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Stop Capturing and Training Beluga Whales to Entertain Humans!! - PLEASE SIGN & SHARE
Animals  (tags: Beluga Whales, Captive Entertainment Industry, Aqua-parks, Circuses, Death )

Sharon
- 381 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every year in Nilmoguba, north of Russia, near the Polar Circle, hundreds of Beluga Whales are rounded up to begin a sad journey into captivity from which only half survive PLEASE SIGN & SHARE ~ LET'S STOP THIS
Beluga Whales Are Captured and Trained Not to Fear Humans ~ Please Read & Share to Raise Awareness
Animals  (tags: Beluga Whales, Captive Entertainment Industry, Aqua-parks, Circuses, Death )

Sharon
- 382 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Every year in Nilmoguba, north of Russia, near the Polar Circle, hundreds of Beluga Whales are rounded up to begin a sad journey into captivity from which only half survive Please "Visit site" to read the full article
TAKE ACTION NOW! Cancel Cruel Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Shows
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, circuses, circus animals, animaladvocates, animals, animalrights, protection, wildlife )

Cal
- 588 days ago - forcechange.com
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey plans to go to Sacramento, California and offer events displaying their blatant cruelty to animals. Ringling Bros. has been cited and fined numerous times for their horrific abuse of animals. Please tell Sleep Train Amph
TAKE ACTION NOW! Urge Authorities to Pursue Report of Elephant Abuse in Ohio!
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, abuse, elephants, suffering, ELEPHANTS, CIRCUSES, protection, animalcruelty, animaladvocates )

Cal
- 590 days ago - secure.peta.org
A citizen who was near the Kelly Miller Circus elephant rides in Point Place, Ohio, on August 8 attests to witnessing a handler attack an elephant with a "stick" that appeared to have a "sharp hook on the end"--a weapon commonly known as a bullhook,
TAKE ACTION NOW! Applaud Ban on Wild Animals in Colombian Circuses
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, circuses, circus animals, animaladvocates, animals, animalrights, protection, wildlife )

Cal
- 635 days ago - forcechange.com
Recently, the Colombian Congress passed a new bill to ban wild animals from being used in circus shows throughout the country. Currently, 18 out of Colombia's 25 major circus companies use wild animals such as tigers, bears, lions and monkeys in their act
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Having Animals in Circuses.
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, circuses, circus animals, animaladvocates, animals, animalrights, protection, wildlife )

Cal
- 646 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Animals in circuses spend up to 11 months of the year traveling. For thousands of hours, over long distances, they may be chained, transported in vehicles that lack climate control, and forced to stand or lie in their own waste
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Circus to Stop Using Harmful Bullhooks on Elephants
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, circuses, circus animals, animaladvocates, animals, animalrights, protection, wildlife )

Cal
- 671 days ago - forcechange.com
The Ringling Brothers circus has quite a history of animal abuse. Today, they continue to use bullhooks, a long stick with a sharp tip and hook on the end, to train and control elephants in the show. Elephants are not given a gentle poke with the instru
FANTASTIC NEWS!!! England: Finally, The Government Bows To Public Pressure and Introduces A Ban On Wild Animals Used In Circuse
Animals  (tags: GoodNews, AnimalWelfare, England, Europe, Circuses, Ban, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, cruelty, environment, ethics, humans, law, protection, suffering, tigers, wildanimals, GOOD NEWS! )

Desanka
- 712 days ago - serbiananimalsvoice.com
Circuses in England will be prohibited from using wild animals in their shows from the beginning of December 2015, the government has announced.
TAKE ACTION NOW! End Traveling Circus Animals!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, circuses, circus animals, animaladvocates, animals, animalrights, protection, wildlife )

Cal
- 796 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please pledge to not support the circus through your attendance when it comes to your community, and work to eliminate the legality of the traveling animal circus in your locality for the benefit of the animals!
The Cruelest Show on Earth
Animals  (tags: animalwelfare, animals, animaladvocates, circuses, Barnum & Bailey Circus, elephants, protection, animalcruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, cruelty, wildlife, wildanimals, suffering, humans )

Cal
- 822 days ago - motherjones.com
Bullhooks. Whippings. Electric shocks. Three-day train rides without breaks. Our yearlong investigation rips the big top off how Ringling Bros. treats its elephants.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Wild-Animal Circuses From the City of Boston
Animals  (tags: animals, animaladvocates, circuses, animal performers, animalwelfare, animalrights, animalcruelty, protection, cruelty, AnimalWelfare )

Cal
- 900 days ago - forcechange.com
Circus elephants, and other circus animals, endure needless suffering for the purpose of entertainment.Urge the Mayor of Boston and Boston City Council members to implement an ordinance banning wild-animal circuses in Boston, Massachusetts.
Petition | Tigers Do Not Belong at County Fairs! | Change.Org
Animals  (tags: tigers, county fairs, circuses, animalcruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, wildlife, wildanimals, society, suffering, sadness, ethics, crime, cruelty, abuse, animalwelfare, humans )

Dianne Ly
- 932 days ago - change.org
If you agree that tigers are living creatures that deserve to be protected and respected, then take action by boycotting displays at fairs, circuses and similar events where animals are being exploited for entertainment purposes. Please sign petition.
Brittains Biggest Wild Animal Circus Sells Its Animals & Goes Animal Free********
Animals  (tags: tigers, elephants, horses, circuses, wildanimals, wildlife, animalrights, animalwelfare, animals, animalcruelty, abuse, cruelty, sadness, suffering, ethics, humans, AnimalWelfare, GoodNews, goodnews )

Florence
- 948 days ago - ad-international.org
The Great British circus (largest in UK)has decided to go animal free,they are selling all their animals.ADI has caught them abusing animals on video several times so this is wonderful news.Circus owner said we can be just as successful without animals!
Tell Groupon to End Deals for Cruel Circuses! ACTION
Animals  (tags: elephants, protection, AnimalCruelty, zoos, circuses, training tools, groupon )

Nancy
- 968 days ago - secure.peta.org
Despite receiving information from PETA about the circus industry's long history of public deception and animal abuse, Groupon continues to offer deals for cruel circuses across the country.
 

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