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A performer rides an elephant holding a US national flag during a Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus performance in Washington, DC on March 19, 2015. Across America through the decades, children of all ages delighted in the arrival of the circus, with its retinue of clowns, acrobats and, most especially, elephants. But, bowing to criticism from animal rights groups, the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus announced on March 5, 2015, it will phase out use of their emblematic Indian stars. AFP PHOTO/ ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS        (Photo credit should read Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images)
A performer rides an elephant holding a US national flag during a Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus performance in Washington, DC on March 19, 2015. Across America through the decades, children of all ages delighted in the arrival of the circus, with its retinue of clowns, acrobats and, most especially, elephants. But, bowing to criticism from animal rights groups, the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus announced on March 5, 2015, it will phase out use of their emblematic Indian stars. AFP PHOTO/ ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS        (Photo credit should read Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images)

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La compañía que presentaba "El espectáculo más grande del mundo" desde 1871 anunció el fin de sus presentaciones debido a la baja asistencia. La salida de los elefantes de sus presentaciones y otros entretenimientos infantiles marcaron el fin de la empresa.

El circo Ringling Bros. en EE.UU. cierra la carpa

La compañía que presentaba "El espectáculo más grande del mundo" desde 1871 anunció el fin de sus presentaciones debido a la baja asistencia. La salida de los elefantes de sus presentaciones y otros entretenimientos infantiles marcaron el fin de la empresa.