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Urge LivingSocial to Cancel Cruel Ringling Bros. Promotion!

Urge LivingSocial to Cancel Cruel Ringling Bros. Promotion!

Please contact LivingSocial and politely ask the company to cancel its Ringling ticket deal and to agree never to promote Ringling again.


9 Secret Devices That Animal Abusers Don’t Want You to Know About

9 Secret Devices That Animal Abusers Don’t Want You to Know About

These nine things are causing a lot of animals a lot of pain. What’s worse? It’s all standard operating procedure.

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Rhode Island Says Leave Bullhooks at the State Line

Rhode Island Says Leave Bullhooks at the State Line

Rhode Island becomes the first state to pass a resolution to protect elephants in circuses.

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Hocus-Pocus! Tarzan Zerbini Circus Trying to Pull a Fast One

Hocus-Pocus! Tarzan Zerbini Circus Trying to Pull a Fast One

Forcing elephants to perform is cruel no matter how the circus tries to spin it.

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60 Seconds That Will Change Your Life © Serg Alexander/Eyeworks Production

60 Seconds That Will Change Your Life

Can you step into the life of an animal for just one minute?

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Victory! No More Whips and Bullhooks in Clatsop County

Victory! No More Whips and Bullhooks in Clatsop County

See how one very determined person made a very real difference.

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What Has Ramos Bros. Circus Done Now?

What Has Ramos Bros. Circus Done Now?

Surprise! The Ramos Bros. Circus continues to neglect animals.

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After Woman Is Nearly Killed by Elephant, USDA Slaps Owner With Penalty

After Woman Is Nearly Killed by Elephant, USDA Slaps Owner With Penalty

Patricia Zerbini let a frustrated captive elephant nearly kill a woman. Now it’s Zerbini’s turn to pay.

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PETA Protests Circus World for Knowingly Hiring Elephant Abusers

PETA Protests Circus World for Knowingly Hiring Elephant Abusers

PETA members—led by a “bloodied,” bandaged “elephant”—protest Circus World’s cruel partnership with Carson & Barnes Circus.

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This 5-Year-Old Will Change the Way Everyone Thinks About the Circus (Video)

This 5-Year-Old Will Change the Way Everyone Thinks About the Circus (Video)

A trip to the circus changed one 5-year-old girl. And now she’s aiming to change the world.

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Update: Circus Ignores Elephant in the Room—and Boy Standing Behind Her

Update: Circus Ignores Elephant in the Room—and Boy Standing Behind Her

A man and a boy grab a dangerous photo op after a circus lets elephants enter an unsecured area.

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Los Angeles Finalizes Bullhook Ban

Los Angeles Finalizes Bullhook Ban

Last year, the LA City Council voted to support a bullhook ban, now the law has been drafted and formally adopted. The ban goes into effect in January 2017.


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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National Guard Armory in Tennessee Cancels Kangaroo Boxing

National Guard Armory in Tennessee Cancels Kangaroo Boxing

National Guard Armory in Tennessee cancels kangaroo boxing match as well as all of Stardust’s planned circus performances.


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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