http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/everything/rss.xml/2/35 en 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 This Election, Canadians Want Action on Animal Issues http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/election-canadians-want-action-animal-issues <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">Sep 16 2015</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="300" height="393" title="This Election, Canadians Want Action on Animal Issues" alt="This Election, Canadians Want Action on Animal Issues" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/pr_300px.jpg?1442423092" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare released the results of a survey today showing that animal issues will affect how the majority of Canadians cast their ballot on October 19<sup>th</sup>. It also shows near unanimous support for improving protection for both endangered species and domestic animals.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/election-canadians-want-action-animal-issues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Political advocacy Whales Elephants Animal rescue Tigers Education Seals Dogs & Cats Bears Big Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves Dogs & Cats animal cruelity Endangered Species seal hunt wildlife trade Wed, 16 Sep 2015 17:13:28 +0000 adintino 105245 at http://www.ifaw.org Successful protection of wolves in Germany and Poland also helps the Netherlands http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/successful-protection-wolves-germany-and-poland-also-helps-netherlands <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/robert-kless">Robert Kless</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 7 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The development of the Central European Wolf population is encouragingly good." class="caption" longdesc="The development of the Central European Wolf population is encouragingly good." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Erfolge-des-Wolfes_Jan-2015_0.jpg" style="width: 630px; height: 420px;" title="The development of the Central European Wolf population is encouragingly good." />I am gazing over the wide flat landscape &ndash; over plenty of water and low woods. Extensive meadows are grazed by sheep and cattle.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/successful-protection-wolves-germany-and-poland-also-helps-netherlands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wolves Wolves European Germany Netherlands population Shepherd wolves Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:47:04 +0000 Robert Kless 102614 at http://www.ifaw.org Celebrating the expansion of educational offerings on World Animal Day http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/celebrating-expansion-educational-offerings-world-animal-day <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/azzedine-downes">Azzedine Downes</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 4 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Download IFAW Climate Change &amp; Animals materials using the link below." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/cc_image_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 351px;" title="Download IFAW Climate Change &amp; Animals materials using the link below." />When I was younger, I pored over volumes of Encyclopedia Britannica to peer into animal worlds that I could not experience personally. The knowledge I gained formed a lifelong appreciation for nature and the animals that live within it.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/celebrating-expansion-educational-offerings-world-animal-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Education Bears Big Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves Dogs & Cats bears change climate Education environment whales Fri, 03 Oct 2014 18:08:29 +0000 Azzedine Downes 101615 at http://www.ifaw.org