Unfortunately, animals are often exploited for the entertainment of holiday-makers. Examples include cycling bears, animals used in animal photography or live animal markets.
You can make a difference by not participating in these activities.
For more information on Animal Friendly Tourism, please visit http://www.acres.org.sg/crueltyfreeliving/tourist.html.
What you can do:
- Avoid shows where wild animals are made to perform
- Continue to educate yourself, your friends and family, and the wider public about this issue
- Speak out and support campaigns to end the practice of using performing animals as entertainment.
For more info on the plight of performing animals: