Circus Resources

The list of resources below will provide you with the information and assistance that you will need to help put an end to circuses that use animals in your town.

Animal-Free Circuses

Circus Literature

Quick Circus Facts

In addition to these, PETA also maintains factsheets on numerous circuses that detail U.S. Department of Agriculture violations and other problems. Click here to see all of our available factsheets.

If you have any questions or would like to be connected to others in your area who want to stop the circus from coming to your community, please contact PETA’s activist liaisons at [email protected].

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 Ingrid E. Newkirk

“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