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"NO FUN for Animals" at Colorado Renaissance Faire (OPENING DAY)
Animal Action Network ( is hosting several No Fun For Elephants Demos this summer. They will be added to our calendar as they are planned, so please check the dates. ** Here is a cruelty investigation video at Colorado Renaissance Faire from 2017, by CompassionWorks International: (Please like and share the video! Thanks!) Animal Defenders International (ADI) ( has created this ‘No Fun for Elephants’ ( campaign to educate the public about cruel elephant rides (CLICK LINK ABOVE FOR VIDEO with Bob Barker). ADI ( is working across the country to END these dangerous and inhumane elephant rides. These demos are our way of helping with this campaign. ADI is having success, with cities and events across Southern California severing ties with the notorious elephant provider, Have Trunk Will Travel, and ending their elephant rides. Let's be successful for elephants right here is Colorado! This cruel side show is part of the Colorado Renaissance Faire right here in Larkspur Colorado! The animals need our help! The posters and leaflets will be provided and we will be using our Animal Rights meetup groups and FaceBook pages in Denver and Colorado Springs to post the events. Come when you can and stay as long as you can. More possible demo dates for "No Fun for Animals" at Colorado Renaissance Faire TO BE ANNOUNCED * SEE BELOW for MORE WAYS to HELP the ANIMALS* This certainly is NOT the only animal abuse happening at Colorado Renaissance Faire. They also have tiger prisoners and other unfortunate animal slaves. * If you can't attend, PLEASE be a voice for these animals who can't defend themselves by making polite but firm calls and writing polite but firm letters, letting the faire organizers know that you will alert and inform all your friends, family, and co-workers about the use of animals at their fare, and you will NOT attend a faire until they STOP the use of animals once and for all. They don't need animal acts to make their event fun and exciting for everyone! CLICK HERE for their CONTACT PAGE ( * Bob Barker Spearheaded ADI Campaign to End Elephant Suffering at Fairs ADI has launched a nationwide initiative in the United States about the use of elephants giving rides, performances or making appearances at public events. At the heart of the campaign is a new DVD narrated by Emmy award winning TV host Bob Barker entitled ‘No Fun For Elephants’ and featuring harrowing undercover footage from inside elephant training facilities in California, as well as abuse of an elephant on tour by a Texas-owned company. SEE VIDEO HERE ( Endangered Cat Show. This is their fluffy ad, but we know it's cruelty. Their link is included Please write to them and tell them to stop using innocent animals. “Exciting, Educational, Exotic and Enthralling! The Big Cats (and some small ones too), will Thrill audiences with their power and majesty! The Great Cats World Park/Center for Endangered Cats is Proud to present their “Ambassadors to the Wild” in an Exciting and Educational show featuring the dynamic Athletic Abilities of these Amazing Felines, as well awareness for these Rare and Endangered Species. Expect to see species such as the Black Panther; the Amur Leopard, the Caracal and the Lynx up close and personal! These cats are not trained animal actors, but have a creative bond with their human partners to bring you an experience of wonder and excitement you will never forget! Great Cats World Park“

Colorado Renaissance Festival

650 West Perry Park Avenue · Larkspur, CO

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Colorado Springs Animal Action Network is a network of people who are passionately working to improve the lives of animals and end cruelty locally and wherever possible. Since 2009, this group has worked within communities through peaceful demonstrations, legislation, and educational outreach to inform the public about the needs of animals while correcting abuse, neglect and exploitation.

Colorado Springs Animal Action Network is sponsored by Animal ACTion Network (AAN) is a nonprofit, nonsectarian, Colorado based organization that supports and promotes the humane and ethical treatment of animals by humans beings. AAN works to education the public on suffering of animals, environmental damage, and human health impact that is related to the use of animals by humans.

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