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Circus Abuse

U.K. Circus Owner Found Guilty Of Elephant Abuse

AP | Posted 01.23.2013 | Green

LONDON (AP) — A British court has found a circus owner guilty of causing unnecessary suffering to a performing elephant. A judge at N...

Should Parents Take Their Children To The Circus?

Posted 08.09.2012 | Green

Should parents take their children to the circus? While going to the circus may be a favorite pastime for many adults, animal abuse allegations hav...

Are Circuses Kosher?

Rabbi Yonah Bookstein | Posted 10.16.2011 | Religion
Rabbi Yonah Bookstein

Elephants, lions, tigers, horses, bears and other animals are used across the world for entertainment. However, until recently, I had not considered a Jewish perspective on circuses.

WATCH: Sick Elephant Collapses After Circus, Ringling Bros. Cited

The Huffington Post | Lucy Blodgett | Posted 10.10.2011 | Los Angeles

An elephant collapsed shortly after performing at a Ringling Bros. Circus last Sunday night at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California, according to e...