Antarctic Ocean protection left out in the cold

Tue, 11/12/2013
Antarctic Ocean protection left out in the cold

Percy is devastated because his home in Antarctica's Southern Ocean has been left unprotected again.

What’s next for the animals of East Antarctica and the Ross Sea?

Marching together for the elephants

Thu, 11/14/2013

In the brief video above, Dr. Jane Goodall and Sir Iain Douglas-Hamilton ask the nations of the world to call for a global moratorium on the trade of elephant ivory.

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In the last six years, elephant populations across the African continent have plummeted as a result of illegal commercial-scale poaching.

The survival of elephants depends on our collective stand against the ivory trade

Wed, 11/13/2013
The survival of elephants depends on our collective stand against the ivory trad

A portion of the US ivory stockpile to be crushed this week in Denver, Colorado. c. IFAW/D. GadomskiAt the invitation of the US Fish and Wildlife Service, I am flying into Denver, Colorado today to witness the destruction of the elephant ivory seized in the United States.

Bhutanese wildlife rangers are proud and committed warriors of the wild

Fri, 11/15/2013
Bhutanese wildlife rangers are proud and committed warriors of the wild

The author in Bhutan, helped conduct four sessions, training and equipping about 150 frontline forest guards from seven protected areas and forest divisions.The Wildlife Conservation Division of the Royal Government of Bhutan, in collaboration with International Fund for Animal Welfare – W

Worker killed at Portland-area wildcat sanctuary

Incident date: 
Sun, 11/10/2013
Date reported: 
Sun, 11/10/2013
Date Published: 
Sun, 11/10/2013 (All day)
City: 
Sherwood
State: 
Oregon
Category: 
Human Death
Name: 
Worker killed at Portland-area wildcat sanctuary
Headline: 
Worker killed at Portland-area wildcat sanctuary
Summary: 

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Oregon authorities released the name Sunday of the employee killed this weekend by a wild cat at an animal sanctuary. Renee Radziwon, 36, of Portland, died in the Saturday night attack, Deputy Mark Nikolai of the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office said in a news release. No details of attack or type of animal were released. The WildCat Haven Sanctuary is located in the suburb of Sherwood, outside of Portland.

Publication: 
king5.com
Author: 
Associated Press

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Oregon authorities released the name Sunday of the employee killed this weekend by a wild cat at an animal sanctuary.

Renee Radziwon, 36, of Portland, died in the Saturday night attack, Deputy Mark Nikolai of the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office said in a news release.

No details of attack or type of animal were released. The WildCat Haven Sanctuary is located in the suburb of Sherwood, outside of Portland.

Noodhulpteam IFAW naar de Filipijnen

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Wed, 11/13/2013
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Noodhulpteam IFAW naar de Filipijnen
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Noodhulpteam IFAW naar de Filipijnen

Het noodhulpteam van het International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) is vandaag aangekomen in Tacloban op het eiland Leyte in de Filipijnen. Orkaan Haiyan richtte er afgelopen vrijdag enorme schade aan.

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Typhoon Haiyan: preparations leading to action for animals in the Philippines

Tue, 11/12/2013
Typhoon Haiyan: preparations leading to action for animals in the Philippines

IFAW and PAWS teams plan during their assessment stage on the ground in Manila.AUTHOR'S NOTE: As I was typing this report, a 4.8 earthquake hit Tubigon, Bohol and we felt it here in Cebu!

Typhoon Haiyan: preparations leading to action for animals in the Philippines

Tue, 11/12/2013
Typhoon Haiyan: preparations leading to action for animals in the Philippines

IFAW and PAWS teams plan during their assessment stage on the ground in Manila.AUTHOR'S NOTE: As I was typing this report, a 4.8 earthquake hit Tubigon, Bohol and we felt it here in Cebu!

Typhoon Haiyan: preparations leading to action for animals in the Philippines

Tue, 11/12/2013
Typhoon Haiyan: preparations leading to action for animals in the Philippines

IFAW and PAWS teams plan during their assessment stage on the ground in Manila.AUTHOR'S NOTE: As I was typing this report, a 4.8 earthquake hit Tubigon, Bohol and we felt it here in Cebu!

Typhoon Haiyan: preparations leading to action for animals in the Philippines

Tue, 11/12/2013
Typhoon Haiyan: preparations leading to action for animals in the Philippines

IFAW and PAWS teams plan during their assessment stage on the ground in Manila.AUTHOR'S NOTE: As I was typing this report, a 4.8 earthquake hit Tubigon, Bohol and we felt it here in Cebu!