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US lawmakers seek to ban captive big cats

A photo taken on March 25, 2013 shows a male lion at a zoological park the eastern French city of Amneville. US lawmakers proposed a ban on the private possession and breeding of big cats, saying that roadside zoos found around the country were inhumane aUS lawmakers on Thursday proposed a ban on the private possession and breeding of big cats, saying that roadside zoos found around the country were inhumane and put humans at risk. Wild animal ownership made headlines in 2011 when a suicidal man near Zanesville, Ohio, flung open the doors of his farm before shooting himself.