Tamil Nadu: Start Snapping for Bulls!

Posted on by PETA Youth

Many people in Tamil Nadu and around the world celebrated the recent decision by the Supreme Court of India, which upheld a ban on the use of bulls in any type of performance, including races, bullfights and jallikattu. Despite the overwhelming global condemnation of tormenting bulls for “fun”, some politicians and a small minority group want the ban to be reversed.

jallikattu-hashtag-missionPETA investigators have documented that terrified bulls used in jallikattu are deliberately disoriented, have their tails twisted and bitten and are stabbed, punched, jumped on and dragged to the ground. Many people also are injured or even killed, and some bulls also lose their lives during the cruel spectacle. The Supreme Court has made clear that this outdated cruelty will no longer be tolerated.

Here’s how you can show your support for the ban on jallikattu:

Start snapping today!