http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/18 en Rescued harp seal released off Cape Cod http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/rescued-harp-seal-released-cape-cod <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/misty-niemeyer">Misty Niemeyer</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">Wed, 03/30/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img src="" style="display:none;" /></p> <p><em>The following was written by Annaleise Conway, an IFAW marine mammal rescue response Intern. --MN</em></p> <p>Goodbye (we quietly say) to Frank&nbsp;<em>Seal</em>natra.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/rescued-harp-seal-released-cape-cod" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seals Animal rescue Seals animal rescue. Marine Mammal Rescue Cape Cod release seal Wed, 30 Mar 2016 17:38:07 +0000 Misty Niemeyer 107122 at http://www.ifaw.org This Seal Week, tell PM Trudeau to end commercial seal hunting in Canada http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/seal-week-tell-pm-trudeau-end-commercial-seal-hunting-canada <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/seals/sheryl-fink">Sheryl Fink</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, 03/15/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/4YL9A1lvuSc" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>It&rsquo;s nearly spring in Canada. The snow is beginning to melt, the maple sap is flowing, and the ice floes on the east coast will be stained with the blood of seal pups.</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"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-1" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/4YL9A1lvuSc?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/seal-week-tell-pm-trudeau-end-commercial-seal-hunting-canada" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Seals Wildlife trade Political advocacy Seals Canada Canadian government cruel hunting PM Trudeau seal meat seal products Video Fri, 11 Mar 2016 21:23:26 +0000 Sheryl Fink 106921 at http://www.ifaw.org Four stray seals saved from danger on Cape Cod http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/four-stray-seals-saved-danger-cape-cod <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/animal-rescue/kristen-patchett">Kristen Patchett</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">Thu, 03/10/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="A female juvenile harp seal strayed into the road in Harwich, but was collected, tagged and safely relocated to a nearby beach." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/03_10_16_ccseal1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="A female juvenile harp seal strayed into the road in Harwich, but was collected, tagged and safely relocated to a nearby beach." /></p> <p>Harp seals sometimes need a break from swimming and will haul-out onto ice or dry land for some sun and rest.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/four-stray-seals-saved-danger-cape-cod" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seals Animal rescue Seals animal rescue. Marine Mammal Rescue Cape Cod Massachusetts mmr seal Thu, 10 Mar 2016 17:34:17 +0000 Kristen Patchett 106899 at http://www.ifaw.org Canada's Commercial Seal Hunt: Past, Present, and Future http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/canadas-commercial-seal-hunt-past-present-and-future <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 02/16/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Canada&#39;s Commercial Seal Hunt: Past, Present, and Future</p> </div> Seals Seals Canada seal hunt seals Reports, Papers, and Proceedings Tue, 16 Feb 2016 15:17:53 +0000 rbartlett 106688 at http://www.ifaw.org Global premiere of film chronicling our founding campaign inspires http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/global-premiere-film-chronicling-our-founding-campaign-inspires <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/seals/sheryl-fink">Sheryl Fink</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, 11/20/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The author with IFAW founder Brian Davies (center) and long-time IFAW campaigner and advisor AJ Cady, all of whom play prominent roles in the Huntwatch documentary." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/11_20_15_huntwatch_premiere.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 406px;" title="The author with IFAW founder Brian Davies (center) and long-time IFAW campaigner and advisor AJ Cady, all of whom play prominent roles in the Huntwatch documentary." />I was privileged to attend the world premiere of <a href="http://huntwatchthefilm.com/" target="_blank">Huntwatch</a> </p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/global-premiere-film-chronicling-our-founding-campaign-inspires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seals Wildlife trade Seals Brian Davies Canada film HuntWatch movie premiere Ryan Reynolds seal hunting seals white coat Fri, 20 Nov 2015 20:11:34 +0000 Sheryl Fink 105953 at http://www.ifaw.org Ryan Reynolds narrates wildlife documentary Huntwatch premiering at DOC NYC http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/ryan-reynolds-narrates-wildlife-documentary-huntwatch-premiering-doc-nyc <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 10/26/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="442" title="Ryan Reynolds narrates wildlife documentary Huntwatch premiering at DOC NYC" alt="Ryan Reynolds narrates wildlife documentary Huntwatch premiering at DOC NYC" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Huntwatch-Poster-_300px.jpg?1445867066" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Vancouver born actor <a href="http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0005351/">Ryan Reynolds</a> lent his voice to the wildlife documentary <a href="http://huntwatchthefilm.com/trailer/"><em>Huntwatch</em></a> that follows the 50 year battle for baby seals on the ice floes of Canada. The 90 minute feature film will make its world premiere at <a href="http://www.docnyc.net/film/huntwatch/">DOC NYC</a> on Saturday, November 14. Tickets can be purchased <a href="https://www.movietickets.com/pre_purchase.asp?house_id=26102&amp;movie_id=219455&amp;rdate=2015-11-14">here</a>.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/ryan-reynolds-narrates-wildlife-documentary-huntwatch-premiering-doc-nyc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seals Seals Canada seal hunt candian seal hunt commerical seal hunt DOC NYC HuntWatch seals Mon, 26 Oct 2015 13:48:48 +0000 adintino 105646 at http://www.ifaw.org