Leonardo DiCaprio geeft het startsein voor IFAW’s Animal Action Week

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Thu, 10/04/2012
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(Den Haag, 1 oktober 2012) – Acteur en natuurbeschermer Leonardo DiCaprio roept samen met het IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare) de wereld op nog meer actie te ondernemen om olifanten te beschermen tegen stroperij en de illegale handel in ivoor, die de afgelopen jaren dramatisch is toegenomen.

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Браконьеры убили пять носорогов за три дня на северо-востоке Индии.

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Tue, 10/02/2012
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Браконьеры убили пять носорогов за три дня на северо-востоке Индии.
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Браконьеры убили пять носорогов за три дня на северо-востоке Индии.

Пять редких носорогов были убиты браконьерами на прошлой неделе рядом с национальным парком «Казиранга» на северо-западе Индии в штате Ассам. Когда животные были обнаружены, четверо уже погибли, один носорог остался жив, истекая кровью и в критическом состоянии, его рог был отрублен.

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Resist the urge to kill Great White Sharks

Wed, 10/03/2012
Image source: Wikipedia, attribution: Terry Goss

Image source: Wikipedia, attribution: Terry GossWhat comes to mind when you think of sharks?  

Jaws?  

Blood thirsty predators?

Spotlight India: rhino poaching shocker as center staff focus on caring for rescued animals

Wed, 10/03/2012
Elephant calf rescued from Kanchanjuri.

Elephant calf rescued from Kanchanjuri.Last week, massive floods engulfed Kaziranga National Park in Assam, India for the second time in two months, inundating around 90 percent of the park.

Spotlight Ethiopia: arming wildlife crime busters with new knowledge and skills

Wed, 10/03/2012
Ewnetu Bilata, Director General of EWCA follows group discussions on one of the

Ewnetu Bilata, Director General of EWCA follows group discussions on one of the training days.More than 30 Ethiopian law enforcement officials recently assembled for a five-day training workshop on the ways and means of preventing wildlife trafficking.

Animal Rescue team receives the USDA Honor Award for Excellence

Wed, 10/03/2012
Animal rescue team receives the USDA Honor Award for Excellence

The author and Dr. Ian Robinson with the IFAW USDA Honor Awards.International Fund for Animal Welafre staff members, Dr.

New Lessons!

Free 'Cats, Dogs, and Us' multilingual education resources endorsed by European Commission

Animal Action education programme - Cats, Dogs and Us DVD

Free 'Cats, Dogs, and Us' multilingual education resources endorsed by European Commission

Wed, 09/07/2011

Spotlight Amboseli: elephant adoption drama update

Fri, 10/05/2012
Spotlight Amboseli elephant adoption drama update

Elfrida with her twins: Elfrida and her "twins", before the adoptee (on the left) disappearedBack in August, we were amazed by Elfrida’s adoption of a female calf, who just appeared with the family.

Смотрите фотоотчет с празднования Дня Тигра во Владивостоке.

Tue, 10/02/2012
Смотрите фотоотчет с празднования Дня Тигра во Владивостоке

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Poachers claim five rhinos in three days in Northeast India

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Tue, 10/02/2012
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Poachers claim five rhinos in three days in Northeast India

Five rare rhinos have been brutally poached last week near Kaziranga National Park in the northeast Indian state of Assam. When discovered, four were dead and one was still alive, bleeding and in critical state with its horn hacked off.

Efforts to treat the surviving rhino were carried out by veterinarians from the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW – www.ifaw.org) as well as experts from the College of Veterinary Sciences in Guwahati. The rhino did not recover and succumbed to its injuries on the 28th of September.

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