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Photo of Week is a new feature that highlights the work IFAW does around the world everyday to rescue orphaned, injured, or Read more »
The Champion for Animals campaign mentioned in #5 helps animals like this cat in South Africa rescued by The Emma Read more »
Earlier this month villagers called the IFAW Beijing Rapture Rescue Center (BRRC) because they sighted a vulture Read more »
We are excited to introduce a new feature on the Animal Rescue blog today: Photo of Week. IFAW employees around the world Read more »
More news from the Pazhetnov Orphan Bear Project in Russia: Three bear cubs are the new arrivals at the bear Read more »
So, some two months after the South African government called a last minute halt to us flying out the T4 gorillas, we are Read more »
1. Hussein Ture, one of Kenya's most notorious elephant poachers, was shot dead last month by the Kenya Wildlife Read more »
As welfare minded people, I think you will find interest in this disturbing video and will hopefully share your concerns to Read more »
X-ray of an injured loon that suffered 6 pellets to the under part of it's body. (Property of Tufts University) Read more »
I wanted to share this video with you from the International Fund for Animal Welfare's prevention of wildlife trade Watch Video »
Douglas Zoo in Douglas AZ was closing. “People just aren't coming out," the zoo owner said. "People Watch Video »
IFAW's elephant rescue work continues as 83 elephants have been safely moved in Malawi. Watch Video »
On January 30th, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW - www.ifaw.org) and its partner, the Wildlife Trust of Watch Video »
Recommendations contained in the Draft National Norms and Standards for Elephant Management released on Friday, 2nd March, include stopping the capture from the wild of anything other than genuine orphan elephant calves. The taking of juvenile ele Read more »
According to the latest reports from scientific agencies in Canada, ice conditions on Canada’s east coast are shaping up to be among the worst on record. Current ice conditions in the Gulf of St. Lawrence appear to be worse than in 2002, whe Read more »
“The conditions this year are disastrous. I’ve surveyed this region for six years and I haven’t seen anything like this.“ said Sheryl Fink, a senior researcher with IFAW.  “There is wide open water and almost no s Read more »
In recent years, the government has set the yearly TAC around 300,000 animals, a number well above the sustainable levels estimated by its own scientists. This year, despite poor ice conditions that could result in 100% natural seal pup mortality, Read more »
Canada has allowed over one million seals to be killed in the past three years. With this year’s commercial total allowable catch limit set at 270,000 seals, this becomes the fourth consecutive year in which the government allocation has exc Read more »
The team traveled by plane and helicopter and observed a single sealing vessel as it began hunting seals on the opening day of the Gulf hunt. As expected, sealers were shooting at seals on small ice pans from their boat. “What we saw today w Read more »
Dubai is a major regional and global travel and commercial hub that offers IFAW the opportunity to reach a large and diverse audience with its awareness building and educational programs. Further, the U.A.E.’s regional and global leadership Read more »
IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare – www.ifaw.org) today announced that the last opportunity to move the gorillas during optimal weather conditions – essential for the welfare of the animals – had passed. The next opportu Read more »
There are currently more than 10,000 captive big cats, such as tigers and lions, held captive in the U.S. In recent years, captive big cats have killed more than a dozen people and injured more than 50 people. Many big cats are owned by individual Read more »
This report locates and explores commonalities and distinctions between Canada’s animal cruelty legislation and that of Read more »
The Precarious State of Arctic Marine Mammals in the United States Due to Global Warming Read more »
A report on animal cruelty in Canada Read more »
The illegal ivory trade recently intensified to the highest levels ever reported. Policing this trafficking has been hampered Read more »
The findings and conclusions outlined in this report are the results of extensive research, including 63 interviews, conducte Read more »
The Canadian harp seal hunt is a competitive activity, carried out over an extensive area, and under very unpredictable condi Read more »
For this report, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) monitored the trade in ivory within, out of and into the Un Read more »
Photo of Week is a new feature that highlights the work IFAW does around the world everyday to rescue orphaned, injured, or Read more »
The Champion for Animals campaign mentioned in #5 helps animals like this cat in South Africa rescued by The Emma Read more »
Earlier this month villagers called the IFAW Beijing Rapture Rescue Center (BRRC) because they sighted a vulture Read more »
We are excited to introduce a new feature on the Animal Rescue blog today: Photo of Week. IFAW employees around the world Read more »
More news from the Pazhetnov Orphan Bear Project in Russia: Three bear cubs are the new arrivals at the bear Read more »
So, some two months after the South African government called a last minute halt to us flying out the T4 gorillas, we are Read more »
1. Hussein Ture, one of Kenya's most notorious elephant poachers, was shot dead last month by the Kenya Wildlife Read more »
As welfare minded people, I think you will find interest in this disturbing video and will hopefully share your concerns to Read more »
X-ray of an injured loon that suffered 6 pellets to the under part of it's body. (Property of Tufts University) Read more »

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"Environmental crime wave costs world billions. Read Associated Press story with Azzedine Downes here.

Dallas Safari Club auctions permit to shoot an endangered black rhino in Namibia. Jeff Flocken provides voice of reason in National Geographic news article.”

More than 80 elephants in Zimbabwe have been poisoned with cyanide -- the latest victims of poachers keen to feed soaring global demand for illegally trafficked ivory. read more

Malawi hails IFAW for initiative to protect wildlife at Liwonde National Park aimed at decreasing poaching pressure; launched with government optimism the project will also reduce human, wildlife conflicts in the area. See the original article

 

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