PUBLISHED ON: 5 December 2012
When entering the ring, a rodeo rider knows the risks and makes the choice to take part. Bulls, horses and calves are never given that choice. In the noisy, stressful environment of the rodeo arena, animals are provoked into 'wild' behaviour and are forced to put their own welfare, and even life, at risk.
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