
2011, Oil on board, 31 x 55 cm
This painting will go on Animalia’s Eläin! auction in Bio Rex, Helsinki (2.4. 2011) to raise money for Fur Farm Free Finland 2025 -campaign
Other participating artists (among others): Bettie Blackheart, Eeva-Leena Eklund, Marjatta Hanhijoki, Outi Heiskanen, Eeva Hänninen, Petra Innanen, Pertti Jarla, Ruth Johansson, Inari Krohn, Anssi Kasitonni, Jani Leinonen, Kaisa Leka, Rakel Liekki, Ari Liimatainen, Rosa Liksom, Milla Paloniemi, Petteri Pulli, Panu Puolakka, Ville Ranta, Iiu Susiraja, Katja Tukiainen, Helena Vuorinen
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“Animalia works to enhance the recognition of animal rights as well as to improve the status and the wel-being of animals in our society. Animalia – A Federation for the Protection of Animals – is against any treatment, breeding and use of animals that causes suffering or prevents them from exhibiting their natural behaviour. By suffering, we mean pain, agony, stress, fear, mental and physical discomfort, injury and illness.”
“Animalia is commited to persistent work for animals by focusing on campaigning, distributing information and influencing legislation, attitudes and practices.”