Articles tagged with: wild animal act ban Help circus animals left behind by broken promises. 17 February 2017 · 0 comments A ban on wild animal circuses was first promised over a decade ago. 94.5% of the public want to see the ban implemented, and 98% of MPs stood on a manifesto promise to do so – yet these outdated and unwanted acts are still legal in the UK. Massachusetts state bill introduced to prohibit wild animal acts. 24 January 2017 · 0 comments Massachusetts State Senator Bruce Tarr has introduced SD.2002 – a bill to prohibit traveling wild and exotic animal acts in the state.