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As a quick update as to what IFAW is doing in response to the India floods, first reported in August, I want to stress that Read more »
This story makes my stomach churn and my heart break. Sorry for the graphic photo attached to this post, but I just could Read more »
Ever thought the music you were downloading was actually the latest mixes provided by whales from around the world? It’s Read more »
The China dog culling travesty clearly angered a lot of people back in August. Many of you posted with concern and Read more »
I have been waiting all week to be able to post this good news. Just this morning at headquarters, we heard that the Read more »
A village in the Kangchenjunga Conservation Area (where the WWF staff were returning from) credit: myhimalayas.com. Read more »
Good news for companion animals facing disaster situations! Delvin (DJ) Simmons, is happily reunited with Coco. IFAW Read more »
UPDATE: Another success! California bans lengthy dog tethering, making it illegal to tether your dog for longer than 3 hours Read more »
Hundreds of thousands of dogs and cats are without veterinary care in South Africa; an impossible number to count or even Read more »
Recently, I traveled to India to support a team of local rescuers who save the lives of endangered Eastern Hoolock gibbons. Watch Video »
It’s not often that one gets to witness a day-in-the-life of a wild Amur tiger, one of only 350 left in the world. Watch Video »
The above SkyTV video shows the killer whales surfacing through a hole in the ice to get access to air. Whales, dolphins Watch Video »
In every family there comes a time when the children have grown up and are ready to live on their own. Children look Watch Video »
As 2012 comes to an end, and the scale of the work we have ahead sinks in, this highlight video produced by our Watch Video »
In this short video, produced by the International Fund for Animal Welfare, the author and supporting staff interviewed Watch Video »
On November 27, three young tigers appeared near a military unit located 8 km away from Yakovlevka village, Primorsky krai Watch Video »
In the video above, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton asks for your support of Wildlife Conservation Day.   As Watch Video »
Following the success of the 21st International Conference on Bear Research and Management held last week in Delhi, today Watch Video »
The man’s death – the second of an elephant handler/trainer in South Africa in less than eight months – reportedly occurred when the elephant attacked him while he was trying to herd it back to a main group of animals. IFAW (Inter Read more »
The federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans’ Minister Loyola Hearn released a one-year Total Allowable Catch (TAC) that allows 325,000 seals to be killed this year. “Unbelievable; with all of the risks already facing the harp seal p Read more »
Dear Premier Williams,Thank you for your reply to my letter of March 7th, which sought to correct various inaccurate comments you made regarding the International Fund for Animal Welfare during your appearance on Larry King Live on CNN March 3rd. Read more »
Canada has allowed nearly a million seals to be killed over the past three years, the largest hunt of marine mammals in the world. This year’s government quota is 325,000 seals, one of the highest since the hunt began. Canada’s seal hu Read more »
“There is almost no ice out here,” IFAW’s Canada director Olivier Bonnet said today, after flying over the region to assess the situation. “There are also very few seals to be seen this year. Everyone is asking, where are th Read more »
Tibetan antelope, also called chiru, inhabit the high plateaus of western China. A century ago, more than one million Tibetan antelope roamed China and India. Today, the population has dropped below 75,000 due to the demand for its fur, which is u Read more »
The Department of Fisheries and Oceans has already demonstrated their inability to manage this hunt this year, with the Gulf of St. Lawrence component going almost 20 percent over the quota set by the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO). Ther Read more »
Under the new law, exhibitors will be required to have a USDA license and will be held to state regulations including $250,000 in liability insurance and a strict no-contact policy between members of the public and these dangerous, wild animals. Read more »
On Friday, April 14, 2006 Japan's whaling fleet returned from the Southern Ocean with a record 863 whales, including 853 minke whales and 10 critically endangered fin whales. This is nearly double Japan's kill in these same waters last year. "The Read more »
The Internet has become the world’s biggest marketplace, one that is open for business 24 hours a day, seven days a wee Read more »
Modern elephants are the last surviving members of a once diverse and widely distributed group of mammals known as probosci Read more »
IFAW works from the concept of ‘adequate guardianship’, which requires that an animal’s basic needs are met Read more »
• The document provides draft Decisions contained in Annex 1 and proposed amendments to Resolution Conf. 12.5 (Rev. Co Read more »
As domesticated animals, dogs and cats rely on us for the basic care that is essential for their health and well-being. At Read more »
Official government of Japan statistics, Japanese press clippings, and public opinion polling in Japan show conclusively that Read more »
Timeline of  IFAW major victories from 1969 - present Read more »
Over the past decade, the public has increasingly moved from buying their dogs in person to buying their pet dogs online. Tho Read more »
As a quick update as to what IFAW is doing in response to the India floods, first reported in August, I want to stress that Read more »
This story makes my stomach churn and my heart break. Sorry for the graphic photo attached to this post, but I just could Read more »
Ever thought the music you were downloading was actually the latest mixes provided by whales from around the world? It’s Read more »
The China dog culling travesty clearly angered a lot of people back in August. Many of you posted with concern and Read more »
I have been waiting all week to be able to post this good news. Just this morning at headquarters, we heard that the Read more »
A village in the Kangchenjunga Conservation Area (where the WWF staff were returning from) credit: myhimalayas.com. Read more »
Good news for companion animals facing disaster situations! Delvin (DJ) Simmons, is happily reunited with Coco. IFAW Read more »
UPDATE: Another success! California bans lengthy dog tethering, making it illegal to tether your dog for longer than 3 hours Read more »
Hundreds of thousands of dogs and cats are without veterinary care in South Africa; an impossible number to count or even Read more »

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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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