Naturally, if The Wizard of Oz had been made today, there isn’t any means in hell they’d permit this to occur. PETA can be absolutely slamming down each door at MGM, throwing protests galore due to this data. But The Wizard of Oz was initially launched again in 1939, which implies that such animal ethics and animal safety teams weren’t round again then (a minimum of, to not the identical dimension and scale they’re today). Also, it needs to be famous that within the ’30s, pretend fur designs weren’t what they’re today. That would possibly’ve performed a consider utilizing actual against pretend lion fur whereas creating this basic costume.