Spreading tiger awareness in remote Russia

Mon, 01/18/2016
Spreading tiger awareness in remote Russia

The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) is raising awareness of the success of the Amur tiger rehabilitation project in the residential communities that are closest to these released tigers.

Our route started in Blagoveshchensk (Amur Region) and proceeded to the village of Blagoslavennoe (Jewish Autonomous Region). We were able to visit eight communities (two towns, two urban-type settlements and four villages).

Australian management authority finishes release of key oil exploration documents

Fri, 01/15/2016
A Shepherd's beaked whale surfacing in the Great Australian Bight, where Bight P

A Shepherd's beaked whale surfacing in the Great Australian Bight, where Bight Petroleum had submitted plans to the Australian government to explore for oil.After 18 months of campaigning through the courts, IFAW has finally been granted full access to essential documents about Bight Petroleu

Responding to koalas injured in recent bushfires

Fri, 01/15/2016
Valeria Ruoppolo (IFAW), Fiona Ryan (Melbourne Zoo) and Nicola Rae (Lort Smith A

Valeria Ruoppolo (IFAW), Fiona Ryan (Melbourne Zoo) and Nicola Rae (Lort Smith Animal Hospital) monitor a koala under anesthesia. The bushfires over Christmas in southwest Victoria, Australia destroyed numerous homes and huge areas of Eucalyptus (gum) forests, home to Australia’s iconic koala.

Responding to koalas injured in recent bushfires

Fri, 01/15/2016
Valeria Ruoppolo (IFAW), Fiona Ryan (Melbourne Zoo) and Nicola Rae (Lort Smith A

Valeria Ruoppolo (IFAW), Fiona Ryan (Melbourne Zoo) and Nicola Rae (Lort Smith Animal Hospital) monitor a koala under anesthesia. The bushfires over Christmas in southwest Victoria, Australia destroyed numerous homes and huge areas of Eucalyptus (gum) forests, home to Australia’s iconic koala.

Responding to koalas injured in recent bushfires

Fri, 01/15/2016
Valeria Ruoppolo (IFAW), Fiona Ryan (Melbourne Zoo) and Nicola Rae (Lort Smith A

Valeria Ruoppolo (IFAW), Fiona Ryan (Melbourne Zoo) and Nicola Rae (Lort Smith Animal Hospital) monitor a koala under anesthesia. The bushfires over Christmas in southwest Victoria, Australia destroyed numerous homes and huge areas of Eucalyptus (gum) forests, home to Australia’s iconic koala.

Responding to koalas injured in recent bushfires

Fri, 01/15/2016
Valeria Ruoppolo (IFAW), Fiona Ryan (Melbourne Zoo) and Nicola Rae (Lort Smith A

Valeria Ruoppolo (IFAW), Fiona Ryan (Melbourne Zoo) and Nicola Rae (Lort Smith Animal Hospital) monitor a koala under anesthesia. The bushfires over Christmas in southwest Victoria, Australia destroyed numerous homes and huge areas of Eucalyptus (gum) forests, home to Australia’s iconic koala.

Responding to koalas injured in recent bushfires

Fri, 01/15/2016
Valeria Ruoppolo (IFAW), Fiona Ryan (Melbourne Zoo) and Nicola Rae (Lort Smith A

Valeria Ruoppolo (IFAW), Fiona Ryan (Melbourne Zoo) and Nicola Rae (Lort Smith Animal Hospital) monitor a koala under anesthesia. The bushfires over Christmas in southwest Victoria, Australia destroyed numerous homes and huge areas of Eucalyptus (gum) forests, home to Australia’s iconic koala.

Responding to koalas injured in recent bushfires

Fri, 01/15/2016
Valeria Ruoppolo (IFAW), Fiona Ryan (Melbourne Zoo) and Nicola Rae (Lort Smith A

Valeria Ruoppolo (IFAW), Fiona Ryan (Melbourne Zoo) and Nicola Rae (Lort Smith Animal Hospital) monitor a koala under anesthesia. The bushfires over Christmas in southwest Victoria, Australia destroyed numerous homes and huge areas of Eucalyptus (gum) forests, home to Australia’s iconic koala.

Making Dutch travel agencies aware of animal-unfriendly traveling

Fri, 01/15/2016
In this file photo, German tourists ride on top of an elephant that will carry t

In this file photo, German tourists ride on top of an elephant that will carry them to and from the famous Amber Fort Jaipur in India.You want to ride on the back of an elephant in Thailand or India? Cuddle a tiger cub in South Africa? Or eat a whale steak in a restaurant in Iceland?