United Animal Advocates of LA Message Board › Los Angeles - Join IDA For The Biggest Circus Protest On Earth
|A former member||
Is anyone else going to this protest? I'm planning to go Friday night and Saturday afternoon. I'd love to meet up with anyone else who is planning to go. If you weren't planning on it, check it out - they have a lot of opportunities to protest and posters and leaflets are provided.
Last November the circus paid a $270,000 fine to the U.S. Department of Agriculture – the largest ever assessed against an exhibitor under the Animal Welfare Act – for violations that include forcing a sick elephant to perform and two zebra escapes. The circus has also been cited for forcing ailing, arthritic elephants to perform.
Evidence including court documents, undercover videos, and documentation of training sessions with baby elephants shows that Ringling: