After learning from PETA that the only way to force elephants to give rides is through violence and domination, World Spree Travel agreed to replace the elephant rides it had been offering at Amber Fort in India with jeep rides. The company also committed to not offering elephant rides as part of itineraries on any of its trips worldwide.
“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