Ban wild animal circuses - Noonan

MALCOLM Noonan, the city councillor is proposing that Kilkenny Borough Council support the introduction of by-laws or other measures which would ensure that circuses which use wild animals are prohibited from performing in any part of the local authority area.

MALCOLM Noonan, the city councillor is proposing that Kilkenny Borough Council support the introduction of by-laws or other measures which would ensure that circuses which use wild animals are prohibited from performing in any part of the local authority area.

This is in light of the well-documented evidence of suffering endured by the animals involved and the serious animal welfare issues raised.