Shriners International: End the Use of Exotic Animals in your Circuses!

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Major Shrine Provider Stops Using Animals!

Bill Cunningham, one of the major providers of Shrine Circuses, has completely ended the use of wild animals as of last month. This is a huge step forward in putting an end to the use of animals by the Shriners, and we hope that with continued action Shriners International may create a policy banning the practice across all of their temples. Last week, Ringling announced they are shutting down one of their three tours! Next month the Gold Tour will come off the road, leaving only the Red and Blue Tours to travel the country. We all need to be proud of our efforts! 2015 has been an amazing year in making progress against circus cruelty! CompassionWorks International needs your assistance to keep up the momentum. Please sign and share our latest petition asking Ringling to become a leader in providing cruelty-free circus entertainment. Here is our petition: Please also give CWI a like on Facebook ( and follow us on Instagram and Twitter! We also need your support to keep our investigations and other animal advocacy efforts alive! Please make a tax-deductible donation of ANY amount at Become a member at the $50 level and receive an exclusive photo of Nosey the elephant! Thank you for your support! Together, we are their voice!

CompassionWorks International
7 years ago