http://www.ifaw.org/international/theme/everything/rss.xml/17/32 en WATCH: Eighth rehabilitated tiger released into wild http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/watch-eighth-rehabilitated-tiger-released-wild <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">May 22 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/mWVtFNEko3Y" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Vladik, an Amur tiger rehabilitated at PRNCO Tiger Center, was released recently into the wild in Bikin National Park&rsquo;s Primorsky Krai region. According to the winter survey there are no resident male tigers in the area, and Vladik can claim the territory.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/watch-eighth-rehabilitated-tiger-released-wild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Tigers Big Cats Tigers amur Borya Filippa russia Siberian stripe Svetlana Tiger Vladik Video Mon, 22 May 2017 17:32:38 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 111487 at http://www.ifaw.org BREAKING: Rehabbed Amur tigers have at least one cub http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/breaking-rehabbed-amur-tigers-have-least-one-cub <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">May 8 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The tiger cub behind a still-collared Svetlaya is the latest evidence that rehabilitated Amur tigers can be returned to the wild and produce offspring." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_08_17_svet_cubs.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The tiger cub behind a still-collared Svetlaya is the latest evidence that rehabilitated Amur tigers can be returned to the wild and produce offspring." />Camera traps installed in the Zhuravliny Reserve Sanctuary have revealed that Borya and Svetlaya&rsquo;s continuing relationship in the wild has resulted</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/breaking-rehabbed-amur-tigers-have-least-one-cub" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Tigers Big Cats Tigers amur baby cubs cute love mating release russia Siberian stripes Tiger Mon, 08 May 2017 16:47:59 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 111304 at http://www.ifaw.org Seventh rehabilitated Amur tiger released into Russian wilderness http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/seventh-rehabilitated-amur-tiger-released-russian-wilderness <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">Apr 29 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/U1pfGqHJPlQ" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>A rehabilitated Amur tiger <a href="/node/107266">named Filippa</a>&nbsp;was released into the wild today. A total of seven tigers now have been released into the Far East of Russia to rebuild the species population in the area.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/seventh-rehabilitated-amur-tiger-released-russian-wilderness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Tigers Video Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:28:06 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 111229 at http://www.ifaw.org Rehabilitated Amur tiger released back into the wild in Russia http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/rehabilitated-amur-tiger-released-back-wild-russia <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">Apr 28 2017</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="140" title="Rehabilitated Amur tiger released back into the wild in Russia" alt="Rehabilitated Amur tiger released back into the wild in Russia" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/filippa_300px.jpg?1493407088" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>On April 29, 2017 a young, female Amur tiger named Filippa, was released into the Russian wilderness after almost two years of rehabilitation. She was raised and trained to survive in her natural habitat at the Center for Rehabilitation and Reintroduction of Tigers and Other Rare Animals (PRNCO&nbsp;Tiger Center) supported by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW).</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/rehabilitated-amur-tiger-released-back-wild-russia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Tigers Tigers Amur tiger Filippa PRNCO Tiger Center Tiger Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:20:20 +0000 adintino 111227 at http://www.ifaw.org Orphan tiger cubs introduced, playing in same enclosure http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/orphan-tiger-cubs-introduced-playing-same-enclosure <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/tigers/ekaterina-blidchenko">Ekaterina Blidchenko</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">Apr 12 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/iHoghGRshME" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/node/110803" target="_blank">After several months of treatment and quarantine</a>, orphaned tiger cubs Yarik and Lazovka are now housed together in a spacious enclosure with a total area of one hectare at the International Fund for Animal Welfare-supported PRNCO Tiger Centre.</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/iHoghGRshME?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/orphan-tiger-cubs-introduced-playing-same-enclosure" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Tigers Big Cat orphan poaching recovery stripe Tiger wild Yarik Video Tue, 11 Apr 2017 20:44:36 +0000 Ekaterina Blidchenko 111043 at http://www.ifaw.org Animal Welfare Coalition Applauds Reintroduction of “Big Cat Public Safety Act” to Prohibit Private Ownership of Dangerous Big Cats http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/animal-welfare-coalition-applauds-reintroduction-%E2%80%9Cbig-cat-public-safety-act%E2%80%9D-prohibit-private-o <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">Mar 31 2017</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="200" title="Animal Welfare Coalition Applauds Reintroduction of “Big Cat Public Safety Act” to Prohibit Private Ownership of Dangerous Big Cats " alt="Animal Welfare Coalition Applauds Reintroduction of “Big Cat Public Safety Act” " src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/tiger_seizure_ny_300px_0.jpg?1490968373" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Big Cat Rescue, Born Free USA, the International Fund for Animal Welfare, The Humane Society of the United States and the Humane Society Legislative Fund applaud U.S. Representatives Jeff Denham (R-CA), Walter Jones (R-NC), and Niki Tsongas (D-MA) for introducing the Big Cat Public Safety Act. The bill would advance animal welfare and protect public safety by prohibiting possession and breeding of tigers, lions, leopards and other big cat species by private individuals and unqualified exhibitors.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/animal-welfare-coalition-applauds-reintroduction-%E2%80%9Cbig-cat-public-safety-act%E2%80%9D-prohibit-private-o" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Tigers Big Cats Tigers Big Cats and Public Safety Protection Act Captive Wildlife Safety Act lions tigers Fri, 31 Mar 2017 13:53:27 +0000 adintino 110926 at http://www.ifaw.org