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Film Review: The Conservation Game

By edhat staff Directed by Michael Webber Starring Tim Harrison, Carney Anne Nasser, Jeff Kremer, Rus Muntz, Keith Gad World Premiere, Documentary If you were lucky enough to get a ticket to The Conservation Game (it ‘sold out’ due to streaming caps) or have a pass, you will be a lot more informed about the ugly reality of trafficking and abuse of exotic animals, particularly big cats.

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‘Tiger King’ bill draws criticism from exotic animal owners

The bill, SB344, is sponsored by Sen. James Ohrenschall (D-Las Vegas) and would prohibit a person from importing, possessing, selling, transferring or breeding dangerous wild animals — a classification that includes elephants, non-human primates, bears, tigers and other big cats. Certain groups would be exempt from the ban, though, such as licensed veterinarians, law enforcement, animal control, the Department of Wildlife and entities accredited by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums, which is a nonprofit dedicated to the advancement of zoos.

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Titus’ work for animals valued – Las Vegas Sun Newspaper

I write to thank Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev., for her continued work to protect animals. She recently cosponsored the Big Cat Public Safety Act, HR263, and the Animal Cruelty Enforcement Act, HR1016. Private ownership of big cats such as tigers, lions, panthers and leopards is a dangerous game of Russian roulette and HR263 would help keep children and families in Nevada safe from their harm.

Read the full article at: lasvegassun.com

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