Vinnytsia city Council banned the use of performing animals in circuses-a chapiteau in the city. About it reports a press-service of the Council.
“Today, August 23, members of the city Council in regular session adopted a decision on the prohibition of placing on the territory of the city visiting mobile circuses-a chapiteau, the show which animals are used. The Department of culture of Vinnytsia city Council responded to a petition from the citizens, which is just a day gained more than 350 votes required for consideration, and brought the matter to the deputies”, – stated in the message.
It is noted that the petition was created on August 1, after escaping from a traveling circus elephant Maya. As established journalistic investigation, come to Vinnitsa circus from which he escaped elephant, animal illegally exploited previously, she performed in a circus in Berlin, after which she had to pass for the rehabilitation of the Karlsruhe zoo.
Earlier in Khorostkiv, Ternopil region employees traveling circus was left in the street of the camel. It was also reported that in Krivoy Rog in the circus of heart failure died a lion.