http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/video/rss.xml/2/21 en Kenya’s success fighting wildlife trafficking benefits from canine agents http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/kenya%E2%80%99s-success-fighting-wildlife-trafficking-benefits-canine-agents <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">Wed, 02/03/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/LXM_hxumBE0" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>At famed Masai Mara National Park, I met a foot soldier helping Kenya fight wildlife trafficking.</p> <p>Garvey doesn&rsquo;t carry a gun. But he has the unique skill of sniffing out contraband from wildlife parts to weapons. <strong>He is one of the four-legged inspectors from Kenya Wildlife Service&rsquo;s Canine Detection Unit.</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"><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/LXM_hxumBE0?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/kenya%E2%80%99s-success-fighting-wildlife-trafficking-benefits-canine-agents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Wildlife trade Elephants Africa agent crime Golden retriever Kenya Masai Mara National Park scent smell sniffer dogs trafficking Video Wed, 03 Feb 2016 18:19:45 +0000 Grace Ge Gabriel 106604 at http://www.ifaw.org Dramatic rescues, huge policy wins for animals in 2015 http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/dramatic-rescues-huge-policy-wins-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/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">Sat, 12/26/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/-V1iV9K7EjM" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>I am inspired every day by the dramatic rescue of individual elephants, whales, tigers, bears, dogs and cats, such as those showcased in the above video.</p> <p>Thanks to millions of supporters around the world, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) provides hands-on care to orphaned and injured bears, elephants and rhinos, domestic animals suffering in the wake of disasters, and tens of thousands of dogs and cats in impoverished communities.</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-html5-2" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/-V1iV9K7EjM?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/dramatic-rescues-huge-policy-wins-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Whales Animal rescue Tigers Wildlife trade Political advocacy Dogs & Cats Elephants Tigers Whales bears climate change cute end of year fuzzy ivory ban New Year Tiger tiger cubs Victories whales wildlife trade Video Tue, 22 Dec 2015 18:07:33 +0000 Azzedine Downes 106319 at http://www.ifaw.org Blood Lions, the must-see documentary on canned hunting, debuts in the UK http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/blood-lions-must-see-documentary-canned-hunting-debuts-uk <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/political-advocacy/jordi-casamitjana">Jordi Casamitjana </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, 12/04/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/-T86GCjCpus" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>I am glad I was there to watch it with an audience.</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-html5-3" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/-T86GCjCpus?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/blood-lions-must-see-documentary-canned-hunting-debuts-uk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Wildlife trade Political advocacy Big Cats Africa cruel documentary film hunting lions movie premiere Video Thu, 03 Dec 2015 20:40:07 +0000 Jordi Casamitjana 106088 at http://www.ifaw.org This Election, Who Will Stand Up for Animals? http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/election-who-will-stand-animals <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">Mon, 08/17/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" scrolling="no" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/Sy1f7qKSlnM" title="Who, in parliament, will represent the millions of Canadians who care about animals, their welfare, and their protection? " width="610"></iframe></p> <p>It&rsquo;s official! The 2015 federal election has been called, and on October 19th Canadians will take to the polls to determine the future of our country.</p> <p>The election campaigns will be filled with promises and punches, barbs and baby-kissing.</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-html5-4" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/Sy1f7qKSlnM?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/election-who-will-stand-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seals Wildlife trade Political advocacy Polar Bears Seals Canada canadian parliament federal election Stand up for Animals Video Thu, 13 Aug 2015 16:13:32 +0000 Sheryl Fink 105005 at http://www.ifaw.org Puny fines for ivory smugglers deter no one http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/puny-fines-ivory-smugglers-deter-no-one <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">Tue, 08/11/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/BD99duMco98" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>Since the ivory was sawn into 172 pieces to fit into the luggage shows savvy smuggling tactics.</em></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>I am outraged by the <strong><a href="http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/ivory-smugglers-returned-china-despite-huge-haul-n403851" target="_blank">report emerging in the media</a></strong> that Swiss authorities, after making the largest seizure of ivory in Zurich, let the Chinese smugglers leave the country with a puny fine.</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-html5-5" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/BD99duMco98?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/puny-fines-ivory-smugglers-deter-no-one" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Wildlife trade Elephants China CITIES Ivory seizure Smuggle Swiss Customs Authority Switzerland Video Tue, 11 Aug 2015 15:36:58 +0000 Grace Ge Gabriel 104944 at http://www.ifaw.org Tragedy of Cecil: Leader of pride, victim of trophy hunt http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/tragedy-cecil-leader-pride-victim-trophy-hunt <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/jeffrey-flocken">Jeffrey Flocken</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, 07/28/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="458" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/Wev9lPwh0Dk" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>Jeff Flocken comments on CNN on the trophy hunt that led to the killing of Cecil the lion.&nbsp;&nbsp;</em></p> <p>Earlier this month, Cecil the Lion &ndash; a local celebrity who had reached iconic status amongst visiting tourists and researchers - was lured with food out of the safe confines of a national park in Zimbabwe.</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-html5-6" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/Wev9lPwh0Dk?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/tragedy-cecil-leader-pride-victim-trophy-hunt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Wildlife trade Big Cats big game Cecil the lion cross-bow gun hunter trophy hunting Zimbabwe Video Tue, 28 Jul 2015 17:26:13 +0000 Jeffrey Flocken 104850 at http://www.ifaw.org