PETA activists protest Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus in front of Barclays Center

The activists handed out leaflets and coloring books. (2/20/14)

BROOKLYN - Animal rights activists from PETA are protesting the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus over the alleged abuse of its animals.

The activists are handing out leaflets and coloring books to people walking near the Barclays Center.

The circus released a statement saying that it provides the highest standards of care to the animal performers.

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The Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus is running at the Barclays Center until March 2.

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