Category Archives: circus

Zimbabwe’s cruelty knows no bounds

Contrary to any reason Gifted souls we see Are unlawfully captured To be exported tragically Little baby elephants Stolen from their mums Sold to the highest bidder Really just for crumbs No respect whatsoever Unreasoned all the way Unsound and … Continue reading

ZIGGY the elephant ASIA/chicago

BORN 1917 died 27/10/1975 Born in Asia named after Flo Ziegfeld The great American impresario Who bought him from John Ringling In 1920 and Wanted him as a birthday gift For his daughter understand A six year old And and … Continue reading

I am cecil too

He is doing it to music Her white boots and her style It cuts into his poor old feet Torture off the dial Purple lights and laughter She the dancing queen His demeanour says it all Thoroughly obscene Chafing irritation … Continue reading

The big flop

Captivity sucks For all wild creatures who Are subjugated Their whole life times through Thrown into circus A torment refrain Dissatisfaction Despair and disdain Anguished and maltreated Harassed and made To do stupid tricks The whole circus parade An audience … Continue reading

Elephants in the snow

Its ingenuous And arrogant To have elephants in the snow To abuse them in a circus Somewhere where they shouldnt go They are the biggest land animals With weight issues and they Should not be walking on tarmac roads Or … Continue reading

abuse

We really have to ask ourselves Why we allow abuse Of animals like the kangaroo There is no real excuse They are wild and they are iconic To Australia and they Have been and won their totemic status and respect … Continue reading

Sasha’s new life

A wild heart full of spirit Found being behind bars Under lock and key all day Life’s enduring scars A Guatamalan Circus Slavery to boot Deprivation ordered Bondage an offshoot A decade of existence Coercion to exclude Every breath of … Continue reading

Hookstown Fair’s elephants

Ever worn a heavy saddle? And had to give rides all the time Children kicking walking In circles Really theres no rhyme Or reason for us elephants To have to be this way Being made to walk and walk Being … Continue reading

ZIMBABWE not the best place to be born

There has always been a lack of understanding A kind of godlessness And lack of care Elephants in Zimbabwe find themselves Sold off abroad Actually it could be anywhere One really lovely soul Known as Anna Louise Went off to … Continue reading

BearCub training in JIN YINPING CHINA

Circus is a wicked entertainment spectacle And In Jin yi ping in China To make them stand On their hind legs They chain them to the wall Forced their back legs upright And by walking tall Its alien behaviour And … Continue reading