http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/everything/rss.xml/2/35 en Alberta poison program kills more wildlife than wolves http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/alberta-poison-program-kills-more-wildlife-wolves <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">Nov 7 2017</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="721" height="480" title="Alberta poison program kills more wildlife than wolves" alt="Alberta poison program kills more wildlife than wolves" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/XWR3%20%28Small%29%20%281%29.jpeg?1510064407" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>New data uncovered through a Government of Alberta <em>Freedom of Information Act </em>request underscores the urgent need to stop the cruel and unethical poisoning of predators in Canada.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/alberta-poison-program-kills-more-wildlife-wolves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wolves and a grizzly bear bald eagles coyotes fishers golden eagles lynx marten ravens strychnine poisoning wolves Tue, 07 Nov 2017 14:21:40 +0000 adintino 112863 at http://www.ifaw.org Canada needs to stop poisoning predators and pets http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/canada-needs-stop-poisoning-predators-and-pets <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/seals/sheryl-fink">Sheryl Fink</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">Oct 18 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/canada_predator_1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" /></p> <p>Nothing could have prepared Cristina Blackmore for what would happen that summer afternoon.&nbsp; Her beloved border collie, Dulce, was busy chasing ground squirrels in the horse corral next to their house. Suddenly Dulce ran to her with fear in her eyes and dropped to the ground in a massive convulsion. Their veterinarian arrived 15 minutes later but nothing could be done: Dulce died in Cristina&rsquo;s arms moments later as her grandchildren looked on in tears.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/canada-needs-stop-poisoning-predators-and-pets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Wolves Dogs & Cats Wolves Dogs & Cats Canada compound 1080 cristina blackmore cyanide poisoning pets predator control strychnine wolves Wed, 18 Oct 2017 17:08:27 +0000 Sheryl Fink 112768 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW launches #OneActForAll to protect the ESA http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/ifaw-launches-oneactforall-protect-esa <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/wildlife-trade/carson-barylak">Carson Barylak</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">Sep 21 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/T4biEGS-Bkc" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>With the support of over two dozen celebrity advocates, IFAW is taking a stand to protect the US Endangered Species Act (ESA). Together we are launching the #OneActForAll campaign, calling on US citizens to take action.&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/ifaw-launches-oneactforall-protect-esa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Political advocacy Whales Elephants Tigers Wolves Bears Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers Whales Wolves Thu, 21 Sep 2017 18:58:57 +0000 Carson Barylak 112594 at http://www.ifaw.org Victory: UAE bans personal ownership of wild animals http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/victory-uae-bans-personal-ownership-wild-animals <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/wildlife-trade/dr-elsayed-ahmed-mohamed">Dr. Elsayed Ahmed Mohamed</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">Jan 5 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Last week, the UAE government adopted a law to regulate the ownership of dangerous wild animals.</p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/UAE?src=hash">#UAE</a> penalizes possession of wild <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/animals?src=hash">#animals</a> with hefty fines, life in prison <a href="https://t.co/qU0ZO3gA9e">https://t.co/qU0ZO3gA9e</a> <a href="https://t.co/m0atOMrJb1">pic.twitter.com/m0atOMrJb1</a></p> </blockquote></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/victory-uae-bans-personal-ownership-wild-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Political advocacy Tigers Bears Big Cats Raptors Tigers Wolves dangerous pets exotic pets illegal law legislation United Arab Eremites wild Thu, 05 Jan 2017 19:59:31 +0000 Dr. Elsayed Ahmed Mohamed 110211 at http://www.ifaw.org Protecting saigas in Russia’s Stepnoy Sanctuary http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/protecting-saigas-russia%E2%80%99s-stepnoy-sanctuary <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/whales/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</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">Jun 17 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157669336683602" title="Stepnoy Sanctuary "><img alt="Stepnoy Sanctuary " height="343" src="https://c7.staticflickr.com/8/7382/27626696942_f5a583628e_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p><em>This report comes courtesy of Vladimir Kalmykov, Director of the Stepnoy Sanctuary.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/protecting-saigas-russia%E2%80%99s-stepnoy-sanctuary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Wolves babies baby cute poppy fields rare russia saiga antelope spring Stepnoy Sanctuary Slideshow Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:19:05 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 107898 at http://www.ifaw.org Moscow visual exhibit imagines world without endangered animals http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/moscow-visual-exhibit-imagines-world-without-endangered-animals <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/whales/elena-zharkova">Elena Zharkova</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">Feb 22 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" mozallowfullscreen="" src="https://player.vimeo.com/video/160111261" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><a href="https://vimeo.com/160111261">Animals_3_3_3b</a> from <a href="https://vimeo.com/user48247101">wildperspective</a> on <a href="https://vimeo.com">Vimeo</a>.</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"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-1" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/jk_wvfWvjYQ?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/moscow-visual-exhibit-imagines-world-without-endangered-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Whales Elephants Tigers Education Wolves Bears Big Cats Elephants Polar Bears Seals Tigers Wolves art gallery moscow painting photo realistic photography photos russia wild Video Mon, 22 Feb 2016 20:41:42 +0000 Elena Zharkova 106737 at http://www.ifaw.org