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Animal Welfare Act Guidelines for County and State Fairs [APHIS Animal Care Fact Sheet]


Author:
United States, Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, and Animal Care Division
Year:
2012
Subject:
Animal Welfare--Laws and legislation
Abstract:
Although exhibiting agricultural animals at state and county fairs is exempted from regulation under the Animal Welfare Act, there are some exhibits at fairs that may be covered by regulations, such as elephant or camel rides. This fact sheet goes over which activities are regulated and which are exempted.
Publisher:
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
Collection:
Animal Welfare Act History Digital Collection