Spotlight Canada: Toronto Islands magic transforms dogs from abandoned to adopted

Thu, 12/20/2012
"Pudding"- fully rehabilitated and loving life

"Pudding"- fully rehabilitated and loving lifeMark Twain once said, “If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man.”

Wildtiersouvenirs im Angebot – unterwegs auf den Märkten in Südost-Asien und Südafrika

Tue, 12/11/2012
Elfenbeinschnitzereien auf einem Markt in Tachileik, Myanmar

Elfenbeinschnitzereien auf einem Markt in Tachileik, MyanmarEs war eine lange Autofahrt vom Flughafen von Chiang Mai, Thailand, an die Grenze im Norden des Landes. Jetzt bin ich angekommen in der kleinen Grenzstadt Mae Sai. Die Grenze nach Myanmar (Burma) ist in Sichtweite.

VIDEO: Three orphaned tiger cubs rescued in Far East Russia

Fri, 12/14/2012

On November 27, three young tigers appeared near a military unit located 8 km away from Yakovlevka village, Primorsky krai. The small predators tried to kill a domestic dog, but a guard scared the animals away into the forest. In another attempt the tiger cubs succeed in catching a hen.

New study investigates the Internet puppy trade across the U.S.

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Tue, 12/11/2012
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A new investigation into online puppy sales highlights the problem of the Internet being used as a tool for exploiting dogs and consumers. 

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Washington, DC
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Honden van Bellavista terug bij eigenaren dankzij slimme IFAW-hulpverleners

Fri, 11/30/2012
Eén van de honden uit Bellavista in zijn kooi in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

Eén van de honden uit Bellavista in zijn kooi in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.Twee maanden geleden had ik samen met Erika Flores een gesprek met de gemeente van Playa del Carmen over de operationele problemen waar het gemeentelijk dierenasiel mee te kampen had en over een nieuwe richtlijn voor verantwoorde huisdierenzorg.

WATCH+READ: Rare surveillance video of a wild Amur tiger rescued in Russia

Tue, 12/11/2012
Tiger rehabilitation in Russia

© Phoenix Fund. Cinderella undergoing rehabilitation at the Inspection Tiger Rehabilitation Center in Far East Russia.The Amur (aka Siberian) tiger is one of the most endangered animals in the world. Less than 350 individuals of the largest ‘cat’ species in the world are estimated to survive in Russia’s Far East.

As climate talks close, World Bank issues gloomy prophesy on the impacts of global warming

Wed, 12/12/2012
World bank report on climate change

The World Bank just released a new report painting a far bleaker picture for the world if climate change isn’t addressed than even the most ominous studies have predicted in the past.The perennial round of negotiations surrounding climate change ended over the weekend – perennial because the yearl

Пока не ушел последний сайгак.

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Mon, 12/10/2012

 Специалисты предпринимают экстренные меры для спасения сайгаков, обитающих на территории Северо-Западного Прикаспия (Республика Калмыкия и Астраханская область), численность которого в настоящее время критически низка.

IFAW поддерживает День защиты диких животных, инициированный Государственным департаментом США.

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Mon, 12/03/2012
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Вашингтон, округ Колумбия
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Whale meat again?

Mon, 12/10/2012
Whale meat for sale in a Japanese market.

Whale meat for sale in a Japanese market.A trendy bar in fashionable Hoxton, East London had its collar felt last week. 

Its crime wasn't watering down the drinks or allowing uncool punters through the door. 

No, the alleged crime in question was serving bits of a whale in a cocktail called a Moby Dick.