Cassidy Travel thanked for removing bullfight reference

27 May

Irish travel company, Cassidy Travel, has been thanked by ICABS for removing a reference to bullfighting from its website.

Following an ICABS appeal in which we highlighted the cruelty of bullfighting, Cassidy Travel deleted “bullfights” from its Seville Holidays page.

The company’s response is a big help to our ongoing campaign to encourage holidaymakers to avoid visiting bullrings.

A big thumbs up to Cassidy Travel for its compassionate move. Find out more about its 200 destinations and 100,000 discounted hotels, apartments and villas at http://www.cassidytravel.ie

Cassidy Travel joins a growing list of companies which have responded positively to ICABS appeals and removed references to bullfighting or bullrings. These include American Airlines, EasyJet, Jet2holidays, Marriott International, Hilton Hampton, Ebookers, Club Travel, Abbey Travel, Sunways, Low Cost Holidays.ie, Travel Department, Cancun Holidays Information Center, Co-op Travel, Ultimate Travel, No Fly Cruising, City Breaks 101, Original Travel, Escape Trips, Charter Travel, NY.T.Roma Hotel, Exclusive GP, Just Resorts, IceLolly.com and Travelagent.ie.

ACTION ALERT

Join our appeal to other companies to remove bullfighting from their websites. Check out our latest anti-bullfighting Action Alerts at http://www.banbloodsports.com/ln130720.htm

Sign our petition
Travel companies: Stop encouraging holidaymakers to visit bullfights
http://www.change.org/petitions/travel-companies-stop-encouraging-holidaymakers-to-visit-bullfights

If you choose to holiday in a bullfighting country (Spain, France, Portugal, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela), please do not visit bullfighting arenas or museums. Avoid purchasing any bullfight-related souvenirs. Join the international campaign against bullfighting. Please register your opposition to this horrific blood sport with the governments and political representatives of bullfighting countries as well as to the local Ambassadors.

Contact the Spanish Ambassador to Ireland (or the ambassador in your country) to register your opposition to bullfighting. Express your desire to see bullfighting banned throughout all of Spain.

The Spanish Ambassador to Ireland
Embassy of Spain
17A Merlyn Park, Dublin 4.

Email: emb.dublin@maec.es
Tel 1: +353 (0)1 2691640
Tel 2: +353 (0)1 2692597
Fax: +353 (0)1 269 1854

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