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Urge Baseball Team to Cancel Cruel Monkey Acts
3 years ago

 

Massachusetts' Minor League baseball team, the Lowell Spinners, will be holding capuchin monkey "acts" as team promotions: one billed as "Django The Monkey Appearance!" and the other as "Cowboy Rodeo Night" —  where capuchin monkeys are forced into costumes, strapped to dogs and raced around a track. These animals endure a miserable, bizarre, and stressful ordeal that can result in injury. PETA asked the team owner to replace these acts with any of the countless humane alternatives, but our request has been dismissed.
 
Animals used for "entertainment" in traveling acts suffer terribly and need your voice! Deprived of everything that is natural and important to them, they live in constant anxiety, physical discomfort, and frustration.
 
Please urge team officials to cancel these cruel promotions.

Send polite comments to:
 
Drew Weber
Owner
Diamond Action Inc.
dweber@lowellspinners.com
 
Tim Bawmann
Team Relations
tbawmann@lowellspinners.com
 
Jon Goode
Media Relations and Promotions
jgoode@lowellspinners.com
 
Jon Boswell
Media Relations
jboswell@lowellspinners.com
 
Dan Beaulieu
Stadium Operations
dbeaulieu@lowellspinners.com

3 years ago

Noted and forwarded. Thank you Betty.

3 years ago

thanks for the post

3 years ago

Noted..

3 years ago

Emails sent!! Maybe we can get the MSPCA in volved in this as well!

MSPCA-Angell Headquarters
350 South Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02130
phone: (617) 522-7400
or click here to email 



This post was modified from its original form on 16 Jun, 15:59



This post was modified from its original form on 16 Jun, 15:59
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