17 Sep '11, 11pm

Stop Snapperfest 2012 | Care2 Causes

Stop Snapperfest 2012 | Care2 Causes

In Ohio County, Indiana, an incredibly cruel event called Snapperfest has been held for the past 13 years. Wild snapping turtles are yanked by the tail and swung around until contestants can grab hold of their necks and twist it around a person’s arm. Activists nearly stopped the event in 2011 and with your support this torturous “festival” will never be held again. Snapperfest is held at the end of August at the Campshore Campground in Indiana. It has grown in popularity over the years. It is touted as a wrangling event for wild snapping turtles and participants like Chris Probst call it, “…good, clean fun and anybody from the crowd can participate.” Snapperfest gets its family friendly reputation because contestants do not try to kill the turtles, but PETA strongly disagrees. The animal rights organization tried to stop the event last month. “Wild-caught snapping turtles...

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