Category: Animal Rights News

Ringling Bros. eliminating elephant acts

Note from the Animal Welfare Council – We are sad to lose the magnificent elephants from the traveling show that allow so many Americans to see them up close and personal.  We understand the decision and thankful to Feld Entertainment…

Another Poor Mark for HSUS

Humanewatch.org Like clockwork, CharityWatch (formerly the American Institute of Philanthropy) has yet again given the Humane Society of the United States a poor mark in its latest Charity Rating Guide and Watchdog Report. The report gave HSUS a C-minus grade in part because HSUS spends up…

City council votes down proposed circus ordinance

Wednesday, December 31, 2014 – By Alana Cook, Citizen.Editor.Eureka@gmail.com Despite local citizens protesting during the Nov. 10 Eureka Springs City Council meeting and pleading with council members to pass the second reading of a proposed ordinance that would ban circuses…

Beware PETA’s Attacks on SeaWorld

Will Coggin – The Blaze Own a pet? Visited a zoo? Enjoy grilled cheese? If so, you’re violating the core ideals of the People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals. You’ve probably seen PETA before in the news organizing pickets…