Because beating elephants with metal bullhooks is WRONG.
REBLOG if you agree!
VICTORY! Thanks to all of YOU who sent messages, Travelzoo will STOP their partnership with Ringling!
More info: http://peta.vg/1hv
HEARTBREAKING: For 35+ years, Mali the elephant has been confined to a barren concrete enclosure at the Manila Zoo. She hasn’t seen another elephant in over THREE DECADES!
Help get her to a sanctuary NOW: http://peta.vg/1h9
Baby elephants forced to perform with circuses like Ringling Bros. can’t speak up, but YOU CAN. REBLOG this pic to spread the word!
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Mother elephants can only watch as their babies are torn from them, shackled, and beaten just to make them perform silly tricks in the circus. Join Edie Falco and skip the circus—choose cruelty-free entertainment for your family instead.
PETA volunteers spoke up for animals used in the circus last week outside of the Annual Circus Fans Association Of America (Yup, that exists) in San Diego!
(via Seattle Times)
Zoos’ efforts to preserve and propagate elephants have largely failed, both in Seattle and nationally. The infant-mortality rate for elephants in zoos is almost triple the rate in the wild.