• USDA Revokes Iowa Roadside Zoo's Exhibitor License and Issues $10,000 Penalty

    One year ago - By Animal Legal Defense Fund

    Animal Legal Defense Fund Lawsuits Expose Pattern of Cruel Conditions at Cricket Hollow Animal Park
    Contact: Natalia Lima, natalia aldf.org, 201 679 7088
    Des Moines, IA - In a rare move, the United States Department of Agriculture revoked Cricket Hollow Animal Park's exhibitor's license and issued a $10,000 fine against roadside zoo owners Pamela and Thomas Sellner.
    This decision comes as a result of a campaign led by the Animal Legal Defense Fund to expose the suffering and neglect of animals at Cricket Hollow. The multiple lawsuits that the national organization filed-and won-against...
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