LegalZoom Blog

Legal news and small business tips.

Archive for the ‘Animal Rights’ tag

L.A. First to Ban Bullhooks for Circus Elephant Training

without comments

In an unprecedented step, Los Angeles became the first city to outlaw the use of bullhooks by elephant trainers in traveling circuses, according to the Los Angeles Times. The City Council voted to give circuses three years to change their practices or remove elephants from their shows altogether. Bullhooks are sharp-tipped tools that critics say […]

Read more

Written by Kylie Jane Wakefield

December 18th, 2013 at 12:30 pm

Posted in Legal News

Tagged with