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Paris bans pony rides for children following animal rights campaign

Children take a pony ride on the Parc Monceau as the city of Paris is introducing a ban on pony-riding starting from 2025 after the animal protection association, Paris Animaux Zoopolis warned of shortcomings in animal welfare in Paris, France, on 16th August, 2023

Paris, France Reuters Paris will ban pony rides for children in its public parks from 2025 following a campaign by animal rights activists who argue that the ponies are not well treated. Pony rides have been a popular feature in Paris parks like Champ de Mars, Parc Monceau and Parc du Luxembourg for decades, mostly […]