year, the Calgary Animal Rights Meetup Group gathers outside of the gates
at the Stampede Grounds and holds a protest to oppose the rodeo.
a handful of protestors held signs that demand an end to rodeo and chuckwagon
Jeremy Thomas says animals involved in those events are coerced to perform
through fear and pain.
year, horses, calves, and steers are crippled and killed for the sake of
entertainment. We are hoping that Calgarians will stand up and say that
it is not worth the entertainment they get out of watching the show,"
Stampede insists all 7,500 animals used during Stampede are well cared for.