Start A Petition


TWEETSTORM To Tell David Cameron To Ban Wild Animals In Circuses - August 22 at 6:00PM EDT ! Please JOIN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: animal circuses, ban animal circuses, UK government )

- 1426 days ago -
Dozens of wild animals are still used in travelling circuses in the UK. A new law to ban this, is being repeatedly blocked by three Conservative MPs, despite the personal support of David Cameron, the government, Labour and over 90% of the British public.
Let's Put An End to Animal Acts in the Circus ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: animal circuses, suffering, abuse, animalcruelty )

- 1683 days ago -
The Shriner Circus contains animal acts,including elephants and camels, dogs and horses.The elephants and camels are taken out of the wild at a very young age. In order to train them,bull hooks are used to inflict pain.They are chained to maintain control
EXPOSED! Ringling Brothers and Barnam and Bailey Circus: The Cruelest Show on Earth!
Animals  (tags: animal circuses, cruelty, abuse, invesitgation, crimes, horrendous cruelty )

- 1733 days ago -
While all circus animals suffer abuse, the animals that belong to the Ringling Brothers and Barnam and Bailey troupe are especially mistreated. The blatant violations of the Animal Welfare act.
ACTION ALERT: No More Animal Cruelty At Circuses ! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: animals, welfare, anti cruelty laws, animal circuses, russia, animal protection )

- 2783 days ago -
Russia does not have any federal animal cruelty laws, and that's why we need to come to the rescue of these poor circus animals. Write to the Russian government asking them to enact federal anti animal cruelty laws so performing animals don't suffer.
ACTION ALERT: Ban Circuses With Animal Acts in Atlantic County, New Jersey! PLEASE SIGN !
Animals  (tags: american states, atlantic county, animal circuses, animals abused, cruelty, exploitated )

- 2798 days ago -
Bears, elephants, tigers, and other animals do not voluntarily ride bicycles, stand on their heads, balance on balls, or jump through rings of fire. They don't perform these and other difficult tricks because they want to.
Everyone Wants a Ban on Wild Animals in Circuses - Except the Government!- PLEASE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: wild animals, imprisoned, cruelty, welfare, animal circuses, government )

- 2901 days ago -
As parliament debated the future of wild animals in circuses at the adjournment debate in Westminster Hall yesterday, the Great British Circus rolled into West Sussex, home of Care for the Wild International, dragging its beleaguered tigers, zebras and
ACTION ALERT: Tokio Hotel Says 'No' To Circuses ! Pledge to Boycott Circuses That Use Animals ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Animals  (tags: tokio hote, compassionate band, animal circuses, horrific cruelty, animals beaten, chained, abused )

- 3101 days ago -
Elephants and other animals in circuses are kept in chains for days on end, beaten with bullhooks, denied everything that is natural and important to them, and forced to endure a life of misery--all for the sake of a few meaningless tricks. By signing my
Stop Circus Suffering Brazil!!! - TAKE ACTION !!
Animals  (tags: animal circuses, cruelty, suffering, isolation, prisons, abused, tormented, laws, welfafre )

- 3298 days ago -
A new video documentary from Animal Defenders International (ADI) "Unnatural Acts. Stopping the suffering in circuses in Brasil," is being screened in the House of Representatives with a call for Congress to adopt Bill 7291/2006 banning animal circuses
ACTION ALERT: Pledge to Help End Circus Cruelty !!!
Animals  (tags: animals, abused, mistreated, wild animals, captivity caged, animal circuses, animal advocates, animal welfare )

- 3358 days ago -
The circus is no place for a wild animal. Even today, animals such as lions and monkeys are still confined to barren cages, trucked from town to town, and forced to perform unnatural and demeaning 'tricks' in the name of 'entertainment'. What might be
Animals  (tags: england, born free usa, animal circuses, banning, welfare, horrendous cruelty, suffering, explotation )

- 3379 days ago -
Your final chance to bring the curtain down? Many of you will be concerned about the ongoing use of wild animals in circuses in this country, and the problems with the welfare of these animals; and many of you will also have voiced your opinions on
Russian Traveling Circus Kills Eight Tigers and a Lion
Animals  (tags: horrendous cruelty, russian circus tigers, lions, suffocated, animal circuses )

- 3436 days ago -
After 20 hours of confinement in a poorly ventilated truck moving across Siberia, eight tigers and a lion succumbed to suffocation and died Monday. Photos of the dead tigers show them in a massive pile, one on top of another.
Government Consultation Could Mean the End for Animal Circuses
Animals  (tags: animal circuses, consultation, government, banning animal circues, animal welfare )

- 3438 days ago -
A DEFRA (Department of Environment) consultation could see an end to the use of elephants, tigers and other wild animals in circuses. The day after the consultation was published, eight tigers and a lioness died during a 20-hour journey from Russia to
Stop Wild Animals Being in Circuses!!!- Stop It! - New Video Clips
Animals  (tags: four paws sanctuary, animal welfare, stop it, campaign, wild animals, abused, animal circuses, video clips )

- 3704 days ago -
Our Campaign against wild animals in circuses continues. The Stop it! video collection is growing: 24 clips document the suffering of wild animals. Even sea lions and chimpanzees have to suffer in the circus.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Animals

Most Active Stories Today in Animals tagged with animal circuses

top story finders in Animals

1. Animae C 55 popular stories

2. Ljiljana Milic 55 popular stories

3. Cher C 54 popular stories

4. Julia P 48 popular stories

5. Billy J 47 popular stories

6. Wanda S 47 popular stories

7. Freya H 46 popular stories

8. WC P 46 popular stories

9. Paulo R 45 popular stories

10. Marianne R 45 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.