http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/everything/rss.xml/4/27 en Indian bears “walked” to ready for release http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/indian-bears-%E2%80%9Cwalked%E2%80%9D-ready-release <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/node/64646">Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary</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, 01/08/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="position: relative; padding-bottom: 61%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;"> <iframe frameborder="0" id="iframe" scrolling="no" src="//flickrit.com/slideshowholder.php?height=60&amp;size=big&amp;setId=72157663254443636&amp;click=true&amp;credit=1&amp;thumbnails=1&amp;transition=0&amp;layoutType=responsive&amp;sort=0" style="width:100%; height:100%; position: absolute; top:0; left:0;"></iframe></div> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/indian-bears-%E2%80%9Cwalked%E2%80%9D-ready-release" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Bears adorable bears cute exercise food forage fuzzy India release walk Slideshow Fri, 08 Jan 2016 16:52:20 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 106408 at http://www.ifaw.org Indian youth learn about Asiatic black bear conservation http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/indian-youth-learn-about-asiatic-black-bear-conservation <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/elephants/subhamoy-bhattacharjee">Subhamoy Bhattacharjee</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, 12/29/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Hunting remains the biggest threat, but human-bear conflict has also increased in the last few years." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/12_29_15_bears2.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 434px;" title="Hunting remains the biggest threat, but human-bear conflict has also increased in the last few years." />In a first of its kind sensitization programme on Asiatic black bears, 14 youth from Shergaon &ndash; a small but important area in Arunachal Pradesh &ndash; were taken on an exposure visit to the Centre for Bear Rehabilitation and Conservation (CBRC) in P</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/indian-youth-learn-about-asiatic-black-bear-conservation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Wildlife trade Bears bears children conservation IFAW-WTI India learning protection Wildlife youth Tue, 29 Dec 2015 14:45:56 +0000 Subhamoy Bhattacharjee 106357 at http://www.ifaw.org In its 20th year, orphan bear project rehabilitates, releases another 14 bears http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/its-20th-year-orphan-bear-project-rehabilitates-releases-another <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/mila-danilova">Mila Danilova</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, 12/08/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/tovk-J8_voI" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>This year celebrates 20 years since IFAW embarked on an exciting experiment to return orphaned bear cubs back to the wild.</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/tovk-J8_voI?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/its-20th-year-orphan-bear-project-rehabilitates-releases-another" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Bears adorable bears cute fuzzy OBRC Orphan Bears Rehabilitation Center release russia Video Thu, 03 Dec 2015 19:58:58 +0000 Mila Danilova 106077 at http://www.ifaw.org Bear cubs released in Indian reserve http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/bear-cubs-released-indian-reserve <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/node/64646">Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary</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, 10/29/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="Rescued from different parts of northeast India, two males and two females were hand raised by the CBRC team." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/10_29_15_4bears.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 458px;" title="Rescued from different parts of northeast India, two males and two females were hand raised by the CBRC team." />This first-person account of moving four Asiatic black bear cubs from the IFAW-WTI Centre for Bear Rehabilitation and Conservation to their acclimatization site comes from Dr. Jahan Ahmed.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/bear-cubs-released-indian-reserve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Bears adorable Assam Forest Department bears cute elephants furry fuzzy India Slideshow Thu, 29 Oct 2015 13:14:26 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 105677 at http://www.ifaw.org More orphan bear cubs released http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/more-orphan-bear-cubs-released <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">Tue, 10/20/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The Kologriv Nature Reserve director and scientific staff will monitor recently released bear cubs Misha and Tisha by radio collar put on Misha." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/10_20_15_more_bears1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="The Kologriv Nature Reserve director and scientific staff will monitor recently released bear cubs Misha and Tisha by radio collar put on Misha." />As of now, 11 bear cubs out of the original 16 brought to the Orphan Bear Rescue Center (OBRC) have been released.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/more-orphan-bear-cubs-released" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Bears adorable bears care cute freedom fuzzy orphan release russia wild Tue, 20 Oct 2015 16:15:12 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 105607 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: First two of 16 rescued bears released in Russia http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/watch-first-two <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, 10/01/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/xVkycCupYKo" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Last week, our IFAW team in Russia released two more rehabilitated bear cubs back to the wild. Both bears were named &lsquo;Misha&rsquo;, one rescued from Russia&rsquo;s Northern region of Karelia back in February, the second brought to us from St. Petersburg at the end of March.</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/xVkycCupYKo?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/watch-first-two" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Bears adorable bear release cute free fuzzy russia Video Wed, 30 Sep 2015 21:11:20 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 105423 at http://www.ifaw.org