Japan: Keine Unterstützung für Walfang bei Bevölkerung

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Ma, 11/27/2012
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Eine repräsentative Umfrage in Japan zeigt, dass eine Mehrheit der einheimischen Bevölkerung den Walfang nicht unterstützt. Außerdem kaufen nur noch wenige Japaner Walfleisch.

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Hamburg
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Sterilisatiekliniek draagt bij aan betere huisdierzorg op Cozumel

Je, 10/25/2012
Jonge vrijwilliger in de sterilisatie-/castratiekliniek op Cozumel.

Jonge vrijwilliger in de sterilisatie-/castratiekliniek op Cozumel. Wanneer gemeenschappen kampen met problemen met honden en katten, werkt het IFAW nauw samen met de bevolking om te bepalen waar precies behoefte aan is. Zo zijn oplossingen op maat mogelijk.

African Lions Roam Closer to Protection

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Lu, 11/26/2012
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African Lions Roam Closer to Protection

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today that the African lion may warrant protection under the Endangered Species Act (ESA), following an initial review of a petition seeking to protect the species which was filed by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), Humane Society International (HSI), Born Free USA, Born Free Foundation,.

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Washington, D.C.
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Gulf of Mexico dolphin deaths – a disgusting disgrace!

Ve, 11/23/2012
bottlenose dolphin

wildlife tradeIn the last week, the national press has highlighted a series of events in the Gulf of Mexico regarding dolphin deaths connected to human interactions.

Seal my vote this election day

Me, 11/21/2012

Make the seal hunt an issue in the Canadian by-elections

The seal hunt should be a federal election issue.  It is an issue that affects all Canadians – both our wallets and our reputations – and politicians need to hear that voters are concerned and want the commercial seal hunt to end.

Secretary Clinton commits US government to saving global wildlife from trade

Me, 11/21/2012
Secretary Clinton commits US government to saving global wildlife from trade

Think Twice about buying wildlife sourced products.Recently the U.S. government has been making various public statements aimed at addressing wildlife crime – the most dramatic of which happened very recently. 

Walking with elephants

Ma, 11/20/2012
Lunchtime at the Centre

Lunch time with elephantsI’ll never forget the first time I was with Asian elephants in the wild in Kaziranga, Assam, India.

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Rhino and Elephants in the Cross-hairs of Organised Crime

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Lu, 11/19/2012
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The brutal killing this past weekend of eight rhinoceros in South Africa follows hard on the heels of four record sized confiscations of illegal elephant ivory, once again shining the spotlight on the relentless and bloody onslaught against African wildlife for profit.

The eight rhino – seven adults and a calf – were found shot, hacked with machetes and dehorned on a farm in the North West Province of South Africa. Shockingly the animals were also mutilated for their eyes and ears, while one female had her genitalia cut off.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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