http://www.ifaw.org/africa/theme/publications/rss.xml/124/13 en WATCH: Eighth rehabilitated tiger released into wild http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/watch-eighth-rehabilitated-tiger-released-wild <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/whales/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 22 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/mWVtFNEko3Y" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Vladik, an Amur tiger rehabilitated at PRNCO Tiger Center, was released recently into the wild in Bikin National Park&rsquo;s Primorsky Krai region. According to the winter survey there are no resident male tigers in the area, and Vladik can claim the territory.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/watch-eighth-rehabilitated-tiger-released-wild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Tigers Big Cats Tigers amur Borya Filippa russia Siberian stripe Svetlana Tiger Vladik Video Mon, 22 May 2017 17:32:38 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 111487 at http://www.ifaw.org Rescued elephant calf reunited with mother http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/rescued-elephant-calf-reunited-mother <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/node/64646">Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 22 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="An elephant calf struggles to get out of a water tank near a village near the outer edge of Pakke Tiger Reserve in the northeastern state of Arunachal Pradesh. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_22_17_mother_calf.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 397px;" title="An elephant calf struggles to get out of a water tank near a village near the outer edge of Pakke Tiger Reserve in the northeastern state of Arunachal Pradesh.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/rescued-elephant-calf-reunited-mother" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Elephants baby calf drown elephant India mother rescue trapped Mon, 22 May 2017 20:41:44 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 111495 at http://www.ifaw.org BREAKING: Rehabbed Amur tigers have at least one cub http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/breaking-rehabbed-amur-tigers-have-least-one-cub <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/whales/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 8 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The tiger cub behind a still-collared Svetlaya is the latest evidence that rehabilitated Amur tigers can be returned to the wild and produce offspring." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_08_17_svet_cubs.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The tiger cub behind a still-collared Svetlaya is the latest evidence that rehabilitated Amur tigers can be returned to the wild and produce offspring." />Camera traps installed in the Zhuravliny Reserve Sanctuary have revealed that Borya and Svetlaya&rsquo;s continuing relationship in the wild has resulted</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/breaking-rehabbed-amur-tigers-have-least-one-cub" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Tigers Big Cats Tigers amur baby cubs cute love mating release russia Siberian stripes Tiger Mon, 08 May 2017 16:47:59 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 111304 at http://www.ifaw.org Cheetah cubs rescued from wildlife traffickers in Somaliland http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/cheetah-cubs-rescued-wildlife-traffickers-somaliland <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/cats-and-dogs/gail-a%E2%80%99brunzo">Gail A’Brunzo</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 5 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157682954676316" title="Cheetah cub rescue"><img alt="Cheetah cub rescue" height="458" src="https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2835/33883594130_2e19f8f34a_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/cheetah-cubs-rescued-wildlife-traffickers-somaliland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Animal rescue Big Cats cheetah IUCN pets Mon, 15 May 2017 13:54:20 +0000 Gail A’Brunzo 111369 at http://www.ifaw.org Orphan bears exploring outside http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/orphan-bears-exploring-outside <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/whales/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">May 1 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157681188120701" title="feeding bears"><img alt="feeding bears" height="343" src="https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2810/34390108645_7285bfab9e_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p><em>The following blog has been submitted by Maria Kuczkowicz, a Polish veterinarian volunteering at the Orphan Bear Rescue Center. --MV</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/orphan-bears-exploring-outside" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Bears adorable cute feeding furry fuzzy hungry messy orphan russia Mon, 01 May 2017 19:55:28 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 111241 at http://www.ifaw.org Rehabilitated Amur tiger released back into the wild in Russia http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/rehabilitated-amur-tiger-released-back-wild-russia <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Apr 28 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="140" title="Rehabilitated Amur tiger released back into the wild in Russia" alt="Rehabilitated Amur tiger released back into the wild in Russia" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/filippa_300px.jpg?1493407088" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>On April 29, 2017 a young, female Amur tiger named Filippa, was released into the Russian wilderness after almost two years of rehabilitation. She was raised and trained to survive in her natural habitat at the Center for Rehabilitation and Reintroduction of Tigers and Other Rare Animals (PRNCO&nbsp;Tiger Center) supported by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW).</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/rehabilitated-amur-tiger-released-back-wild-russia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Tigers Tigers Amur tiger Filippa PRNCO Tiger Center Tiger Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:20:20 +0000 adintino 111227 at http://www.ifaw.org