Elephants' faces are brutally hacked off by ivory poachers.
This is ahead of its planned date of 2018.
PETA activists have staked out UniverSoul Circus before each show, waving signs and shouting into bullhorns while cars whiz by on busy Flatbush Avenue.
'A lot of people aren't comfortable with us touring with our elephants.'
Nature's coffee filter!
Having done everything it could to successfully ban carriage horses (except actually ban carriage horses) animal advocacy group NYCLASS has refocused its efforts on another animal rights atrocity: The circus.
PETA protested as the Ringling Bros. elephants were forced to listen to "Gangnam Style" in Brooklyn this morning (which was probably the least cruel thing they've had to suffer through).
Sigh, the Ringling folks are going to make their elephants dance under the Brooklyn Bridge this Wednesday.
Alec Baldwin speaks out against Ringling Bros. and their treatment of elephants.
Ringling Bros. have to pay up after violating animal welfare laws.
ABC Studios is working on a soap about life at the circus but unless it includes beaten baby elephants PETA isn't interested.
Yesterday, three elephants from the Ringling Bros. circus and three Major League
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