Relief as Government pulls vote on Hunting Act – for now

Tue, 07/14/2015
Dr Brian May and some of the IFAW UK team were outside the Houses of Parliament

Dr Brian May and some of the IFAW UK team were outside the Houses of Parliament dressed up in fox costumes.We can breathe a (temporary) sigh of relief in the IFAW office today.

Mehr Schutz für Schuppentiere: Das meistgeschmuggelte Säugetier der Welt ist vom Aussterben bedroht

Tue, 07/14/2015
Schuppentiere, auch Tannenzapfentiere genannt, werden häufiger gewildert als Nas

Schuppentiere, auch Tannenzapfentiere genannt, werden häufiger gewildert als Nashörner, Elefanten und Tiger zusammen.Nimm einen Igel, bring ihn auf die Größe eines Wasserballs, überzieh ihn mit Panzerschuppen, gib ihm eine lange, klebrige Zunge und einen dicken Schwanz und fertig ist das Schuppentier (naja, mehr

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A special visit to the dog park (Español abajo)

Tue, 07/14/2015

Without a doubt one of the most gratifying things from my work is to know that by sharing our work, knowledge and skills we help more animals. Recently we were contacted by the Director of the Municipal Animal Welfare Center (CEBIAM) in Playa de Carmen, Mexico, because they wanted to do an adoption event as an extra effort to find loving homes for the dogs they have at their facilities.

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A sad reality for disabled elephant orphan looms

Mon, 07/13/2015
The keepers changed the boot’s wrappings at least three times a day and provided

The keepers changed the boot’s wrappings at least three times a day and provided intensive wound management when necessary.Suni, the orphaned elephant calf who had been brutally attacked with a machete when rescued three years ago, is facing increasing challenges with her disabled leg and foot. 

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Animal rescue partner monitoring Indonesian volcanic eruption

Fri, 07/10/2015
Using skills and tools learned from our April workshop (pictured here), Animals

Using skills and tools learned from our April workshop (pictured here), Animals Indonesia sent a small assessment team to the communities surrounding Mount Raung.As I woke up this morning and began checking the news, most of the international headlines were reporting that the eruption of Mount

WATCH: Learn about socializing, exercising your dog

Fri, 07/10/2015

One of the reasons why dogs and humans get along so well is that we are all social animals. Back when dogs were wolves they would grow up in packs and interact with each other from a young age. Our modern dogs are still very much social beings, but all too often in our busy lives we don’t give dogs the time to meet and greet each other.

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Taking elephant calves from their mothers devastates calves, rest of herd

Fri, 07/10/2015
The elephant has long been acknowledged for its intelligence, strong family bond

The elephant has long been acknowledged for its intelligence, strong family bonds, and complex levels of consciousness and social cohesion.Elephants have roamed the savannahs of Africa for millions of years.

Zambia elephant orphanage delivers hope

Thu, 07/09/2015
One of the orphans drains her bottle

Author Iain Webb was able to observe the calves and photograph them from as close as 10 feet away.When my partner Michael and I arrived at the orphanage, we put on the green coats that the caretakers all wear when they interact with the elephants, and headed to where they all sleep at night.