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UK Government to ban wild animals in circuses at last!

1 May 2019

After a decade of promises by the UK Government and more than 20 years of investigations and campaigning by Animal Defenders International, the UK Government announced, on 1 May, a bill to ban the use...

Massachusetts introduces legislation to ban certain traveling animal acts!

26 January 2019

In January 2019, Massachusetts State Senators Tarr and Welch, and Representatives Ehrlich, Lewis, and Gifford, introduced/cosponsored SD588/HD576, to ban certain traveling animal acts (elephants,...

Support Connecticut circus ban plans!

17 January 2019

Four new Connecticut state bills to end traveling wild animal acts - HB5024, HB5248, HB6001, and HB6017 - have been introduced. Cheers to the bill sponsors Representatives Camillo (HB6001, HB6017),...

Support Welsh circus ban plans!

19 November 2018

Update, January 2019: The draft legislation to ban wild animal in circuses in Wales has received overwhelming support from respondents to the consultation. A huge thank you to those who joined ADI in...

Bridgeport, Connecticut, considering ban on wild animal circus acts

1 November 2018

Update: On Monday, November 5, Bridgeport's City Council unanimously voted to ban wild and exotic animal circus acts. The second city in the state to pass such a ban, the ruling is especially...

Support for wild animal circus ban as strong as ever, new poll reveals.

4 October 2018

Animal Defenders International (ADI) has urged the UK, Welsh and Northern Ireland governments to step up and stop circus suffering without further delay, following publication of a new poll showing...

Thomas Chipperfield and his big cat circus act.

19 July 2018

Big cat circus trainer Thomas Chipperfield has been refused a licence to perform in England by Defra. Revealed in April 2018, the decision was upheld by North Staffordshire Magistrates Court following...

Wales to ban wild animals in circuses!

17 July 2018

UK wide legislation to stop circus suffering now one step closer.

The Welsh Government will ban the use of wild animals in circuses, the First Minister of Wales Carwyn Jones will announce...

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