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UK Bans Circus Animals: Canada Shoots Dead Cute, Tame Bear Cub

by | 24th, June 2011

HURRAH! So cheers the Independent from its front page. Victory in the campaign to ban circus animals .”

MPs of all parties unanimously backed a ban and the Government signalled that it would introduce one, ending forever the days of lions, tigers, elephants and other wild animals in the big top.

Lions and tigers can keep their jobs presenting death and sex shows on the BBC, but they will do so in the grasses of Africa, Spearmint Rhino or wherever it is that circus animals go to be wild. Their handlers can get work herding cats.

So. Good news. And mindful of it we look at the killing of a black bear cub in Canada.

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