Jersey City approves circus ban

On September 14, 2016 a measure intended to ban circuses from Jersey City was adopted by the City Council to a round of applause from a group of animal lovers NJ.Com reported. The city law, which was adopted by a 7-1-1 vote, prohibits performances of certain exotic animals. Mayor Steve Fulop said he proposed the … Continue reading Jersey City approves circus ban

WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner ~ 18 September 2016

WildCat Conservation Legal Aid Society ~ WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner Our weekly podcast provides a recap of the week’s top news stories affecting all wildcats around the world. The series also highlights work performed by WCCLAS, featured interviews, commentaries and special reports. Top News Stories for Sunday, 18 September 2016: … Continue reading WildCat News Brief Podcast ~ with host Alex Warner ~ 18 September 2016

Jersey City to vote on bill banning performances of wild and exotic animals

The New Jersey Journal (NJ.com) reports circuses may no longer be welcome in Jersey City. During next week’s city council meeting it is expected the council will take action on a bill that will ban performances of wild and exotic animals. If formally adopted, Jersey City will become one of a host of public entities … Continue reading Jersey City to vote on bill banning performances of wild and exotic animals