Many furries have “fursonas” they identify with, some do not.Furry can be considered a hobby, an identity, a grassroots community and more. Furries often closely identify with one or more anthropomorphic character, which is called a fursona. Some furries role play or chat as their fursona online and some identify with their fursona as an avatar or artistic shorthand.Welcome to Furry Mate, the world's premier furry dating site. Check out Cupid as a perfect place to find furry singles.For some furries, a fursuit is a vital and liberating way to live out their fursona. It’s a big community running the gamut from casual online fans to people who see their fursonas as something spiritual. If there’s one message we can’t repeat often enough it’s that there is literally no wrong way to be a furry.
It’s a common misconception that all furries have or want a fursuit.Some would argue that to be a furry, you must think and talk like one (i.e. Even if you go to conventions, wear a fursuit, draw the art, writes the stories etc but don't talk using furry lingo, you're not a furry.