http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/18 en IFAW’s Sheryl Fink responds to disturbing Facebook video showing abuse of baby seal pup http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/ifaw%E2%80%99s-sheryl-fink-responds-disturbing-facebook-video-showing-abuse-baby-seal-pup <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">Feb 3 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="A harp seal pup rests on the ice in Gulf of St. Lawrence, Canada. IFAW works to protect seals from cruelty and stop the commercial seal hunt in Canada." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/02_03_17_abuse.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="A harp seal pup rests on the ice in Gulf of St. Lawrence, Canada.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/ifaw%E2%80%99s-sheryl-fink-responds-disturbing-facebook-video-showing-abuse-baby-seal-pup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seals Seals cruel cute Facebook seal social media viral Fri, 03 Feb 2017 22:20:47 +0000 Sheryl Fink 110383 at http://www.ifaw.org Canada rejects “scientific” seal slaughter in nature reserve http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/canada-rejects-%E2%80%9Cscientific%E2%80%9D-seal-slaughter-nature-reserve <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">Jan 26 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Canadian media reported that sealers have been openly and illegally poaching grey seals on Brion Island for at least three years without repercussion." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/01_27_17_brionhunt.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Canadian media reported that sealers have been openly and illegally poaching grey seals on Brion Island for at least three years without repercussion." />We&rsquo;re celebrating a small victory for common sense and wildlife protection, as the province of Quebec, Canada, <a href="http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada</p> </a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/canada-rejects-%E2%80%9Cscientific%E2%80%9D-seal-slaughter-nature-reserve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seals Seals beater Canada cruel hackapic pelt seal hunt slaughter Thu, 26 Jan 2017 15:40:22 +0000 Sheryl Fink 110295 at http://www.ifaw.org Remembering a Green Giant http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/remembering-green-giant <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/conservation/patrick-ramage">Patrick Ramage</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">Jan 12 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157675355936283" title="Alexey Yablokov"><img alt="Alexey Yablokov" height="343" src="https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/325/32135735041_9688b379a5_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/remembering-green-giant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seals Whales Seals Whales climate change environment Green party policy politics remembrance russia whales Slideshow Wed, 11 Jan 2017 22:22:38 +0000 Patrick Ramage 110246 at http://www.ifaw.org Look back 2016: Videos of our successes http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/look-back-2016-videos-of-our-successes <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/political-advocacy/erica-martin">Erica Martin</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">Dec 30 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/vs3td80Enb4" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Our video team has been fortunate enough to chronicle so many of our successes over the years. Here is a rundown of our year&rsquo;s projects in videos and trailers.</p> <p><a href="/node/109580" target="_blank"><strong>Manatee Rescue</strong></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"><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/vs3td80Enb4?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/look-back-2016-videos-of-our-successes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Dogs & Cats Seals Whales Elephants Animal rescue Wildlife trade Education Dogs & Cats Elephants Seals Whales accomplishments cat dog Ivory kitten list Noise ocean puppy tusks video Video Wed, 28 Dec 2016 19:14:54 +0000 Erica Martin 110156 at http://www.ifaw.org Look back 2016: The animals whose stories we’ve shared http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/look-back-2016-the-animals-whose-stories-weve-shared <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/political-advocacy/erica-martin">Erica Martin</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">Dec 28 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The faces of the many animals we’ve saved in 2016." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/12_28_16_faces.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The faces of the many animals we’ve saved in 2016." />Reading this blog, you get to know a lot of animals IFAW has rescued or helped by name. Here is a list of some who have graced this blog over the past year.</p> <p><strong>Vaalie:</strong> <a href="/node/108331" target="_blank">Providing care again for a dog CLAW treated 9 years ago</a></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/look-back-2016-the-animals-whose-stories-weve-shared" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Dogs & Cats Seals Elephants Animal rescue Tigers Big Cats Dogs & Cats Elephants Rhinos Seals 2016 end of year listicle orphan recap rehabilitated release rescue saved Tue, 27 Dec 2016 17:11:11 +0000 Erica Martin 110137 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Grassroots efforts gauge locals’ understanding of seal Hunt in Newfoundland http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-grassroots-efforts-gauge-locals-understanding-seal-hunt-newfoundland <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">Dec 16 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="true" allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" height="343px" scrolling="no" src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fsaveoursealsnl%2Fvideos%2F677679785725358%2F&amp;show_text=0" width="610px"></iframe></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-grassroots-efforts-gauge-locals-understanding-seal-hunt-newfoundland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Seals Seals beater seal Canada Commercial seal hunt cruel hackapic pelt Save Our Seals Video Fri, 16 Dec 2016 14:12:23 +0000 Sheryl Fink 110018 at http://www.ifaw.org