Tuesday, 12 April 2016

NEWSLINK: USDA Cracks Down on Roadside Zoos

The battle against roadside zoos — where animals are exhibited for entertainment, handled throughout the day by strangers and abused by facility staff — has been a long one.

While the Association of Zoos and Aquariums oversees inspection, accreditation and standards maintenance at zoos and aquaria across the United States — including rigid requirements for animal welfare – roadside zoos are subject to no such regulation.


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