Indonesian volcano survivor, Mambo the dog is on his way to recovery

Mar 12 2014
Little Mambo enjoying a walk on the grass. © IFAW-COP.

Mambo on his way to recovery. ©IFAW-COPI am thrilled to report that Mambo is well on his way to a full recovery! 

Two weeks after he was found under a house, unable to open his eyes and barely able to lift his head, little Mambo is now spending his days with the other puppies at our Medical Clinic and Temporary Shelter for the animals affected by Mt. Sinabung. 

Indonesian volcano survivor, Mambo the dog is on his way to recovery

Mar 12 2014
Little Mambo enjoying a walk on the grass. © IFAW-COP.

Mambo on his way to recovery. ©IFAW-COPI am thrilled to report that Mambo is well on his way to a full recovery! 

Two weeks after he was found under a house, unable to open his eyes and barely able to lift his head, little Mambo is now spending his days with the other puppies at our Medical Clinic and Temporary Shelter for the animals affected by Mt. Sinabung. 

L'UE s'attaque aux effets de la prospection sismique sur les mammifères marins

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Mar 12 2014
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Le Fonds international pour la protection des animaux (IFAW), OceanCare (www.oceancare.org), le NRDC (www.nrdc.org) et les acteurs de la conservation ont salué la décision du Parlement européen de soumettre la pollution acoustique sous-marine provoquée par l'exploitation pétrolière à une évaluation des incidences sur l'environnement (EIE).

Press Location: 
Bruxelles, Belgique
Press Contact
Press Contact: 
Adrian Hiel (IFAW EU)
Contact phone: 
+32 (0)473 86 34 61
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La clinique du CLAW prise en otage par les violences en Afrique du Sud

Mar 4 2014
La clinique du CLAW prise en otage par les violences en Afrique du Sud

Conseillère spécialiste des animaux de compagnie pour IFAW, Cora Bailey est aussi la fondatrice et la directrice du Projet communautaire pour les animaux (Community Led Animal Welfare, CLAW) à Johannesburg, en Afrique du Sud. Ces dernières semaines, CLAW a été confronté à de violentes manifestations menées par les habitants de la communauté où se situe la clinique.

EU hears concerns about marine mammals over the disturbance of seismic surveys

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Mar 12 2014
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Conservationists including the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW - www.ifaw.org), OceanCare (www.oceancare.org) and NRDC (www.nrdc.org) welcome today's vote in the European Parliament to make underwater noise pollution related to  oil exploration subject to Environmental Impact Assessments (EIA).

Press Location: 
Brussels, Belgium
Press Contact
Press Contact: 
Adrian Hiel (IFAW EU)
Contact phone: 
+32 (0)473 86 34 61
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New York bill puts distance between the public and big cats

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Mar 12 2014
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New York State Assembly member, Linda B. Rosenthal (D/WF-Manhattan) has introduced  bill A.9004, initiated by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), which will prohibit direct contact between members of the public and tigers, lions and other dangerous wild animals owned by licensed dealers and exhibitors throughout New York State.

Press Location: 
Washington, DC
Press Contact
Press Contact: 
Cynthia Carson (IFAW US)
Contact phone: 
(202) 536-1921
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Une célèbre personnalité chinoise demande l'interdiction des cadeaux issus d'espèces sauvages entre membres du Parti

Publication Date: 
Mar 10 2014
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 Une célèbre personnalité chinoise demande l'interdiction des cadeaux issus d'es
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 Une célèbre personnalité chinoise demande l'interdiction des cadeaux issus d'es

Les bureaucrates chinois raffolent de cadeaux exotiques dérivés d'animaux tels que les défenses d'éléphants ou les os de tigre, une coutume qui pourrait bien disparaître si des personnalités parmi les plus connues du pays obtiennent gain de cause.

Press Location: 
Pékin, Chine
Press Contact
Press Contact: 
Grace Ge Gabriel, (Directrice régionale IFAW Asie)
Jeff He (Directeur des campagnes et de la communication IFAW Asie)
Contact phone: 
+1 508 744 2195
+86 10 6440 2960
Contact mobile: 
+1 508 280 0705
+86 1390 120 5447
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WATCH: what makes Germany's wonderful Tiertafel pet clinic tick

Mar 11 2014
WATCH: what makes Germany's wonderful Tiertafel pet clinic tick

Germany’s unique Tiertafel program, an International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) partner that heroically distributes food to pet owners in need throughout the country, is what it is because of a cadre of volunteers and Claudia Hollm, its ebullient CEO.

Why the declawing of big cats needs to stop now

Mar 11 2014
Why the declawing of big cats needs to stop now

When I heard the news last week that a big cat show in Nevada had been cited for animal welfare violations, I cringed.