On Tuesday March 28th, the Traveling Exotic Animal & Public Safety Protection Act (TEAPSPA) will be introduced to Congress. Award winning film and TV legend Ed Asner is one of more than a dozen celebrities who feature in ADI’s new 3-minute short film, ‘The Reluctant Entertainers’, calling for an end to circus misery.
On Friday, a male Andean bear was killed in the Colombian municipality of Fomeque, Cundinamarca. The incident comes just 6 months after a severed bear claw was found at a Colombian National Park headquarters, alongside an anonymous note threatening further bear killings.
The European scientific committee, SCHEER, has published its preliminary opinion on primates in research. We are submitting our response with detailed information on replacing primates with non-animal methods - and you can take part too!
Zumba was being kept chained in a tiny cage; ADI trailed the circus, before moving in with officials from ATFFS, SERFOR, and the police, to rescue Zumba.
After travelling hundreds of miles over the Andes mountains, from the small zoo she had lived in for years, Dominga is now in her forest sanctuary home.
Viewers saw how ADI closed down Peru’s circus industry, saved over 100 animals and flew over 30 lions home to Africa. Help care for and build the forever homes for these lions.
The multi-award winning action-documentary, Lion Ark, is available worldwide!
On Tuesday March 28th, the Traveling Exotic Animal & Public Safety Protection Act (TEAPSPA) will be introduced to Congress by Representatives Ryan Costello (R-PA) and Raul Grijalva (D-AZ) to end the use of wild and exotic animals in traveling shows in the United States. THE ANIMALS NEED YOU TO GET INVOLVED TO HELP END CIRCUS SUFFERING. Award winning film and TV legend Ed Asner is one of more than a dozen celebrities, from the entertainment industry, who feature in ADI’s new 3-minute short film, ‘The Reluctant Entertainers’, calling for an end to circus misery; to be launched on the same day – follow Animal Defenders International on Facebook for updates. Over 30 countries have ended circus suffering – make the US the next!
Contact your Representative to sponsor TEAPSPA, and if they have questions, ask them to with meet with the ADI team Mon/Tue March 27/28.
Can you spare a donation to help the ADI public awareness drive to Stop Circus Suffering in the US?
Having secured and helped enforce an animal circus ban in Bolivia, saving all of the animals, ADI return to Latin America to assist the authorities in Peru and Colombia. Over 100 animals have been rescued during Operation Spirit of Freedom with 33 lions heading home to Africa.
Exposing what the animal abusers want to keep secret, ADI shines a light on Fur Farms... The Movie Industry... Laboratory monkey dealers... Britain’s last circus elephant... Elephant rides... Circuses in South America... USA... UK and more...