Got 30 Seconds? See What’s Wrong With UniverSoul Circus

Published by Jennifer Bates.

With a long history of contracting with notorious animal abusers like Hugo Liebel—who has mistreated ailing elephant Nosey for two decades—and a shameful record of endangering the public with potential exposure to tuberculosis and to dangerous animals, it’s all cruelty under the big top at UniverSoul Circus.

Given its history of animal abuse and negligence regarding public safety, it’s high time that UniverSoul dropped its animal acts to focus on human performers instead, like Cirque Éloize, San Francisco–based Circus Finelli, and many others have already done.

What You Can Do

Urge UniverSoul to end its cruel animal acts, and never buy a ticket to any circus that forces animals to perform.

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“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