Outrage over festive use of reindeer in Lancaster

Outrage over festive use of reindeer in Lancaster

A former Mayor of Lancaster has slammed organisers for using reindeer at a festive event.
Joyce Taylor has spoken against the use of reindeer at the Christmas show in Market Square on Saturday.
“Animals are not props, they should be treated with respect,” said Joyce, a former Morecambe councillor.
“Reindeers don’t belong in Market Square, they are a wild animal, they should be in their own environment.
“The poor little things get penned off, in a confined space with people trying to pet them, it is wrong they shouldn’t be subject to that kind of stress.
“I battled in 1985 to stop people... read more

14 December 2017 in Regional North West , Views: 36

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