The next time you go to pick up a box of animal crackers, you may notice it looks different. After 116 years, there's been a pretty big change to the design! 

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Barnum's Animal Crackers made by Nabisco have been around since 1902 typically the box depicts animals in a box car in cages.  But now the animals are free from cages!

The new design is to reflect the more modern change in opinion towards animals being used in circus acts.  Read more about the change, here!