A Brush with Death – The story behind the Mongoose Hair brushes
A film by Wildlife Trust of India (WTI).
This is a documentary about the killings of hundreds of mongoose to cater the paint brush making industry. Mongoose hair brushes are still manufactured in India and exported to other countries as artists like these brushes. No one is aware about the ‘bloody Truth’ behind the beautiful paintings. Many artists use these brushes without knowing the fact that these brushes are illegal .. Many leading suppliers are selling these brushes as ‘sable brushes’ or badger brushes. Watch the video and so that so that buying of these brushes will stop. For more information, please see this page on the WTI website: wti.org.in/current-news/120117_Deathly_strokes_threaten_mongoose.html