On Monday night, Sept. 16, with IDA in attendance and addressing their Mayor and City Council, West Hollywood, CA proved once again that there is room for compassion in politics. The Council voted unanimously to ban the commercial display and performances of wild and exotic animals. This important ordinance was initiated by council members Jeffrey […]
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IDA highlights the sad lives of two baby elephants traveling with Cole Bros. Circus.
IDA is urging the USDA to immediately investigate the physical and mental well-being of two baby elephants performing with the Cole Bros. Circus.
Following the shooting of Carol, an elephant used by Ringling circus, IDA urges people to remember the suffering that elephants endure daily in circuses.
IDA organizes one of the largest circus protests ever held on the East Coast.
The USDA reaches a shocking settlement with a circus handler, leaving an elephant named Nosey in jeopardy.
IDA blasts the USDA for settling with Hugo Liebel, a chronic violator of federal animal welfare regulations.
Join IDA for a protest against Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus in Brooklyn, NY, on Wednesday, March 20th.
IDA is calling on Canadian and U.S. authorities to deny a permit request to export a circus elephant from the U.S. to a Canadian zoo.