http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/15 en In the creation of tiger messengers, change begins now http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/creation-tiger-messengers-change-begins-now <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/node/92736">Sheren Shrestha</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 07/29/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The author answers some questions from an eager crowd." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/QnA-session-2_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 458px;" title="The author answers some questions from an eager crowd." /></p> <p>Children are the key to the future of our wildlife. They can also be the present.</p> <p>Our Animal Action Education programme team in India was recently invited to give a talk on tigers at a school in the National Capital Region to be a part of their Global Tiger Day celebrations.</p> <p>We had a hidden motive though.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/creation-tiger-messengers-change-begins-now" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Education Tigers Achintya Tripathi Dr Mayukh Chatterjee Education Meenakshi Public School tigers Wildlife Trust of India Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:05:04 +0000 Sheren Shrestha 100920 at http://www.ifaw.org 5 animal welfare posts you may have missed http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/5-animal-welfare-posts-you-may-have-miss-1 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/staff/jc-bouvier">J.C. Bouvier</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 07/18/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Teams from all over the International Fund for Animal Welfare program and project landscape have been particularly busy over the last few weeks. Below are only five highlights from their rather amazing collective efforts.&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/5-animal-welfare-posts-you-may-have-miss-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Whales Elephants Education Dogs & Cats Elephants Whales artists baby elephant BBC Radio Berlin birth Botswana Cozumel elephant family Germany Humane Society iceland India Little Dudes Manas National Park Marc Riley Mexico Moremi Game Reserve Vets whale whale watching Fri, 18 Jul 2014 14:50:00 +0000 J.C. Bouvier 100884 at http://www.ifaw.org After disaster in Bosnia, guiding Jajce and Gradacac towards a dog management plan http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/after-disaster-bosnia-guiding-jajce-and-gradacac-towards-dog-management-plan <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/cats-and-dogs/james-pirnay">James Pirnay</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Fri, 07/11/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The group in Gradacac included representatives from the municipality, private and public veterinarians, teachers, pensions association, representatives of the disabled, and the media. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Gradacac%20group%20pic_web_1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 456px;" title="The group in Gradacac included representatives from the municipality, private and public veterinarians, teachers, pensions association, representatives of the disabled, and the media. " /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/after-disaster-bosnia-guiding-jajce-and-gradacac-towards-dog-management-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Education Dogs & Cats bosnia dogs Education Gradacac HCD Jajce UNDP Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:13:45 +0000 James Pirnay 100844 at http://www.ifaw.org South African learners offer insight into benefits of animal welfare theatre production http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/south-african-learners-offer-insight-benefits-animal-welfare-theatre-production <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/cats-and-dogs/lisa-cant-haylett">Lisa Cant-Haylett</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 06/03/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="South African children enjoyed a live theater production for humane education." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/20140522_111858_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="South African children enjoyed a live theater production for humane education." />Following a successful five-day run of &ldquo;A Dog&rsquo;s Life,&rdquo; <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-south-african-children-learn-about-animal-welfare-through-theatre" target="_blank">staged by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and Jungle Theatre Company for near</a></p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/KCv4696MuTY&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/KCv4696MuTY&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KCv4696MuTY"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-KCv4696MuTY_1.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/south-african-learners-offer-insight-benefits-animal-welfare-theatre-production" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Dogs & Cats Animal welfare children dogs Education live theatre South Africa Video Tue, 03 Jun 2014 16:30:15 +0000 Lisa Cant-Haylett 100460 at http://www.ifaw.org Celebrating 'Cats, Dogs And Us' with the Los Angeles Unified School District http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/celebrating-cats-dogs-and-us-los-angeles-unified-school-district <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/cats-and-dogs/kelly-johnston">Kelly Johnston</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 06/02/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="IFAW partnered with ATA and LAUSD on an interdisciplinary educational program." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/IFAW_LAUSD_ATA_web_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 365px;" title="IFAW partnered with ATA and LAUSD on an interdisciplinary educational program." /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/celebrating-cats-dogs-and-us-los-angeles-unified-school-district" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Dogs & Cats ATA cats dogs Education Furry Tails LAUSD education Mon, 02 Jun 2014 19:25:39 +0000 Kelly Johnston 100456 at http://www.ifaw.org Exploring the benefits between animal well-being and human happiness http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/exploring-benefits-between-animal-well-being-and-human-happiness <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/node/2996">Beth Allgood</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 05/27/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="A happy owner and her dog attend an IFAW Northern Dogs Project picnic on November 17, 2013. c. IFAW" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/northerndogspicnic-26_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 481px;" title="A happy owner and her dog attend an IFAW Northern Dogs Project picnic on November 17, 2013. c. IFAW" />What makes you happy?</p> <p>A variety of actions, events, and material items make people happy. But it is increasingly thought that knowing that others are free from suffering can also be a considerable factor in happiness.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/exploring-benefits-between-animal-well-being-and-human-happiness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Education Dogs & Cats community engagement conference happiness well-being Tue, 27 May 2014 16:34:42 +0000 Beth Allgood 100405 at http://www.ifaw.org