circus animals

However, these changes don't happen without the efforts of committed and compassionate citizens across the country. Their voices--when raised in unison, with authority, and with fearlessness--can effect change most significantly.
ADI's work in Latin America first started in 2007 when they launched a campaign to end the use of animals in traveling circuses
They'll spend the rest of their lives at a sanctuary in Florida.
This is the depressing truth behind the greatest show on Earth.
The first state prohibition on exotic wildlife for entertainment appears headed for approval.
Adrielle Alves had a secret. A secret she'd been clinging to since joining Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey approximately four years earlier. Initially, she was hired to perform alongside the featured flying trapeze ensemble.
As both a ringmaster and a man, it is all at once awe-inspiring and humbling to look upon the enormity of a life such as Col. John Herriott's. A steep standard he has left, and it is well worth the ascent. In circus, we never say "goodbye," rather we say "see you down the road."
"I'm an elephant." "I can see that." "I just got notice I'll be out of work."
What can you do? For starters, PETA encourages you to avoid supporting any circus that includes animals and provides a list
I learned two things upon joining The Greatest Show On Earth over 15 years ago. 1) Top billing belongs to the four-legged mammals and 2) circus at its purest is a celebration of living things at their utmost.
Monkeys are dressed in garish clothes and smacked by trainers before they reluctantly ride bikes or horses. Bears wear brightly colored skirts and are forced to stand and skip with ropes, before being punched -- hard in the face -- when they fail.
One mental challenge that both Lacey and his Dad faced was keeping from laughing when one of the lions he was training started
Last year, the Ringling Brothers' parent company agreed to pay a $270,000 fine for allegedly violating the Animal Welfare
Paying big money to have tiger urine in your pink lemonade would piss most people off, but sources told Pravda that the victims
Payne said that Ringling has the largest herd of Asian elephants (50) in North America and is "dedicated to saving the endangered
In the video, the bears and monkeys are made to roller skate, jump rope and play basketball -- behavior PETA spokesperson
Ed Stewart, co-founder of the the Performing Animals Welfare Society, called for the United States to join the ranks of countries