Joplin Missouri Elephant helps clean up tornado damage

Posted by emil225 on Jun. 03, 2011

http-// http-// http-// The Piccadilly Circus, also known as the Liebling Brothers (Family) Circus, & Florida State Family Circus, is coming to St. Joseph, Missouri on Monday, May 23, 2011. This circus has been cited routinely by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) for many serious violations of the Animal Welfare Act (AWA). These citations include- *Failure to provide veterinary care to an African elephant named Nosey/Tiny/Peanut *Failure to provide wholesome and uncontaminated food, shelter from the elements, & adequate space for animals in its care *Failure to provide environmental enrichment for primates *Failure to maintain structurally sound enclosures *Allowing animal enclosures to become filthy, mishandling animals, & withholding food for training purposes. *Also, Liebel was forced to cancel engagements in two cities because it failed to comply with city codes

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