11 Eye-Opening Misconceptions About The Furry Fandom

    This weekend I attended Califur, the annual Southern California Furry Convention, and talked to an attendee about misconceptions of the community.

    I was expecting sexual stuffed animals come to life, but ended up experiencing something completely different.

    I sat down with Allison Barrios, attendee and self-proclaimed furry, to discuss the stereotypes surrounding the furry fandom.

    We discussed the major misconceptions the public has about the fascinating subculture.

    To some, the furry fandom is a confusing and possibly deviant subculture, but to furries, it is a loving and accepting part of their life they couldn't live without.