http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/everything/rss.xml/4/34 en Protecting british mammals http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/protecting-british-mammals <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/political-advocacy/jordi-casamitjana">Jordi Casamitjana </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, 12/26/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The author giving a talk as part of Schumacher College in Devon’s Earth Talk series. " class="caption" longdesc="The author giving a talk as part of Schumacher College in Devon’s Earth Talk series. " src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/12_23_14_jordi.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 384px;" title="The author giving a talk as part of Schumacher College in Devon’s Earth Talk series. " />If you threaten them, we&rsquo;ll protect them.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/protecting-british-mammals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The ban on hunting with dogs Foxes badgers bloodhounds foxes horses Trail Hunting Tue, 23 Dec 2014 19:49:55 +0000 Jordi Casamitjana 102535 at http://www.ifaw.org The longest game: 10 years of the ban on hunting http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/longest-game <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/political-advocacy/jordi-casamitjana">Jordi Casamitjana </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, 11/20/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Despite the calls for repeal that still resonate in some small parts of the countryside and the offices of some pro-hunt politicians, the ban is here to stay." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/fox-hunting-ban-1_1._web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 377px;" title="Despite the calls for repeal that still resonate in some small parts of the countryside and the offices of some pro-hunt politicians, the ban is here to stay." />Time to pause and reflect.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/longest-game" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Foxes Act cruelty dogs England Great Britain Hunt hunting tradition Thu, 20 Nov 2014 17:09:29 +0000 Jordi Casamitjana 102023 at http://www.ifaw.org Celebrating the expansion of educational offerings on World Animal Day http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/celebrating-expansion-educational-offerings-world-animal-day <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/azzedine-downes">Azzedine Downes</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">Sat, 10/04/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Download IFAW Climate Change &amp; Animals materials using the link below." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/cc_image_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 351px;" title="Download IFAW Climate Change &amp; Animals materials using the link below." />When I was younger, I pored over volumes of Encyclopedia Britannica to peer into animal worlds that I could not experience personally. The knowledge I gained formed a lifelong appreciation for nature and the animals that live within it.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/celebrating-expansion-educational-offerings-world-animal-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Political advocacy Bears Big Cats Dogs & Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves bears change climate Education environment whales Fri, 03 Oct 2014 18:08:29 +0000 Azzedine Downes 101615 at http://www.ifaw.org No return to cruelty http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/no-return-cruelty <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wed, 03/26/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="“Have you heard the good news about hunting?” she said. “The Prime Minister has just announced that they aren’t going to move forward with an amendment”." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/03-No-Return-to-Cruelty_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 423px;" title="“Have you heard the good news about hunting?” she said. “The Prime Minister has just announced that they aren’t going to move forward with an amendment”." />Don&rsquo;t you just love it when a plan works?</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/no-return-cruelty" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The ban on hunting with dogs Foxes Cameron foxes hunting tradition UK Wed, 26 Mar 2014 19:35:16 +0000 jcbouvier 99680 at http://www.ifaw.org ‘Monitor’ the mock ‘hunt’ in central London and you could win a prize http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/%E2%80%98monitor%E2%80%99-mock-%E2%80%98hunt%E2%80%99-central-london-and-you-could-win-prize <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/political-advocacy/jordi-casamitjana">Jordi Casamitjana </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, 03/21/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/KGXSBtqTuzM" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Have you already seen it?</p> <p>To raise public awareness about the current <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/hunting-act-repeal-%E2%80%98-back-door%E2%80%99" target="_blank">threat the Hunting Act 2004 is under</a> because the Government is considering introducing an amendment that will most likely render the Act unenforceable, IFAW and its &lsquo;animal friends&rsquo; were in central London on Thursday this week to highlight the issue.</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"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/KGXSBtqTuzM&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/KGXSBtqTuzM&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KGXSBtqTuzM"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-KGXSBtqTuzM.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/%E2%80%98monitor%E2%80%99-mock-%E2%80%98hunt%E2%80%99-central-london-and-you-could-win-prize" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy The ban on hunting with dogs Foxes Briton Cameron fox hare horse Hunt stag traditional UK Fri, 21 Mar 2014 20:15:27 +0000 Jordi Casamitjana 99646 at http://www.ifaw.org Chasing through London to save wildlife http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/chasing-through-london-save-wildlife <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/political-advocacy/jordi-casamitjana">Jordi Casamitjana </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, 03/20/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Please urge your MP to do all they can to protect the Hunting Act and stop any return to cruelty." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/04-No-Return-to-Cruelty-web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 395px;" title="Please urge your MP to do all they can to protect the Hunting Act and stop any return to cruelty." />Today, people on the streets of London witnessed something quite unusual.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/chasing-through-london-save-wildlife" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy The ban on hunting with dogs Foxes Act Cameron foxes horses Hunt MP tradition Westminister Thu, 20 Mar 2014 20:10:48 +0000 Jordi Casamitjana 99634 at http://www.ifaw.org