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We advocate on all animal protection and exploitation issues, including experimentation, factory farming, rodeos, breeders and traveling animal acts.

Animal Defenders of Westchester
P.O. Box 205
Yonkers, NY 10704

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Send in the Clowns

Published in NY Newsday on 8/3/01":

How distressing that the usually fair Newsday did a glowing article on the Clyde Beatty circus ("Join the Circus in Woodhaven," July 22) without once covering our protest rallies.

I came from Yonkers to the circus' Brooklyn appearance on my day off because not only did Clyde Beatty amass a record 45 violations in a three-month period, but it recently was forced to retire a poor, arthritic elephant who inexplicably died one month after retirement. This is the fourth circus elephant in three years to die under questionable circumstances.

Kiley Blackman, Yonkers


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