Residents with dogs over one foot in height or with those which are considered to be “dangerous breeds” are being asked to kill their own dogs by September 10th. If these animals are not killed, police will then form dog-beating squads, c Read more »
They were charged, under Section 5 of the Hunting Act 2004, with attending hare coursing events on March 2 and 3, 2007.
Both pleaded guilty to attending hare coursing events on both dates and received absolute discharges at Scarborough Magistrates C Read more »
IFAW is responding to a plea for help by local groups currently working to save animals affected by the storm. Reports indicate that at least 10 animal shelters were damaged, leaving more than 1,000 dogs trapped by floods and more than 100 dogs drown Read more »
The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), welcomed the move as the last step of approval before the implementation of this momentous legislation. The ban is a significant victory in IFAW’s 40-year campaign to end Canada’s cruel co Read more »
The first pup was found on a busy beach near a caravan park in the Dornoch Firth. A marine mammal medic from British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) responded to a call from the coastguard and went out to check on her and he was soon joined by an S Read more »
The elephants were moved with the assistance of the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) to save them from persecution by local villagers trying to protect their crops and livelihoods from the animals.
Jason Bell-Leask, Southern Africa Direc Read more »
Following the recommendation of a working group formed of representatives from Brazil, Canada, China, Germany, Ghana, Malaysia, Republic of Korea, Saudi Arabia, South Africa and United States, the Council agreed to convert the consultative status gra Read more »
Patrick Ramage, whale programme director for the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), said: “The IWC continues its migration from commercial whaling to whale conservation. We are encouraged that the IWC avoided bad compromises and by t Read more »
More than 80 elephants in Zimbabwe have been poisoned with cyanide -- the latest victims of poachers keen to feed soaring global demand for illegally trafficked ivory. read more
Malawi hails IFAW for initiative to protect wildlife at Liwonde National Park aimed at decreasing poaching pressure; launched with government optimism the project will also reduce human, wildlife conflicts in the area. See the original article
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