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Big-Cat Expert Exposes the Mind-Numbing, Painful Reality of Tigers at Ringling Bros.

An animal behaviorist pulls back the curtain on the miserable lives of big cats exploited by Ringling Bros. circus.

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Thousands of Swedes Call for Ban on Exotic Animals in Circuses

Swedish MPs agree: Wild animals shouldn’t be forced to entertain us.

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Urge LuLu Shriners to Stop Sponsoring Cruelty to Animals!

Please urge officials to replace these cruel events with humane alternatives.


PETA Asia’s Circus Investigation Is Causing a Stir in China

PETA Asia’s investigation that exposed animal abuse at circuses in China is reaching millions of people nationwide—and the government is listening.

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USDA Orders Circus to Care for Ailing Elephant After PETA Complains

Carson & Barnes has to stop ignoring Bunnie’s pervasive, seemingly painful leg problem.

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Victory! California Becomes Second State to Ban Bullhooks

California joins Rhode Island, becoming the second state to ban a weapon used to beat and intimidate elephants.


Victory! California Becomes Second State to Ban Bullhooks

California joins Rhode Island, becoming the second state to ban a weapon used to beat and intimidate elephants.

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How YOU Can Help Stop Elephant Abuse © iStock.com/ThanakonHD

How YOU Can Help Stop Elephant Abuse

Tired of seeing elephants hauled around and forced to give rides and perform ridiculous tricks? Imagine how they must feel! Here’s how you can help them.


How Bears Are Trained for the Circus

Investigations in Suzhou, China, revealed that bear cubs are chained, caged, and hit with sticks to be trained for the circus.

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VICTORY: Dublin Council Votes to Ban Wild-Animal Circuses © iStock.com/guentergini

VICTORY: Dublin Council Votes to Ban Wild-Animal Circuses

Dublin joins Limerick, Galway , and others who have taken a stand against circuses that force animals such as elephants, tigers, and zebras to perform.

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This Is What Life Is Like for a Bear in the Chinese Circus Industry

Meet a bear whose life in the Chinese circus industry is filled with torment.

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Victory! Rhode Island Bans Bullhooks © iStock.com/Kyslynskyy

Victory! Rhode Island Bans Bullhooks

One state down, 49 more to go …

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Victory! Rhode Island Bans Bullhooks

Governor Gina Raimondo just made Rhode Island the first state in the nation to legally ban the use of bullhooks!


Bear Cubs, Lions Hit, Chained, and Deprived in the Chinese Circus Industry

PETA Asia found appalling abuse, decrepit living conditions, and animals suffering on a massive scale in the Chinese circus industry. Take action now!


Bear Cubs Hit, Chained, and Deprived in the Chinese Circus Industry

Throughout China, circuses, traveling shows, and roadside zoos force animals—including bears, monkeys, tigers, lions, dogs, and others—to perform for the public.

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