Record Details

NGOCaptive Animals' Protection Society (CAPS)
AddressThe Captive Animals' Protection Society, PO Box 4186, Manchester, M60 3ZA
Telephone0845 3303911
Background InformationThe Captive Animals' Protection Society (CAPS) is an animal protection campaign group, founded by Irene Heaton. It specifically opposes the use of animals in circuses, and campaigns more generally against the use of captive and performing animals. It is, for example, sceptical about conservation arguments in favour of zoos, and campaigns against perceived abuses in zoos and aquaria. There also exists a Captive Animals' Protection Trust (charity no. 1104400). Company no. 2086775. Source:
Year Created1957
Other Names / Antecedent Bodies
Related Organisations
KeywordsAnimals and animal protection; Recreation & sport.
CollectionsThis organisation was contacted by DANGO and to date we have received no reply.
Last Edited ByRC at 16/10/2007 12:35:07