KNOW THE FACTS
Those who interact with animals in entertainment, industry, sport and recreation depend on documented information compiled by experts to insure the animals in their care are healthy. Following are some links that give you more information on different industries and the care of their animals.
The sport of rodeo employs thousands if not millions of animals who are bred specifically for rodeo competition in the various rodeo events. The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association (PRCA) has an extensive Livestock Program to insure the proper care and handling of the livestock that participate in PRCA-sanctioned events.
For more information click here.
The conservation of the endangered Asian Elephant is of greatest importance to Ringling Brothers/Feld Entertainment. To learn more about this special place and the important work they are doing click here.
The Pregnant Mare Urine (PMU) ranching industry is one of the most highly self-regulated animal industries. To view opinions of equine veterinarians who have inspected equine ranching operations click here.
The Animal Welfare Council is proud to be a member of the Unwanted Horse Coalition. The mission of the Unwanted Horse Coalition is to reduce the number of unwanted horses and to improve their welfare through education and industry collaboration.