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Circuses

Carson & Barnes Circus Lets Sick Llama Suffer

Adding to its already appalling record, Carson & Barnes Circus gets cited by the feds yet again.

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Update: Animal Trainer Who Starved Elephant Denied Another Exhibitor License

Update: Animal Trainer Who Starved Elephant Denied Another Exhibitor License

The USDA has denied an abusive animal trainer’s request for a new exhibitor license.

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NYC Gives Landmark Reprieve to Animals Stuck in Circus

NYC Gives Landmark Reprieve to Animals Stuck in Circus

New York City’s mayor and health department keep UniverSoul Circus’ cruel animal acts out of the city.

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Victory! No Elephant Rides at San Diego Fair

Victory! No Elephant Rides at San Diego Fair

No elephants will suffer at the San Diego County Fair this year. Could this set a new precedent?

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Elephants Used to Give Children Rides Escape From Shrine Circus

Elephants Used to Give Children Rides Escape From Shrine Circus

Witnesses at a Shrine circus say that loud noises from patrons scared three elephants, who fled the building and damaged vehicles before being captured.

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Urge Circus World to End Cruel Elephant Exhibits!

Urge Circus World to End Cruel Elephant Exhibits!

Join PETA in urging the Circus World Museum Foundation’s board of directors to make the compassionate decision to end cruel elephant acts at Circus World!


CZA, AWBI Issue ‘Show Cause’ Notices to Circuses

CZA, AWBI Issue ‘Show Cause’ Notices to Circuses

The CZA stated that it is considering withdrawing the recognition of circuses as a “captive animal facility”, making it illegal for them to keep wild animals.

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10 Reasons Not to Attend the Circus

10 Reasons Not to Attend the Circus

After reading these 10 reasons not to attend the circus, you’ll want to tear up those circus tickets!

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Meet Karen: 45 Years of Suffering in the Circus (Video)

Meet Karen: 45 Years of Suffering in the Circus (Video)

Karen was captured as a baby 45 years ago and forced into the circus. Years of chaining and beatings have taken their toll. Will she ever be free?

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International Market World Agrees Not to Offer Rides on Nosey

International Market World Agrees Not to Offer Rides on Nosey

International Market World agreed not to offer rides on Nosey the elephant.


Oakland Tightens Its Grip on Circuses

Oakland Tightens Its Grip on Circuses

It’s unanimous. Oakland has had it with circuses clowning around with animals’ health and welfare.

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Chilli of TLC: ‘Boycott the Circus!’

Chilli of TLC: ‘Boycott the Circus!’

See Chilli of the multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning trio TLC strip down to her fiercest stripes for animals who are abused by circuses.


Ramos Bros. Prohibited From Bringing Exotic Animals Into Glendale!

Ramos Bros. Prohibited From Bringing Exotic Animals Into Glendale!

PETA and compassionate citizens sent letters to Glendale officials urging them to protect the safety of animals and the public, and this year, Glendale prohibited Ramos Bros. from bringing …


India to End Elephant Use in Circuses

India to End Elephant Use in Circuses

You can help bring about a ban on the use of all animals in Indian circuses. Take action today.

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UniverSoul Circus Whistleblower Report Will Make Your Jaw Drop

UniverSoul Circus Whistleblower Report Will Make Your Jaw Drop

PETA demands an investigation after a longtime UniverSoul Circus employee steps forward with reports of animal abuse and bitten-off fingers behind the “big top.”

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