The Usenet newsgroup alt.fan.furry is in the general topic area of miscellaneous alternative topics and covers the specific topic of fans of furry animals in Steve Gallacci's book. This group is an open forum. About 55 percent of the Usenet servers on the Internet subscribe to this group. The average number of messages sent to this group per day is 32 or about 87 kilobytes. About 12 percent of messages on this group also appear on other groups.