Born Free’s survey reveals that a staggering 4,825 dangerous wild animals are licensed to be kept privately in Great Britain (and there may be many more kept without a licence). A total of 218 private addresses across 136 local authorities hold licences to keep dangerous wild animals such as lions, tigers, crocodilians and venomous reptiles! Click on the local authorities in the map below to find out which dangerous wild animals they license to be kept privately.
ACTION: Born Free is calling for a review of the Dangerous Wild Animals Act 1976 but we need a minimum of 10,000 signatures for a response from the UK Government.Please help us! Sign and share our petition today by clicking the button below.
There are no dangerous animals in this area.