Stop Circus Suffering

New bill to ban traveling animal acts in Pennsylvania!

Recently introduced by Rep. Melissa Shusterman, HB996 already has 32 cosponsors!

A growing number of statewide wild/exotic animal circus bans are under discussion in the US, with a new Pennsylvania bill recently announced. Introduced by Rep. Melissa Shusterman, HB996 already has 32 cosponsors and has been assigned to the Assembly Agriculture & Rural Affairs Committee.

If you live in the state, please urge your legislators to support HB996. Find their details here:…/le…/home/findyourlegislator/

For talking points to include, see:

Elsewhere in the US, you can see if a ban is being considered where you live and take action here:


  1. Angelica · 29 March 2019 at 11:59a

    No need for the unnecessary torture.
    Ban all!

  2. Maria Loizou · 29 March 2019 at 11:59a

    Can we change Bill to cover all animals and not just exotic wild animals along with all circuses and not just traveling circuses?

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