http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/everything/rss.xml/2/32 en Research identifies illegal wildlife trade on the Darknet http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/research-identifies-illegal-wildlife-trade-darknet <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">Jun 14 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Illegal wildlife traders may be turning their attention to the Darknet, a new INTERPOL research report has found.</p> <p>Experts from the <a href="https://www.interpol.int/About-INTERPOL/The-INTERPOL-Global-Complex-for-Innovation">INTERPOL Global Complex for Innovation</a> found limited, but clear evidence of criminals using the Darknet to sell illicit wildlife products from critically endangered species such as rhino horn, elephant ivory and tiger parts and products.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/research-identifies-illegal-wildlife-trade-darknet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants Tigers Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers Darknet elephant illegal wildlife trade Ivory rhino rhino horn tiger parts Wed, 14 Jun 2017 13:24:48 +0000 adintino 111676 at http://www.ifaw.org Rehabbing Amur tiger cubs developing life skills http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/rehabbing-amur-tiger-cubs-developing-life-skills <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/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">Jun 1 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Saikhan (formerly Yarik) and Lazovka are now fully familiarized with their larger enclosure at PRNCO Tiger Center." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_01_17_saikhan_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 377px;" title="Saikhan (formerly Yarik) and Lazovka are now fully familiarized with their larger enclosure at PRNCO Tiger Center." />Amur tiger cubs Saikhan (formerly Yarik) and Lazovka, undergoing rehabilitation at the Primorsky Regional Non-commercial Organization&nbsp;&ldquo;The Center for Rehabilitation and Reintroduction of Tigers and Other Rare Animals</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/rehabbing-amur-tiger-cubs-developing-life-skills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Tigers amur release russia Siberian stripes Tiger wild Thu, 01 Jun 2017 19:19:35 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 111566 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Eighth rehabilitated tiger released into wild http://www.ifaw.org/canada/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="/canada/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/canada/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/canada/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="/canada/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/canada/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/canada/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="/canada/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/canada/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/canada/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/canada/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