10 Jul '11, 5pm

Running of the bulls: finishing dead last

Saturday July 9, 2011, 11:38 am This description of the reality of bullfighting (bull murdering I call it) was on another news article is exactly how 'brave' the matadors are, how brave these all are! The bull is kept in dark for hours or applied gel in its eyes to impair its vision under the bright light in the afternoon when it enters the ring. No food or water is provided to the bull and often drugged and stabbed in the back before releasing him into the fighting arena. Once the bull is in the arena, picadors or men on horses torment the animal with pics into its neck muscles, causing heavy bleeding and weakening the animal. The bunderillos on foot enter the arena next with barbed sticks which he places in the bull's shoulders. They continue to move and dig into the body so that it causes bleeding and tissue damage and sometimes the animal may even suffer internal bleed...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/news/member/525884267/2863405

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