1,5 ton slagtanden van olifanten onderschept in Sri Lanka

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De partij van 1,5 ton slagtanden die vorige week dinsdag in Colombo, Sri Lanka, in beslag werd genomen, was de grootste berg ivoor die in deze eilandstaat ooit werd onderschept. En dat is een zorgelijke ontwikkeling, want ivoorsmokkelaars worden kennelijk steeds brutaler en inventiever in het ontwikkelen van nieuwe smokkelroutes.

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Candian Northern Dogs: Making the tough, but necessary calls

Thu, 05/31/2012
Two of the feral pups with one of the owned dogs where they live.

Two of the feral pups with one of the owned dogs where they live.The Northern Dogs team retraced our steps back to the first community again today so that Jessica and Karen could go into both the elementary school and high school while Heidi and Stef walked the street. 

IFAW urges Ohio Gov. Kasich to sign strong big cats legislation

Tue, 05/29/2012
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Last week, the Ohio legislature passed broad legislation banning the possession of big cats and other dangerous wildlife animals in the state, and sent the bill to Gov. John Kasich for his signature.

Canadian Northern Dogs: More about the wonderful and less about the scary

Tue, 05/29/2012
Stef getting to know one of the locals on her street walk.

Stef getting to know one of the locals on her street walk.As part of the International Fund for Animal Welfare’s Northern Dogs Project, a team of veterinarians, vet technicians and humane educators head north each spring to provide much needed veterinary services and information on everything ‘dog’ to communities that are between 15 and 25 hours away. 

Video: Fütterung russischer Bärenjungen in Nahaufnahme

Dagboek Bali: honden helpen, waar ze zich ook bevinden

Thu, 05/17/2012
Dagboek Bali: honden helpen, waar ze zich ook bevinden

Janice Girardi van de door het IFAW gesteunde Bali Animal Welfare Association (BAWA) gunt ons een kijkje in haar dagelijkse werk voor de straathonden van Bali.

WATCH + ACTION: Confessions of a big cat owner

Fri, 05/25/2012

Two months ago we shared the story of our efforts to move Tasha the cougar and Nikita the white tigress to a sanctuary in Minnesota.

This week, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) is once again helping fund the move of two tigers (Nora and Katie) from the same facility in Ohio to the WildCat Haven sanctuary in Oregon.