http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/19 en South African Airways will not allow transport of hunting trophies http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/south-african-airways-will-not-allow-transport-hunting-trophies <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/neil-greenwood">Neil Greenwood</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, 05/05/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="South African Airways has made a bold decision to embargo rhino, elephant, lion and tiger hunting trophies." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04_29_15_ssa.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 414px;" title="South African Airways has made a bold decision to embargo rhino, elephant, lion and tiger hunting trophies." />South African Airways (SAA) joined the fight in combating illegal trafficking of wildlife with a bold, principled decision: to place an immediate embargo without exception on the transportation of rhino, elephant, lion and tiger hunting trophies.&lt;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/south-african-airways-will-not-allow-transport-hunting-trophies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers airline embargo transportation wildlife trade Wed, 29 Apr 2015 20:18:28 +0000 Neil Greenwood 103848 at http://www.ifaw.org World of Animals Issue 21 http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/world-animals-iss-3 <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">Fri, 05/01/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-woa-link"> <div class="field-label">World Of Animals Book Link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/sites/default/files/publications/woa/woa21/woa_us/index.html" target="_blank">http://www.ifaw.org/sites/default/files/publications/woa/woa21/woa_us/index.html</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>World of Animals Issue 21</p> </div> Dogs & Cats Tigers Dogs & Cats Tigers cats dogs tigers World of Animals World of Animals Wed, 29 Apr 2015 16:13:05 +0000 rbartlett 103844 at http://www.ifaw.org On the heels (paws) of Cinderella the tiger and her rumored cubs http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/heels-paws-cinderella-tiger-and-her-rumored-cubs <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/whales/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</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, 04/28/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="A track from Zolushka in tire treads in the mud." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/Tracksinwheeltread_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 449px;" title="A track from Zolushka is imprinted in tire treads." /></p> <p><em>Igor Beliatsky reports on his trip to the Far East to record evidence of Zolushka and determine whether she has given birth to cubs.<strong>&mdash;MV</strong></em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/heels-paws-cinderella-tiger-and-her-rumored-cubs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Tigers Bastak russia tiger cubs Zolushka Mon, 27 Apr 2015 17:29:37 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 103767 at http://www.ifaw.org VIDEO: rescued tigers swim for the first time http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/video-rescued-tigers-swim-first-time <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/kelly-donithan">Kelly Donithan</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, 04/23/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/wxu1L4SAwZM" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>So often, it is the simple things that make us the happiest. For me, it&rsquo;s quite easily watching an animal - wild or domestic - thoroughly, and without inhibition, enjoying themselves.</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/wxu1L4SAwZM&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/wxu1L4SAwZM&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=wxu1L4SAwZM"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-wxu1L4SAwZM.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/video-rescued-tigers-swim-first-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Tigers Big Cats Tigers happy playing stalking swimming swimming pool tigers water Video Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:05:43 +0000 Kelly Donithan 103672 at http://www.ifaw.org Who cares for Mexico’s retired circus animals? http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/who-cares-mexico%E2%80%99s-retired-circus-animals <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/kelly-donithan">Kelly Donithan</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, 03/26/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Groups like IFAW are being pleaded to rescue the thousands of animals that will be displaced from Mexican circuses." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/03_25_15_circus_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 457px;" title="Groups like IFAW are being pleaded to rescue the thousands of animals that will be displaced from Mexican circuses." />Undeniably, good news has been streaming in recently regarding the use of wild animals in circus performances such as the <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/node/103146" target="_blank">historic announcement by Ringling Brot</a></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/who-cares-mexico%E2%80%99s-retired-circus-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Animal rescue Tigers Big Cats Elephants ban big top circus elephants Mexico tigers wild animals Wed, 25 Mar 2015 16:09:44 +0000 Kelly Donithan 103388 at http://www.ifaw.org African Elephant Summit – Where to Next? http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/african-elephant-summit-%E2%80%93-where-next <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, 03/24/2015</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="201" title="archive photo © IFAW" alt="archive photo © IFAW" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/tusks-of-ele-speared-by-Maasai_300px.jpg?1427209428" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>With the spotlight now on tomorrow&rsquo;s conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade in Kasane, Botswana conservationists said while that Monday&rsquo;s African Elephant Summit had shown significant progress by some countries, notably African countries to address the elephant crisis, there appeared to be glaring differences in the commitment by others to halt the killing of elephants and illegal ivory trade.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/african-elephant-summit-%E2%80%93-where-next" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade Elephants Rhinos Tigers CITES elephants endangered wildlife illegal ivory illegal ivory trade illegal trade and trafficking illegal wildlife trade Ivory poaching rhinos tigers Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:09:48 +0000 adintino 103364 at http://www.ifaw.org