http://www.ifaw.org/australia/theme/everything/rss.xml/125/15 en WHALEFEST 2015: a leviathan happening http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/whalefest <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/whales/patrick-ramage">Patrick Ramage</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">Fri, 03/20/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="The author presenting on the Science and Campaigns stage at WHALEFEST 2015." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/03_20_15_patrick.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 347px;" title="The author presenting on the Science and Campaigns stage at WHALEFEST 2015." /></em></p> <p><em>&ldquo;The British and Americans are two people separated by a common language.&rdquo; </em></p> <p><em>― George Bernard Shaw</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/whalefest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Education Whales Brighton festivals oceans United Kingdom whalefest whales Fri, 20 Mar 2015 21:35:09 +0000 Patrick Ramage 103352 at http://www.ifaw.org Spotlight India: Children paint their love for wildlife on school walls http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/spotlight-india-children-paint-their-love-wildlife-school-walls <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/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">Mon, 03/09/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Students taking part in wall painting organised by IFAW-WTI, at Himgiri High &amp; M.E School, Manas, Baksa." class="caption" longdesc="Students taking part in wall painting organised by IFAW-WTI, at Himgiri High &amp; M.E School, Manas, Baksa." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/03_06_15_manas.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 433px;" title="Students taking part in wall painting organised by IFAW-WTI, at Himgiri High &amp; M.E School, Manas, Baksa." />On Valentine&rsquo;s Day, when most of the world&rsquo;s humans wore red to profess their love for fellow humans, 600 school chil</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/spotlight-india-children-paint-their-love-wildlife-school-walls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Education green kids painting Wildlife Fri, 06 Mar 2015 20:55:27 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 103164 at http://www.ifaw.org Love for all living creatures this Darwin Day http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/love-all-living-creatures-darwin-day <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/cats-and-dogs/nancy-barr">Nancy Barr</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">Thu, 02/12/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Charles Darwin – “The love for all living creatures is the most noble attribute of man.”" class="caption" longdesc="Charles Darwin – “The love for all living creatures is the most noble attribute of man.”" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Charles_Darwin.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 580px;" title="Charles Darwin – “The love for all living creatures is the most noble attribute of man.”" />On 12 February 1809, Charles Darwin was born in Shropshire, England.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/love-all-living-creatures-darwin-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Birthday Charles Darwin evolution nature observe Wed, 11 Feb 2015 21:29:16 +0000 Nancy Barr 102908 at http://www.ifaw.org Stars Align to Defend Wildlife in New IFAW Campaign http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/stars-align-defend-wildlife-new-ifaw-campaign <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">Thu, 01/15/2015</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="200" title="Stars Align to Defend Wildlife in New IFAW Campaign" alt="Stars Align to Defend Wildlife in New IFAW Campaign" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/PROTECT_300jpg.jpg?1421352372" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW; <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">www.ifaw.org</a>) today released its new PROTECT PSA campaign. The series, which was conceived, directed and edited by actress, director and IFAW ambassador <strong>Joely Fisher</strong>, features notable Hollywood personalities discussing pressing issues facing animals around the world and calling upon the public to take action for animals.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/stars-align-defend-wildlife-new-ifaw-campaign" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Elephants Tigers Education Big Cats Elephants Tigers Whales aae action for animals Animal Action Education Animal welfare big cats elephants I found a way Joely Fisher protect Protect PSAs PSAs whales Thu, 15 Jan 2015 20:12:13 +0000 adintino 102699 at http://www.ifaw.org Animals on TV. Where’s David? http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/animals-tv-where%E2%80%99s-david <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/cats-and-dogs/michael-booth">Michael Booth</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">Mon, 12/29/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Sir David Attenborough was inviting me to visit Antarctica with him." class="caption" longdesc="Sir David Attenborough was inviting me to visit Antarctica with him." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/103546.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 413px;" title="Sir David Attenborough was inviting me to visit Antarctica with him." />It was the fall of 2003, and I had a once-in-a-lifetime epiphany.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-vimeo"><div id="media-vimeo-1" class="media-vimeo"> <iframe src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/109222827?fullscreen=1&show_title=0&show_byline=0&show_portrait=0&autoplay=0" width="460" height="292"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/animals-tv-where%E2%80%99s-david" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Big Cats animal handling big cats in captivity quality tv reality tv Video Mon, 29 Dec 2014 15:36:30 +0000 Michael Booth 102575 at http://www.ifaw.org 4 ways to make the holiday season less stressful for your dog http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/4-ways-make-holiday-season-less-stressful-your-dog <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/cats-and-dogs/corrie-rabbe">Corrie Rabbe</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">Mon, 12/22/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/Uwqsz_GZkZ0" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>The holiday season is a busy time for a lot of households, and the mix of festivities, kids and dogs can be stressful &ndash; especially for the dogs. Visitors, travel, noisy toys, a strange tree in the house, and firecrackers are just some of the many stressors your dog may encounter over the holidays.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/Uwqsz_GZkZ0&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/Uwqsz_GZkZ0&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uwqsz_GZkZ0"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-Uwqsz_GZkZ0_0.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/4-ways-make-holiday-season-less-stressful-your-dog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Education Dogs & Cats behavior dogs holidays stress Video Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:26:49 +0000 Corrie Rabbe 102463 at http://www.ifaw.org