Ohio Animal Law
Areas of Practice
A brief introduction to the Animal Welfare Act's ("AWA") Exhibitor licensing scheme.
The ethical issues with exhibition of nonhuman animals and an argument that exhibition of animals is intrinsically cruel and exploitative.
A look at the use of social media platforms, specifically Instagram and TikTok for animal exploitation and cruelty.
The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service ("APHIS") does not enforce the exhibitor licensing scheme for social media accounts, despite the lucrative industry and rampant cruelty.
References, Sources, Citations, and Further Reading