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How Instagram is fighting animal tourism

Instagram is actively taking a step to remove images which display the exploitation of animals. Animal selfies, which are seemingly innocent to the people posting the images, actually cause a lot of distress to the animals involved. Instagram is now beginning to alert users to these images and discouraging users from posting pictures like these. Animals, including sloths and kolas, dislike being handled or carried around, just to pose for unknowing tourists. Therefore, these animal selfies are causing these animals great amounts of distress. And let’s not forget lion cub petting, which fools many tourists with their hidden unethical practices. Visit claws out to find out more. What’s more, most...