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12 Things Ringling Doesn’t Want You to Know

On Elephant Appreciation Day, it’s easy to see that Ringling Bros. doesn’t appreciate elephants at all. Here’s the proof.

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Live-Tweeting of Circus Highlights Cruelty Under the Bright Lights

Ringling Bros. circus gets quite a shock when PETA live-tweets a performance in order to help put the spotlight on animal abuse.

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No, These Elephants Aren’t Dancing

The spin put on “dancing” elephants at the Circus World Museum is … well, maddening.

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Victory! Moscow International Circus Suspends Animal Acts

The Moscow International Circus has pledged not to use any animals in its upcoming performances after tens of thousands of people objected.

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Victory! Honolulu Circus Will Not Feature Live Animals! © Alan Abraham

Victory! Honolulu Circus Will Not Feature Live Animals!

It has now been confirmed that the circus will not use ANY animals this year!


Come One, Come All … Anyone?

Are the days of jamming animals in boxcars and cages finally coming to an end?

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Tyke’s Last Performance

Twenty years ago, Tyke’s final circus appearance ended in death, injuries, and a hail of bullets. Circuses are still driving animals to the brink.


UPDATE: Ringling Elephants Reportedly Locked Up for More Than 30 Hours Straight

Try to imagine standing chained in a railroad boxcar for more than 30 hours straight.

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Universal Disdain and Outrage at UniverSoul Circus

Even though it seems obvious that she’s in pain, the UniverSoul Circus apparently forced a lame elephant to perform.

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Tyke the Elephant’s Last Day on Earth (VIDEO)

Twenty years ago, Tyke the elephant gave her last circus performance. Here’s how it all ended.

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Jenna Fischer Says Elephants Shouldn’t Have to Work © StarMaxInc.com

Jenna Fischer Says Elephants Shouldn’t Have to Work

See what The Office’s Jenna Fischer has to say about elephant rides.

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Mexican Circus Fined for Mutilated Animals

Authorities just fined Harley Circus approximately $53,000 for featuring a bear whose lower jaw had been removed and a lion and three spider monkeys who were declawed and defanged.

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Dumbo: Old Movie, New Twist?

Can ‘Dumbo’ have a fairy tale ending after all?

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Circus Signs Go Missing—Police Go After 84-Year-Old PETA Member

Octogenarian PETA member fights for her right to protest.

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Contact Congress Today to Help Stop Circus Suffering!

Urge your representative to support and co-sponsor the Traveling Exotic Animal Protection Act (H.R. 4525) and help put an end to the suffering.


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