After learning that PETA’s undercover investigation into Yellowstone Bear World, located outside Rexburg, Idaho, revealed evidence that bears were denied adequate veterinary care, a supervisor threatened to throw a cub across a room and rip out all her teeth “one by one,” and staff were forced into dangerous, direct contact with adult bears, 12 businesses, including travel companies and online tourism sites, quickly removed promotions of the roadside zoo. They are AAA Club Alliance, AARP, Inspirock, Outdoorsy, KKday, Purely Travel, Roadside America, LazyTrips, RedRock RV Park, Travel Safe – Abroad, Trekaroo, and Outside Interactive. Join us in urging the remaining promoters to follow suit.
“Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights?” READ MORE
— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind