New study investigates the Internet puppy trade across the U.S.

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Dec 11 2012
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A new investigation into online puppy sales highlights the problem of the Internet being used as a tool for exploiting dogs and consumers. 

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Washington, DC
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Honden van Bellavista terug bij eigenaren dankzij slimme IFAW-hulpverleners

Nov 30 2012
Eén van de honden uit Bellavista in zijn kooi in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

Eén van de honden uit Bellavista in zijn kooi in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.Twee maanden geleden had ik samen met Erika Flores een gesprek met de gemeente van Playa del Carmen over de operationele problemen waar het gemeentelijk dierenasiel mee te kampen had en over een nieuwe richtlijn voor verantwoorde huisdierenzorg.

WATCH+READ: Rare surveillance video of a wild Amur tiger rescued in Russia

Dec 11 2012
Tiger rehabilitation in Russia

© Phoenix Fund. Cinderella undergoing rehabilitation at the Inspection Tiger Rehabilitation Center in Far East Russia.The Amur (aka Siberian) tiger is one of the most endangered animals in the world. Less than 350 individuals of the largest ‘cat’ species in the world are estimated to survive in Russia’s Far East.

As climate talks close, World Bank issues gloomy prophesy on the impacts of global warming

Dec 12 2012
World bank report on climate change

The World Bank just released a new report painting a far bleaker picture for the world if climate change isn’t addressed than even the most ominous studies have predicted in the past.The perennial round of negotiations surrounding climate change ended over the weekend – perennial because the yearl

Пока не ушел последний сайгак.

Publication Date: 
Dec 10 2012

 Специалисты предпринимают экстренные меры для спасения сайгаков, обитающих на территории Северо-Западного Прикаспия (Республика Калмыкия и Астраханская область), численность которого в настоящее время критически низка.

IFAW поддерживает День защиты диких животных, инициированный Государственным департаментом США.

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Dec 3 2012
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Вашингтон, округ Колумбия
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Whale meat again?

Dec 10 2012
Whale meat for sale in a Japanese market.

Whale meat for sale in a Japanese market.A trendy bar in fashionable Hoxton, East London had its collar felt last week. 

Its crime wasn't watering down the drinks or allowing uncool punters through the door. 

No, the alleged crime in question was serving bits of a whale in a cocktail called a Moby Dick. 

Taking time to honour our often unsung canine heroes

Dec 10 2012
SPR Ian Mos, Flo Joe and and the author.

SPR Ian Mos, Flo Joe and and the author.Each year the International Fund for Animal Welfare recognises the achievements of unsung animal heroes around Australia and this year for the first time, animals were honoured for their efforts in assisting humans. The Animal of the Year award went to two very brave and special animals - recently retired Explosive Detection Dogs (EDDs) Flo Joe and Cody.

Südkorea: Vernunft siegt über Walfang

Dec 6 2012
Eine Harpune am Bug eines japanischen Walfangschiffs.

Eine Harpune am Bug eines japanischen Walfangschiffs.

In der Welt des Walfangs war in den letzten Wochen einiges los.

Es sieht so aus, als habe am Ende die Vernunft gesiegt: Südkorea hat seine Pläne, wissenschaftlichen Walfang zu betreiben, verworfen.