http://www.ifaw.org/australia/theme/publications/rss.xml/125/13 en Laure Boissat http://www.ifaw.org/australia/about-us/conservation/laure-boissat <div class="node-body"><p>Boissat is currently a master student in biodiversity conservation at the University of Oxford and has been an intern in various IFAW offices. Having worked on several wildlife crime issues such as rhino poaching and ivory trafficking, Laure is now focusing on the use of detection dogs for conservation purposes at IFAW Oceania.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-staff-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_staff_image" width="220" height="285" title="Laure Boissat" alt="Laure Boissat" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Headshot_66.jpg?1500656061" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Authored On:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Jul 21 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> Conservation Wildlife trade Animal rescue Staff Elephants Rhinos Dogs & Cats Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:55:01 +0000 jhart@ifaw.org 112083 at http://www.ifaw.org Searching for scat; Maya the koala sniffing dog http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/searching-scat-maya-koala-sniffing-dog <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/conservation/laure-boissat">Laure Boissat</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">Jul 21 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Maya, a border collie, was rescued from a dog shelter and is now fully trained at detecting koalas scat." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/07_21_17_maya.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Maya, a border collie, was rescued from a dog shelter and is now fully trained at detecting koalas scat." />Detecting and protecting wildlife is not an easy task, especially for rare animals that are well hidden in the forest such as koalas.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/searching-scat-maya-koala-sniffing-dog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Australia dog koala scent smell train Fri, 21 Jul 2017 17:06:27 +0000 Laure Boissat 112084 at http://www.ifaw.org With one more reported death, biologists extremely concerned about right whales’ future http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/one-more-reported-death-biologists-extremely-concerned-about-right-whales%E2%80%99-future <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/staff/misty-niemeyer">Misty Niemeyer</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">Jul 20 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The North Atlantic right whale population has now experienced nearly twice as many deaths (9) as births (5) this year." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/07_20_17_rightwhale.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The North Atlantic right whale population has now experienced nearly twice as many deaths (9) as births (5) this year." />We recently received more sad news regarding the already critically endangered North Atlantic right whale.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/one-more-reported-death-biologists-extremely-concerned-about-right-whales%E2%80%99-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Animal rescue Whales Thu, 20 Jul 2017 21:14:33 +0000 Misty Niemeyer 112070 at http://www.ifaw.org World of Animals May 2017 http://www.ifaw.org/australia/world-of-animals-may-2017 <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">Jul 19 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>IFAW&#39;s flagship publication explores where we work, the species we protect, the inspiring work of our staff, and other IFAW milestones in animal welfare.&nbsp;</p> </div> Elephants Animal rescue Big Cats Elephants World of Animals Other Wed, 19 Jul 2017 19:26:30 +0000 jhart@ifaw.org 112051 at http://www.ifaw.org Rhino calf rescued from Indian floods http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/rhino-calf-rescued-indian-floods <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">Jul 14 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Mobile Veterinary service staff carry the rhino calf up a hill after bringing it from the island to the river’s shore." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/07_14_17_rhino1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 535px;" title="Mobile Veterinary Service staff carry the rhino calf up a hill after bringing it from the island to the river’s shore." />The International Fund for Animal Welfare and Wildlife Trust of India (IFAW-WTI) admitted a male rhinoceros calf displaced by the monsoon floods in Kaziranga National Park to the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Cons</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/rhino-calf-rescued-indian-floods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Rhinos Fri, 14 Jul 2017 20:05:38 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 112007 at http://www.ifaw.org Minke whale stuck in harbor dies from apparent infection http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/minke-whale-stuck-harbor-dies-apparent-infection <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/whales/brian-sharp">Brian Sharp</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">Jul 11 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Sarah Sharp, IFAW veterinarian, observes the minke whale in Stage Harbor." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/07_11_17_minke1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Sarah Sharp, IFAW veterinarian, observes the minke whale in Stage Harbor." /><em>This blog was penned by Assistant Stranding Coordinator Kathryn Rose. --BS</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/minke-whale-stuck-harbor-dies-apparent-infection" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Animal rescue Whales Cape Cod Chatham Massachusetts minke stage harbor whale Tue, 11 Jul 2017 19:36:48 +0000 Brian Sharp 111930 at http://www.ifaw.org