Animal Defenders International (ADI) supports European protest to uphold Austrian circus ban
Austria was the first country in the European Union to ban wild animals in circuses. This ban, besides saving many animals from a life of suffering, has also set a precedent that paves the way for bans all over Europe.
Animal circuses: Circuses and the UK Animal Welfare Bill
The UK’s Animal Welfare Bill had its second reading in the House of Commons on 10th January and will finish in Committee on January 26th. The Bill will cover animals in circuses and represents a genuine opportunity to end this archaic abuse in the UK once and for all.