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Dancing Monkey Continues in Batam Island of Indonesia (November 22, 2016)
Posted on 22:28 November 22nd, 2016


Dancing Monkey is listed as one of the ten world’s cruellest attractions by World Animal Protection. In Jakarta dancing monkey attraction has been banned but outside Jakarta, this attraction is still often found.

On Monday (21/11/2016), a dancing monkey attraction was shown in downtown Batam. The attraction was very cruel where the owner forced the long tailed macaque to follow his instruction. When the monkey did not follow the instruction or slow to follow the instruction then the owner immediately jerked the rope connected to the neck of the monkey.

Such performing attraction outside Batam, usually done by the animal owner any time they want. During the attraction, donations are collected from the viewers. In Batam such performance is done upon request only. They play wherever people ask them to play.

Scorpion Foundation has written to the Mayor of Batam to ban such cruel animal attraction in Batam

According to the World Animal Protection, there are ten cruellest animal performances in the world. Below is a complete list of the attractions.

1.Riding elephants

2.Taking tiger selfies

3.Walking with lions

4.Visiting bear parks

5.Holding sea turtles

6.Performing dolphins

7.Dancing Monkeys

8. Touring civet coffee plantations

9. Charming snakes and kissing cobras

10. Farming crocodiles

Do you want to know why these ten performances are the world's cruellest attraction? Click here to find out why.


Dancing monkey performance in Batam.

(Photo: Scorpion)

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