The federal animal rights written and misleading ‘‘Traveling Exotic Animal and Public Safety Protection Act’’ (TEAPSPA) language has been posted (HR2863). While claiming to be an animal welfare bill, TEAPSPA actually bans animal at events including educational outreach programs, 4-H fairs presentations, Boy/Girl Scout meetings, etc. TEAPSPA has far overreaching repercussions and unintended consequences.
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