http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/everything/rss.xml/4/19 en Rehabilitating Amur tiger orphan named Filippa http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/rehabilitating-amur-tiger-orphan-named-filippa <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/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">Fri, 04/15/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/slSptF4XsO8" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/watch-amur-tiger-cub-admitted-rehabilitation-center-improving" target="_blank">An orphaned female tiger cub found in the Russian Far East, and now rehabilitating at PRNCO &ldquo;Tiger Center&rdquo;</a>, has been given a name.</p> <p>The then four-month-old cub was first found in a backyard of a private house near the village of Filippovka, Khasansky District, Primorsky Krai.</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/slSptF4XsO8?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/rehabilitating-amur-tiger-orphan-named-filippa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Tigers Tigers Amur tiger Big Cat Filippa orphan russia Tiger Video Thu, 14 Apr 2016 21:30:11 +0000 Ekaterina Blidchenko 107272 at http://www.ifaw.org Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Visit Indian Wildlife Rescue Centre http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/duke-and-duchess-cambridge-visit-indian-wildlife-rescue-centre <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">Tue, 04/12/2016</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="189" title="©IFAW - archive photo" alt="©IFAW - archive photo" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Ghajni-R-01_300px.jpg?1460483153" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Tomorrow (Wednesday) the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW &ndash; <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">www.ifaw.org</a>) and the Wildlife Trust of India (<a href="http://www.wildlifetrustofindia.org">www.wildlifetrustofindia.org</a>) will welcome the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC), where they will witness first-hand orphaned Asian elephants and rhinos and other injured wildlife and meet the dedicated staff that rescue and care for these animals.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/duke-and-duchess-cambridge-visit-indian-wildlife-rescue-centre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Animal rescue Tigers Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers Asian Elephants Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation clouded leopards CWRC rhinos Tue, 12 Apr 2016 17:47:01 +0000 adintino 107241 at http://www.ifaw.org VICTORY: Federal agencies announce long-awaited protections for captive big cats http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/victory-federal-agencies-announce-long-awaited-protections-captive-big-cats <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/wildlife-trade/carson-barylak">Carson Barylak</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, 04/05/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Two recent US federal agency decisions will help both big cats and the public." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04_05_16_cubhandling.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Two recent US federal agency decisions will help both big cats and the public." />Two recent US federal agency decisions bring promise for improving the welfare of big cats in the US and restricting the trade in these imperiled species.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/victory-federal-agencies-announce-long-awaited-protections-captive-big-cats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Political advocacy Big Cats Tigers cubs cute handling lions the US Department of Agriculture This week tigers US Fish and Wildlife Service Tue, 05 Apr 2016 20:54:09 +0000 Carson Barylak 107167 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW brings together unlikely suspects to fight wildlife crime http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/ifaw-brings-together-unlikely-suspects-fight-wildlife-crime <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">Fri, 03/11/2016</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="199" title="IFAW brings together unlikely suspects to fight wildlife crime" alt="IFAW brings together unlikely suspects to fight wildlife crime" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/black_Rhino_300px_0.jpg?1458305281" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>As part of its tenBoma initiative, the <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states">International Fund for Animal Welfare</a> (IFAW) sponsored a Congressional Forum to examine&nbsp;concrete intelligence-driven approaches to dismantle criminal networks involved in the illicit killing and&nbsp;trafficking of protected animal species.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/ifaw-brings-together-unlikely-suspects-fight-wildlife-crime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers elephants endangered wildlife protected animals rhinos tenBoma wildlife trafficking Fri, 18 Mar 2016 12:48:33 +0000 adintino 107030 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW applauds European Commission’s Action Plan to tackle illegal wildlife trade http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/ifaw-applauds-european-commission%E2%80%99s-action-plan-tackle-illegal-wildlife-trade <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">Fri, 02/26/2016</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="199" title="IFAW applauds European Commission’s Action Plan to tackle illegal wildlife trade" alt="IFAW applauds European Commission’s Action Plan to tackle illegal wildlife trade" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/PA1351_300.jpg?1456496070" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The European Commission launched the European action plan against wildlife trafficking (link) in Brussels today, an historic EU initiative to prevent the killing and illegal trade of wildlife.</p> <p>The 5 year plan was welcomed by IFAW who has been advocating the need for urgent EU action to stop the devastating impact of this trade on biodiversity, livelihoods, national and regional security, and economic development.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/ifaw-applauds-european-commission%E2%80%99s-action-plan-tackle-illegal-wildlife-trade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers elephants illegal ivory trade illegal trade of wildlife Ivory rhinos wildlife trafficking Fri, 26 Feb 2016 14:16:55 +0000 adintino 106787 at http://www.ifaw.org New Amur tiger cub continues to improve, become more independent http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/new-amur-tiger-cub-continues-improve-become-more-independent <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/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">Thu, 02/25/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/m37bJDKbrsI" width="610"></iframe></p> <p class="rteright"><span style="font-size:10px;"><em>&copy; PRPO &ldquo;Center Tiger&rdquo;</em></span></p> <p><a href="/node/106445" target="_blank">The young female tiger cub who had been admitted to PRPO &ldquo;Tiger Center&rdquo; six weeks ago</a> has continued to improve and has become much better nourished. For the first time camera traps registered a day-time hunt for a rabbit.</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-html5-2" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/m37bJDKbrsI?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/new-amur-tiger-cub-continues-improve-become-more-independent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Tigers amur Hunt release rescue russia snow Tiger tigress winter Video Thu, 25 Feb 2016 21:00:12 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 106770 at http://www.ifaw.org