http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1 en Critically Endangered Sea Turtles Get a Much Needed Lift http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/critically-endangered-sea-turtles-get-much-needed-li-0 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/animal-rescue/brian-sharp">Brian Sharp</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">Wed, 11/26/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Any day you can help a critically endangered sea turtle is special" class="caption" longdesc="Any day you can help a critically endangered sea turtle is special" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/11_26_14_turtle1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 451px;" title="Any day you can help a critically endangered sea turtle is special" />Any day you can help one critically endangered sea turtle is special. Any day you can help 193 of them is amazing.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/critically-endangered-sea-turtles-get-much-needed-li-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Turtles Wed, 26 Nov 2014 17:56:41 +0000 Brian Sharp 102160 at http://www.ifaw.org REPORT: Wanted – Dead or Alive - Exposing Online Wildlife Trade http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/report-wanted-%E2%80%93-dead-or-alive-exposing-online-wildlife-trade <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/wildlife-trade/tania-mccrea-steele">Tania McCrea-Steele</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, 11/25/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The shocking scale of online wildlife trade shows that the internet poses a real threat to wildlife." class="caption" longdesc="The shocking scale of online wildlife trade shows that the internet poses a real threat to wildlife." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/11_21_14_elephant.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 444px;" title="The shocking scale of online wildlife trade shows that the internet poses a real threat to wildlife." />Today, IFAW releases the report <em>Wanted &ndash; Dead or Alive; Exposing Online Wildlife Trade </em>and the scale of the trade is truly staggering.&lt;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/report-wanted-%E2%80%93-dead-or-alive-exposing-online-wildlife-trade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants anti poaching IFAW report Interpol wildlife trade Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20:45:55 +0000 Tania McCrea-Steele 102074 at http://www.ifaw.org Wanted: Dead or Alive - Exposing the Online Wildlife Trade http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/wanted-dead-or-alive-exposing-online-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">Tue, 11/25/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em>Wanted &ndash; Dead or Alive, Exposing Online Wildlife Trade</em> reveals that, in early 2014, an intense six-week investigation found a total of 33,006 endangered wildlife and wildlife parts and products for sale via 280 online market places across 16 countries.</p> </div> Wildlife trade combatting wildlife trafficking Other Fri, 07 Nov 2014 19:42:33 +0000 rbartlett 101925 at http://www.ifaw.org Meet Ginger: the three-legged mother dog who stole our hearts http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/meet-ginger-three-legged-mother-dog-who-stole-our-hearts <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/dogs-cats/ellie-milano">Ellie Milano</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">Mon, 11/24/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Ginger is enjoying her new life." class="caption" longdesc="Ginger is enjoying her new life." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/11_24_14_ginger.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 458px;" title="Ginger is enjoying her new life." />With Thanksgiving just around the corner, we&rsquo;re all thinking about family and the time we&rsquo;ll be spending with them. We get a lot of stories about families around here, but a short time ago I was told about one in particular that truly amazed me.</p> <p>This is Ginger. As you might have noticed, she&rsquo;s missing a leg.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/meet-ginger-three-legged-mother-dog-who-stole-our-hearts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Animal welfare cute happy new home Northern Dogs puppies Mon, 24 Nov 2014 18:18:03 +0000 Ellie Milano 102097 at http://www.ifaw.org Playful pachyderms: why elephants have a sense of humour http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/playful-pachyderms-why-elephants-have-sense-humour <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/elephants/vicki-fishlock">Vicki Fishlock</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">Mon, 11/24/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="A good play session can infect an entire elephant family." class="caption" longdesc="A good play session can infect an entire elephant family." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/11_20_14_elphantplay1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 356px;" title="A good play session can infect an entire elephant family." />Play amongst young animals trains growing bodies and develops skills and reflexes crucial for survival. This is especially true for elephants.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/playful-pachyderms-why-elephants-have-sense-humour" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Elephants cute elephant family elephants humor play Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:26:14 +0000 Vicki Fishlock 102029 at http://www.ifaw.org Wanted – Dead or Alive, Grisly Wildlife Cybertrade Exposed http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/wanted-%E2%80%93-dead-or-alive-grisly-wildlife-cybertrade-exposed <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">Mon, 11/24/2014</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="424" title="Wanted – Dead or Alive, Grisly Wildlife Cybertrade Exposed" alt="Wanted – Dead or Alive, Grisly Wildlife Cybertrade Exposed" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/FINAL%20Wanted%20Dead%20or%20Alive%20Exposing%20Online%20Wildlife%20Trade_Page_300px.jpg?1416580389" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>A murky multi-million dollar trade in wild animals and their parts is booming over online marketplaces, with questions being asked as to the legality of many advertisements offering endangered species for sale.</p> <p>A shocking report released today by the <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">IFAW</a> (International Fund for Animal Welfare) shows how thousands of endangered species are bought and sold online, many advertised without any form of supporting documentation.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/wanted-%E2%80%93-dead-or-alive-grisly-wildlife-cybertrade-exposed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Primates Raptors Rhinos Tigers birds elephants Endangered Species illeagal wildlife trade illegal ivory trade Ivory ivory poachers poaching reptiles rhino horns rhinos Wildlife crime wildlife trade Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:34:09 +0000 adintino 102063 at http://www.ifaw.org