On Parade: The Hidden World of Animals in Entertainment

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Rob Laidlaw has travelled the world and documented abuses of animals in a variety of situations from roadside snake charmers in India to dancing bears in China, to the racetracks and movie studios of North America. This book examines animals at the zoo and circus, animals working in movies and television, violence in the world of performing animals and offers ways to improve these conditions.

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2011 Vancouver Children's Literature Roundtable - Information Book Award

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Rob Laidlaw has spent nearly 30 years campaigning to protect animals in captivity and in the wild. His work has taken him from northern Canada to tropical Asia and includes more than one thousand visits to zoos and other locations where animals are kept and trained for entertainment purposes. A chartered biologist, avid outdoorsman and cave explorer, he is a founder of the wildlife protection organization Zoocheck Canada.

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