Circus animals find safety in US state of Colorado

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Rehabilitating circus animals

Carnivore animals like lions, tigers, bears, wolves and leopards are being shipped from zoos and circuses around the world to a sanctuary in the U.S. state of Colorado. New laws and higher standards for animal care have helped prompt this growing trend. CCTV’s Hendrik Sybrandy filed this report from¬†Keenesburg, Colorado.

Circus animals find safety in US state of Colorado

Circus animals find safety in US state of Colorado

There's an exodus underway of carnivore animals like lions, tigers, bears, wolves and leopards. They are being shipped from zoos and circuses around the world to a sanctuary in the U.S. state of Colorado. New laws and higher standards for animal care have helped prompt this growing trend.