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<a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2012/02/01/bob-barker-calgary-stampede_n_1248283.html" target="_blank">http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2012/02...n_1248283.html</a><br><div class="quote-container"><span>Quote:</span>
<div class="quote-block">A prize giveaway from "The Price is Right" for a trip to two to mark the 100th anniversary of the Calgary Stampede has former host Bob Barker stomping mad.</div>
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<div class="quote-block">"We're proud of our animal care and the way we treat animals," said Doug Fraser. "We're very proud of the way we've advanced our animal care program over the past few years so we'll just leave it at that."</div>
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It makes me very happy that Bob Barker is speaking out against the Stampede. And for the owner(or whoever he is) to say that they have advanced animal care is disgusting. Every year the stampede gets worse, and there are more deaths. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/no.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":no:"> I think this year I'll be with the other protesters across the highway.
 

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<div class="quote-block">Originally Posted by <strong>Limes</strong> <a href="/forum/post/3094079"><img alt="View Post" class="inlineimg" src="/img/forum/go_quote.gif" style=""></a><br><br><a href="http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2012/02/01/bob-barker-calgary-stampede_n_1248283.html" target="_blank">http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/2012/02...n_1248283.html</a><br><br><br><br>
It makes me very happy that Bob Barker is speaking out against the Stampede. And for the owner(or whoever he is) to say that they have advanced animal care is disgusting. Every year the stampede gets worse, and there are more deaths. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/no.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":no:"> I think this year I'll be with the other protesters across the highway.</div>
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It really is disgusting this is still going on every year, I'm glad Bob Barker is speaking out against it so publicly. I cannot even fathom how they consider it entertainment.
 

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So now that he's not on the show they are giving away prizes like this? I sure hope he's out there protesting it this coming year.
 

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<div class="quote-block">Originally Posted by <strong>Almeria</strong> <a href="/forum/post/3095066"><img alt="View Post" class="inlineimg" src="/img/forum/go_quote.gif" style=""></a><br><br>
So now that he's not on the show they are giving away prizes like this? I sure hope he's out there protesting it this coming year.</div>
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I think he mentioned that when he was doing the show that he got a fair say in what prizes were given out, and that there have never been fur jackets or cars with leather seats given away. He definitely would have stopped this one, but he doesn't blame Drew for it happening. It would be so exciting if he came out this year...I would finally meet a celebrity! <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/smiley.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":)">
 

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I'd go to Calgary (never been), but not the stampede...Poor horses. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/sick.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":sick:">
 

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<div class="quote-block">Originally Posted by <strong>Purp</strong> <a href="/forum/post/3096776"><img alt="View Post" class="inlineimg" src="/img/forum/go_quote.gif" style=""></a><br><br>
I'd go to Calgary (never been), but not the stampede...Poor horses. <img alt="" class="inlineimg" src="/images/smilies/sick.gif" style="border:0px solid;" title=":sick:"></div>
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I went into Calgary the other day and now my freezer is crammed full of gardien. ahh. :)<br><br>
Ohh yes, back to the thread. Yup never knew Bob Barker was such a cool dude.
 
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