FUR-ther was the cover story of the December 8, 2008, issue of the San Luis Obispo County NewTimes, written by Anna Weltner.
The article reports on different broad aspects of the furry fandom. It mentions Further Confusion, Califur, and Midwest FurFest as major furry conventions. It also lists Tapestries and Anthroverse as popular furry websites.
The article includes brief interviews with several furries:
- Gregory Rice
- Far Raptor (using the pseudonym "Sedona Wolf")
- Rachel Keslensky (Author of the webcomic Last Res0rt; select pages were also used for the issue's cover art)
- Quentin Long
- Michael Bergey