http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/everything/rss.xml/2 en Addressing wildlife crime live on the world’s biggest internet video platform http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/addressing-wildlife-crime-live-world%E2%80%99s-biggest-internet-video-platform <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/elephants/grace-ge-gabriel">Grace Ge Gabriel</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, 02/27/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Addressing wildlife crime on the world’s biggest internet platform" class="caption" longdesc="Addressing wildlife crime on the world’s biggest internet platform" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/02_27_15_hangout.jpg" style="width: 564px; height: 218px;" title="Addressing wildlife crime on the world’s biggest internet platform" />Problems caused by crimes against nature are increasingly attracting the attention of the world.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/addressing-wildlife-crime-live-world%E2%80%99s-biggest-internet-video-platform" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants chat Ivory state department wildlife trade Fri, 27 Feb 2015 22:42:56 +0000 Grace Ge Gabriel 103085 at http://www.ifaw.org VIDEO: Sweet Pelusa the dog deserves a caring family http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/video-sweet-pelusa-dog-deserves-caring-family <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/cats-and-dogs/joaquin-de-la-torre">Joaquin de la Torre</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, 02/27/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/wXIBas1F2_Y" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>Watch Pelusa&rsquo;s amazing transformation back to health after tragedgy left her thin and sickly.</em></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/wXIBas1F2_Y&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/wXIBas1F2_Y&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=wXIBas1F2_Y"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-wXIBas1F2_Y_1.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/canada/news/video-sweet-pelusa-dog-deserves-caring-family" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats Cocco healing recovery recsue tail wagging Video Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:14:52 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 103081 at http://www.ifaw.org What’s an elephant doing in a Chinese shopping mall? http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/what%E2%80%99s-elephant-doing-chinese-shopping-mall <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/elephants/grace-ge-gabriel">Grace Ge Gabriel</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, 02/26/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Recently a virtual elephant, named Laura, invited shoppers to play at a Beijing shopping mall." class="caption" longdesc="Recently a virtual elephant, named Laura, invited shoppers to play at a Beijing shopping mall." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/02_25_15_reality.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 457px;" title="Recently a virtual elephant, named Laura, invited shoppers to play at a Beijing shopping mall." />&ldquo;<em>There is an elephant.</em></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-2" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-2"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/QfJ3QvBaAPs&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-2"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/QfJ3QvBaAPs&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=QfJ3QvBaAPs"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-QfJ3QvBaAPs_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/canada/news/what%E2%80%99s-elephant-doing-chinese-shopping-mall" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Elephants Education elephants kids play Video Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:27:50 +0000 Grace Ge Gabriel 103060 at http://www.ifaw.org First Ukraine crisis video update: Shelter Pif in Donetsk http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/first-ukraine-crisis-video-update-shelter-pif-donetsk <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/cats-and-dogs/shannon-walajtys">Shannon Walajtys</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, 02/26/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/xcg9go6a0dM" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>The war in Eastern Ukraine continues to dominate news headlines around the world for all the wrong reasons. Cease-fires are announced and then broken leaving an endless stream of tragic stories in their wake.&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>IFAW continues to support three different animal shelters that are caught in this deadly conflict by providing food, medicine and veterinary equipment needed to save thousands of dogs.</strong></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-3" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-3"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/xcg9go6a0dM&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-3"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/xcg9go6a0dM&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=xcg9go6a0dM"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-xcg9go6a0dM_8.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/canada/news/first-ukraine-crisis-video-update-shelter-pif-donetsk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats dogs shelter Ukraine war Video Wed, 25 Feb 2015 22:12:59 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 103062 at http://www.ifaw.org TUNE IN: Powerful anti-wildlife trade film "Gambling on Extinction" airing in Canada http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/tune-powerful-anti-wildlife-trade-film-gambling-extinction-airing-animal-planet <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/cats-and-dogs/d%C3%B6rte-von-der-reith">Dörte von der Reith</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">Tue, 02/24/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" mozallowfullscreen="" src="//player.vimeo.com/video/119005510" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>About three years ago I received a phone call from award-winning German documentary filmmaker Jakob Kneser.</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/119005510?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/canada/news/tune-powerful-anti-wildlife-trade-film-gambling-extinction-airing-animal-planet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Political advocacy Elephants elephants extinction movie poaching Video Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:44:52 +0000 Dörte von der Reith 103039 at http://www.ifaw.org Are China’s zoos ‘acceptable’ places for Zimbabwe’s wild baby elephants? http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/are-china%E2%80%99s-zoos-%E2%80%98acceptable%E2%80%99-places-zimbabwe%E2%80%99s-wild-baby-elephants <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/elephants/grace-ge-gabriel">Grace Ge Gabriel</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, 02/23/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="An Asian elephant is forced to perform acrobatic maneuvers repeatedly on a Chinese reality TV show called “Wonderful Friends.” " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/zim_ele_china_zoo_3_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 392px;" title="An Asian elephant is forced to perform acrobatic maneuvers repeatedly on a Chinese reality TV show called “Wonderful Friends.” " /></p> <p>There has been talk of Zimbabwe taking up to 80 baby elephants from their families in the wild to sell to foreign buyers, including China for some time.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/are-china%E2%80%99s-zoos-%E2%80%98acceptable%E2%80%99-places-zimbabwe%E2%80%99s-wild-baby-elephants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants baby calves China CITES export wild Zimbabwe zoo Mon, 23 Feb 2015 19:19:44 +0000 Grace Ge Gabriel 103030 at http://www.ifaw.org