http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/video/rss.xml/4/23 en Is illegal hunting a type of organised crime? http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/illegal-hunting-type-organised-crime <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, 02/12/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/ne7Ln9par3g" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>This blog is part of a series of blogs that feature excerpts of IFAW&rsquo;s report </em><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/our-work/wildlife-trade/uncovering-trail-lies" target="_blank"><em>Trail of Lies</em></a><em>, which is the most comprehensive study to date examining the hunting with dogs debate and the practices hunters take to undermine the ban. &ndash;The eds.</em></p> <p>Are they all really &lsquo;wise guys&rsquo;?</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/ne7Ln9par3g?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/illegal-hunting-type-organised-crime" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The ban on hunting with dogs Foxes foxes horses hounds illegal report scent Trail Hunting trail of lies Video Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:38:58 +0000 Jordi Casamitjana 106657 at http://www.ifaw.org The hunting problem is a UK problem http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/hunting-problem-uk-problem <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">Tue, 06/02/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/H2Pj5TsxFvE" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>English votes for English matters, they say.</p> <p>But what are &ldquo;English matters,&quot; really? From a legal or administrative point of view this question may be relatively easy to answer. Normally each law specifies which geographical remit it covers, and that is that. However, laws only cover a particular dimension of the &ldquo;matter&rdquo; they deal with.</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/H2Pj5TsxFvE?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/hunting-problem-uk-problem" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The ban on hunting with dogs Foxes cruel English matters foxes hunting act hunting with dogs voting Video Mon, 01 Jun 2015 16:59:07 +0000 Jordi Casamitjana 104134 at http://www.ifaw.org The hunt that got away again, but should it have? http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/hunt-got-away-again-should-it-have <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, 03/19/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/BpmnHVtK7YU" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>They say there was no evidence.</p> <p>They say they hunt legally now.</p> <p>They say they now do &ldquo;trail hunting&rdquo; (following a fox&rsquo;s urine trail rather than the scent of a live fox), and because of that they should not be prosecuted under the Hunting Act.</p> <p>Ok, let&rsquo;s see if you buy into this.</p> <p><strong>On the 18<sup>th</sup> of March 2015 the RSPCA made the following announcement:</strong></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-html5-3" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/BpmnHVtK7YU?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/hunt-got-away-again-should-it-have" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The ban on hunting with dogs Foxes banning hunting with dogs Briton hounds scent Video Thu, 19 Mar 2015 17:25:43 +0000 Jordi Casamitjana 103328 at http://www.ifaw.org A successful prosecution against illegal foxhunting in Yeovil Magistrates’ Court http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/successful-prosecution-against-illegal-foxhunting-yeovil-magistrates%E2%80%99-court <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 09/12/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="458" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/rbXmEge0Smw" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>In the video above, we see key footage obtained by Wildlife Crime Investigators for the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) which led to a successful prosecution (taken by the RSPCA) against the huntsman of the Seavington Foxhounds in Dorset, UK, for illegally hunting a fox with dogs (an offence under the Hunting Act 2004), on 26 January 2013.</em></p> <p class="rtecenter">~~~</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-html5-4" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/rbXmEge0Smw?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/successful-prosecution-against-illegal-foxhunting-yeovil-magistrates%E2%80%99-court" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy The ban on hunting with dogs Foxes dogs fox Hunt prosecution UK Video Thu, 12 Sep 2013 18:23:44 +0000 jcbouvier 97576 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: The Fox Project demonstrates compassion for the injured and orphaned http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/watch-fox-project-demonstrates-compassion-injured-and-orphaned <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 08/01/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/lC0B-NoREJ8" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>In this video above, IFAW UK Director Robbie Marsland takes us through a &lsquo;day in the life&rsquo; of carers working to return injured foxes back to the wild. </em></p> <p class="rtecenter"><em>~~~</em></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-html5-5" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/lC0B-NoREJ8?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/watch-fox-project-demonstrates-compassion-injured-and-orphaned" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue The ban on hunting with dogs Foxes cruelty DEFRA dogs foxes funding grant hunting project UK veterinary Video Wed, 31 Jul 2013 21:33:22 +0000 jcbouvier 96371 at http://www.ifaw.org A mystery to resolve in the English countryside http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/mystery-resolve-english-countryside <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">Tue, 06/18/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/_rKhggbHsWE" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>It should be quite simple.</p> <p>If hunts in England are hunting within the law, it should be very easy to prove.</p> <p>Go where they meet, observe what they do, and record them engaged in activities where wild animals are not chased by their hounds.</p> <p>However, if you try to do that you will get a surprise.</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-html5-6" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/_rKhggbHsWE?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/mystery-resolve-english-countryside" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The ban on hunting with dogs Foxes British cruelty England foxes hunting monitors tradition video Wildlife Video Thu, 13 Jun 2013 14:03:54 +0000 Jordi Casamitjana 93596 at http://www.ifaw.org