14 States in Iran Ban Wild Animal Circus Acts
An Animal Rights Article from All-Creatures.org


Stop Circus Suffering / Animal Defenders International (ADI)
December 2014

Just a few weeks after we reported how our friends at Animal Rights Watch had secured the first two regional wild animal circus bans in Iran, we are thrilled to tell you that a total of 14 states have banned wild animals in circuses!

Iran bans circus animals
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The ‘NO TO CIRCUS’ campaign even has the support of the Department of the Environment, who are responsible for granting licences to circuses performing with wild animals but have allowed ARW to use its logo on their campaign poster.

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