Among European countries, which banned the use of animals in circuses, intends to accede and Italy. Since 2012, Europe has increasingly supported a “human circus”. Latvian zoodefenders hope that soon this law will be adopted in Latvia.
RIGA, 28 Mar Sputnik. The Italian government plans to ban the use of animals in circuses across the country, it will also affect foreign circuses, performances. Now in views can take part only people, writes Italian Corriere della Sera.
And it’s not just promises: the bill proposed by the Minister of culture of Italy Dario Franceschini, has already passed the consideration of the Parliament and sent to the Senate. However, the ban will be phased in gradually, the law may come into force soon.
It’s the first law of its kind in Europe: in 2012, Greece banned the use of animals in circuses. In most European countries have total or partial bans.
So, in Belgium it is impossible to act in the circus with wild animals, but parrots and camels are considered domestic, in Estonia and Poland circus animals can’t be born in Decouverte. In Portugal vetoed to the circus with apes (orangutans, gorillas, chimpanzees), and in Hungary it is forbidden to train elephants. Sometimes the bans are only part of the country: for example, wild animals in circuses is illegal in Barcelona and in the Norwegian province of Tromso. Continue reading
Studies prove that Pets help avoid depression, asthma, allergies and improve the dynamics of family relationships. And the children who have Pets are much less likely to quarrel with their parents, have higher self-esteem and make more friends.
It is always possible to have a purebred cat or choose a cute watchdog from a shelter, but if you want something more exotic, then this review will help you make a choice.
Before you buy an unusual pet, it is important to consult with a veterinarian (a doctor, not a shop) about the living conditions, diet and frequency of walks. If you can provide the pet the necessary conditions, then go for it. Reptiles, rodents and marsupials are waiting for you in his arms.
Three-year-old Lama Juice is living with his mistress Nicole in the German city of mülheim.
Generally llamas are Pets more than three thousand years. For the first time to tame this strange animal was thought by the Peruvian Indians, who lived in the Andes. The main difference between home-Lam from wild — wool. At first it softer. But do not forget that the Lama is the closest relative of the camels. Therefore, to offend her is not recommended. Continue reading
A group of United Russia headed by the Chairman of the Committee for the protection of natural resources Eugene Tugolukov submitted to the state Duma the bill “About responsible treatment of animals”, containing innovations in this area.
In particular, first introduced the situation about their animal companions. Referred to them as usual for Russians, Pets – cats, dogs, horses, Guinea pigs and hamsters, and rare chameleon and arthropods. Animal companions include parrots and hawks.
There is a list of potentially dangerous breeds of dogs, the contents of which are set special requirements – training, compulsory registration, the paddock only with muzzle and leash. It includes American pit bull Terrier, South African Boerboel, Karelian bear dog, Caucasian shepherd, Anatolian Karabash, Alabai and American Staffordshire Terrier.
The bill establishes the responsibilities of pet owners to provide them with proper living conditions. Not allowed to torture animals, causing them beatings, mutilations, injuries, cruel killing of animals, instigation of animal on person or other animals. The list of conditions that permitted the killing of an animal: if it is incurable hurt, attacked a man and caused him harm (except service animals). Continue reading