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6 Tragic Tricks Animals Are Still Made to Perform (PHOTOS)

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Animals as entertainment is more abusive than you might think

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Kit B (276)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 8:37 am

I did not take my children to circuses that had animal acts. Take away the profit factor and this ends.

Past Member (0)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 8:47 am
How can anyone not see that these animals are being abused and exploited?? It just seems so obvious that this is NOT what animals are SUPPOSED to do!!

Ruth C (87)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 8:50 am
Animals don't belong in circuses, zoos or anywhere that people can make money or abuse them!

Katka O (279)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 9:13 am
This isn't entertainment. It is just abuse and exploitation.

Theodore Shayne (56)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 9:24 am
I went to one circus fifty years ago. I could never see what others saw in it. Barbaric.

. (0)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 10:32 am
Cockfighting, like dog fighting has to be seen to degree as a mental or emotional disorder by the psychiatric community.

. (0)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 1:38 pm

Nancy Black (308)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 1:57 pm
Noted, tweeted, shared. A lot of this is done out of ignorance; we need to educate the public that circuses are not fun places for animals.

Sandi C (98)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 5:02 pm
sadly noted.

Stephanie Reap (192)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 5:21 pm
done :)

Animae C (516)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 6:15 pm
The only reason this abuse happens is because ignorance pays to see this believing it's entertainment!

Lisa W (143)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 6:25 pm
So horrible and sad! Sadly noted, TY Cher.


Susan spurrier (0)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 7:03 pm
Tweeted. Sad folks get pleasure from degradation of animals.

Robert O (12)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 7:34 pm

Julie F (68)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 9:51 pm
I've often wondered if this was true.

Shawna S (45)
Sunday May 5, 2013, 10:04 pm
I banned the circus 25+ years ago. Don't miss it. Won't ever take a child to one.
Thanks for sharing :")

M. (Moo) Prince (16)
Monday May 6, 2013, 12:25 am
Sad & uncalled for!!! This must all end. Thanks for sharing

Laurie H (817)
Monday May 6, 2013, 2:12 pm
Glad to sign/pledge & share. Such cruelty, no animals belong in entertainment!!! Thanks Cher & Sara for sending~~

Carol H (229)
Wednesday May 15, 2013, 9:45 am
sadly noted, signed the pledge

Jav R (0)
Tuesday November 19, 2013, 9:46 am
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