http://www.ifaw.org/international/theme/everything/rss.xml/17/19 en Paying tribute to a fallen tiger guardian http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/paying-tribute-fallen-tiger-guardian <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/elephants/vivek-menon">Vivek Menon</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, 05/15/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Frontline forest guards risk their lives everyday to protect wildlife across the country." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_15_15_tigerguard.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 344px;" title="Frontline forest guards risk their lives everyday to protect wildlife across the country." /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/paying-tribute-fallen-tiger-guardian" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Tigers danger guard protect sad Tiger tragedy Fri, 15 May 2015 18:56:23 +0000 Vivek Menon 104006 at http://www.ifaw.org Emirates – World’s Biggest International Airline – Bans Transport of Hunting Trophies http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/emirates-%E2%80%93-world%E2%80%99s-biggest-international-airline-%E2%80%93-bans-transport-hunting-trophies <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">Wed, 05/13/2015</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="205" title="Emirates – World’s Biggest International Airline – Bans Transport of Hunting Trophies" alt="Emirates – World’s Biggest International Airline – Bans Transport of Hunting Tr" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/lions_300px_5.jpg?1431525177" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Emirates, the world&rsquo;s biggest international airline, have banned the transportation of hunting trophies on all its services effective Friday 15<sup>th</sup> May 2015.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">IFAW</a> confirmed with Emirates SkyCargo today that the ban affects the transportation of trophies of elephant, rhinoceros, lion and tiger. It follows swiftly in the steps of South African Airways which last month banned all transportation of the same trophies. SAA is a partner of Emirates in its Skywards frequent flyer programme.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/emirates-%E2%80%93-world%E2%80%99s-biggest-international-airline-%E2%80%93-bans-transport-hunting-trophies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers big cats elephants hunting trophies illegal wildlife trade lions rhinos tigers Wed, 13 May 2015 13:53:08 +0000 adintino 103983 at http://www.ifaw.org New drones will help patrol Russian Far East http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/new-drones-will-help-patrol-russian-far-east <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/cats-and-dogs/anna-fillipova">Anna Filippova</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, 05/13/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Drones will help patrol Russian Far East with help from Phoenix Fund" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/PhoenixFundDrones1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 248px;" /></p> <p>In the last 15 years, IFAW&rsquo;s support of anti-poaching work in the Far East has led to the purchase of cars, four-wheelers, snowmobiles and even a paraglider&mdash;anything to facilitate the long and arduous patrols of the taiga forest.</p> <p>Last year, a Far Eastern Phoenix Fund started actively promoting use of quadcopter drones in conservation work.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/new-drones-will-help-patrol-russian-far-east" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Big Cats leopard russia taiga Wed, 13 May 2015 17:56:24 +0000 Anna Filippova 103985 at http://www.ifaw.org South African Airways will not allow transport of hunting trophies http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/south-african-airways-will-not-allow-transport-hunting-trophies <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/cats-and-dogs/neil-greenwood">Neil Greenwood</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, 05/05/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="South African Airways has made a bold decision to embargo rhino, elephant, lion and tiger hunting trophies." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04_29_15_ssa.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 414px;" title="South African Airways has made a bold decision to embargo rhino, elephant, lion and tiger hunting trophies." />South African Airways (SAA) joined the fight in combating illegal trafficking of wildlife with a bold, principled decision: to place an immediate embargo without exception on the transportation of rhino, elephant, lion and tiger hunting trophies.&lt;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/south-african-airways-will-not-allow-transport-hunting-trophies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers airline embargo transportation wildlife trade Wed, 29 Apr 2015 20:18:28 +0000 Neil Greenwood 103848 at http://www.ifaw.org On the heels (paws) of Cinderella the tiger and her rumored cubs http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/heels-paws-cinderella-tiger-and-her-rumored-cubs <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/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">Tue, 04/28/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="A track from Zolushka in tire treads in the mud." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/Tracksinwheeltread_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 449px;" title="A track from Zolushka is imprinted in tire treads." /></p> <p><em>Igor Beliatsky reports on his trip to the Far East to record evidence of Zolushka and determine whether she has given birth to cubs.<strong>&mdash;MV</strong></em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/heels-paws-cinderella-tiger-and-her-rumored-cubs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Tigers Bastak russia tiger cubs Zolushka Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:29:37 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 103767 at http://www.ifaw.org VIDEO: rescued tigers swim for the first time http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/video-rescued-tigers-swim-first-time <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/animal-rescue/kelly-donithan">Kelly Donithan</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">Thu, 04/23/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/wxu1L4SAwZM" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>So often, it is the simple things that make us the happiest. For me, it&rsquo;s quite easily watching an animal - wild or domestic - thoroughly, and without inhibition, enjoying themselves.</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"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/wxu1L4SAwZM&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/wxu1L4SAwZM&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wxu1L4SAwZM"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-wxu1L4SAwZM_3.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/video-rescued-tigers-swim-first-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Tigers Big Cats Tigers happy playing stalking swimming swimming pool tigers water Video Wed, 22 Apr 2015 20:55:18 +0000 Kelly Donithan 103719 at http://www.ifaw.org