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TAKE ACTION: Urge the USDA to Pursue Criminal Charges and Permanent License Revocation Against NED'S ABUSER

Animals  (tags: USDA, circus animals, licence revocation, ned, emanicated, abused elephant, confisicated, animal advocates, laws, legislation, animal cruelty )

- 2551 days ago -
On November 8, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) took custody of an emaciated elephant named Ned, who had been in the care of Florida-based circus trainer Lance Ramos (aka Lancelot Kollmann). Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus currently

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Simone D. (1485)
Tuesday December 2, 2008, 4:49 am
This is hard to understand, although Lance Ramos is guilty of starving and abusing Ned, and has a history of circus animal abuse, he has not been criminally charged nor had his licence revoked. Bloody disgusting. And I wish they would charge all those circuses and revoke all their licences. No more animal circuses, places of terrible, savage cruelty.

Ginger Geronimo (438)
Tuesday December 2, 2008, 6:23 am

Joycey B. (750)
Tuesday December 2, 2008, 10:54 am
Message sent and noted with thanks Simone.

Jules M. (0)
Tuesday December 2, 2008, 2:02 pm
I pray Ned will do better. Letter sent.

Kathy W. (299)
Wednesday December 3, 2008, 10:06 am
I can't believe they haven't revoked his license. How many more animals have to suffer or die before they do?! Noted and gladly signed.
Thank you Simone.

Simone D. (1485)
Wednesday December 3, 2008, 10:10 am
Neither do I Kathy, it is quite unbelievable that he still is working(abusing) the animals. Makes my blood boil.
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