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November 10, 2022
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Norfolk, Va. – Under, please discover a assertion from PETA Basis Director of Captive Animal Welfare Debbie Metzler in response to experiences that Common Studios Hollywood will completely shut its “Animal Actors” present—which has used animals offered by infamous provider Birds & Animals Limitless (BAU) for years—in January to make approach for a future attraction:
The curtain can’t shut quickly sufficient on this merciless relic, which has spent many years forcing animals from a wretched provider to carry out methods in entrance of horrifying, noisy crowds. PETA is celebrating Common Studios’ sort resolution and calling on the corporate to start a brand new animal-free period at each of its parks.
PETA’s 10-month-long investigation into BAU revealed that animals had been being denied ample veterinary take care of diseases and accidents, pressured to dwell inside filthy enclosures, and denied meals in order that they might be hungry whereas being educated to do methods. Following PETA’s exposé, the U.S. Division of Agriculture cited BAU for violations of the federal Animal Welfare Act.
PETA—whose motto reads, partially, that “animals will not be ours to make use of for leisure or abuse in every other approach”—opposes speciesism, a human-supremacist worldview. For extra data, please go to PETA.org or comply with the group on Twitter, Fb, or Instagram.