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Rory Mackin
Rory Mackin Campaign leader

This article has many different stories about animals being rescued from circuses and animals being raised in zoos. All the stories relate…Read More

These Stories of Rescued 4 Former Circus Animals Will Lift Your Spirits

One Green Planet
The allure of the circus lies in the ability of performers to trick the audience into believing what they are watching is extraordinary or in someway magical. Circus acts feature giant elephants performing handstands and ferocious lions and tigers bending to the every will of their trainers, and they create the illusion that what is happening on…Read More
Rory Mackin
Rory Mackin Campaign leader

Although some children dream of running away to join the circus, it is a safe bet that most animals forced to perform in circuses dream of…Read More

Circuses: Three Rings of Abuse

PETA
Circuses: Three Rings of Abuse Although some children dream of running away to join the circus, it is a safe bet that most animals forced to perform in circuses dream of running away from the circus. Colorful pageantry disguises the fact that animals used in circuses are captives who are forced—under threat of punishment—to perform confusing,…Read More
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