Mink fur is largely ranch-raised because ranch raised mink exceed in both quality and color over trapped mink. Mink is available in many colors, from mahogany to lunarine to demi-buff. Mink hair is short allowing for a less bulky coat which is more flattering to the female figure. Often respected by collectors, mink is well-known for its durability and can last a very long time if taken care of properly. Mink is most commonly used for coats and is known to be one of the most glamorous furs on the market.