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VIDEO: Activists Protest Ringling Bros. Circus at the Rose Garden

In September 2009, activists gathered to protest Ringling Brothers & Barnum and Bailey Circus throughout its run at the Rose Garden in Portland, Oregon.
In September 2009, activists gathered to protest Ringling Brothers & Barnum and Bailey Circus throughout its run at the Rose Garden in Portland, Oregon.
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Link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G9KbE7eS1XY Ringling Bros has a documented history of abusing circus elephants. The animals are chained 24 hours a day. Keepers use bullhooks to inflict painful stabs to the elephants in places the public won't notice. More information: http://circuses.com | Watch PETA's video documentation of elephant abuse: http://bozz1.com/link/elephants

protest wasn't posted 21.Oct.2009 23:30

gk

I would have joined the protest, but it wasn't posted, so I didn't know. I am a huge fan to get elephants out of circuses and zoos. Elephants are beautiful, intelligent creatures. I follow IDA alerts. Queenie is still with an abusive "owner" and she's all alone, after her 2 pals were taken away. It is so sad. I really do cry for the elephants to be sent to a sanctuary where they can roam free, away from the horrors of "entertaining" stupid people who drag their children to watch the abuse.