Great news, and a testament to Animal Welfare Activism worldwide…

Screen Shot 2015-03-06 at 7.28.59 AMPOLK CITY, Fla. — The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus says the “Greatest Show on Earth” will go on without elephants.

Animal rights groups took credit for generating the public concern that forced the company to announce its pachyderm retirement plan on Thursday. But Ringling Bros.’ owners described it as the bittersweet result of years of internal family discussions.

For more, see here:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/ap-exclusive-ringling-bros-eliminating-elephant-acts/2015/03/05/8b546dbc-c338-11e4-a188-8e4971d37a8d_story.html?hpid=z4

PETA responds here:

http://wapo.st/1EqSJhl

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