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Malaga bans animals in circuses

circus elephant

Illustration: Wikimedia

Malaga municipality is going to ban the use of animals in circuses and the disputed use of pony rides that are often found at Spanish Ferias.

Malaga’s mayor told during a meeting with Tidus that the ban will be enacted in January 2015. The details of the ban will be studied during the next few weeks.

Tidus is an alliance of animal welfare organizations that is newly formed in Malaga and this is the third local Tidus alliance in Spain. Tidus was created to collect various animal organizations into a unified voice speaking animal rights.