Numerous elephants used by Ringling Bros. suffer crippling arthritis a leading cause of euthanasia of captive elephants because they dont get the freedom of movement and exercise that they need. Not to mention the mental anguish they suffer.
This ad supports animal-free circuses. Circuses have been for a very long time all about the animal acts, but it is basically all abuse, making the animals perform to what the ringmaster wants. Animals deserve to be free and not abused.