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Dancing Bears in India and Pakistan

Please Help the Dancing Bears in India & Pakistan.

The good news is you'll have an opportunity to fight the forces of this terrible animal abuse & exploitation.

The bad news is you're about to watch one of the scariest films ever ... created by award-winning advertising company, Proximity, this frightful flick is a spine-tingling tale of terror and torture. Want to know the scariest thing of all? "Dancing" bears in Pakistan and India are mercilessly mutilated just like this when they are barely a year old.

Ready to fight those forces of terrible animal exploitation & abuse mentioned before? Just forward this chilling video to as many people as you know and help to expose the cruelty behind "dancing" bear acts.

No animal should have to "bear" this type of abuse. Never patronize a roadside bear show. If you see tourists encouraging such a show, speak to them about the cruelty. If you see a bear being forced to dance, report the incident to the closest police station.

Even though it is illegal to capture bears in both India and Pakistan, there are still more than 1,600 sloth bears being forced to dance for money by madaris.

Bear cubs who are barely 1 year old squeal in agony as red-hot needles are jabbed through their noses and thick ropes are forced through the throbbing wounds.

When the ropes are tugged, the bears lift their legs and "dance". Most of their teeth are pulled out, and they are forced to perform for up to 12 hours a day.

Bears are 'trained' to dance through a regime of pain and starvation. Many cubs die before the training begins because of the stress of capture, the terrible transportation conditions, starvation, dehydration, and rough handling. Although they live up to 30 years in the wild, "dancing" bears rarely live more than eight years in captivity.

Want to do more for dancing bears? Besides forwarding this video  OR to everyone you know.

If you have a Youtube channel which is simple to obtain, upload this video by going here and follow the simple instructions. Please ask your friends to rate the video so that it receives a high profile on Youtube and then more people watch it..

Also, please write to the environmental ministers of Pakistan and India and urge them to enforce laws that prevent bear baiting and prosecute madaris.

Minister Shri A. Raja
Honorable Union Minister of Environment & Forests Government of India,
Ministry of Environment & Forests Paryavaran Bhavan, CGO Complex, Lodhi Road
New Delhi 110 003
E-mail: [email protected]

Minister Makhdoom Syed Faisal Saleh Hayat
Honorable Minister of Environment
Government of Pakistan, Ministry of Environment
CDA Block No. IV, Civic Centre, G-6, Melody,
Islamabad, Pakistan
Telephone: +92-51-9224578
Email: [email protected]

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