http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/32 en Ringling Bros. circus announces closure, brings an end to its animal acts http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/ringling-bros-circus-announces-closure-brings-end-its-animal-acts <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/wildlife-trade/carson-barylak">Carson Barylak</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 16 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><div> </div></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/ringling-bros-circus-announces-closure-brings-end-its-animal-acts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Tigers Tigers big cats circus elephant entertainment performance Ringling Brothers Tiger Mon, 16 Jan 2017 14:28:45 +0000 Carson Barylak 110259 at http://www.ifaw.org Orphan tigers interacting at Russian rehab center http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/orphan-tigers-interacting-russian-rehab-center <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/tigers/ekaterina-blidchenko">Ekaterina Blidchenko</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 10 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Vladik (pictured) has shown an interest in fellow PRNCO Tiger Center resident Filippa. PHOTO: © PRNCO Tiger Center" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/01_10_17_vladik_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Vladik (pictured) has shown an interest in fellow PRNCO Tiger Center resident Filippa.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/orphan-tigers-interacting-russian-rehab-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Tigers Tigers amur Filippa love mating orphan release russia Siberian Tiger Tiger center Vladik wild Tue, 10 Jan 2017 21:49:29 +0000 Ekaterina Blidchenko 110237 at http://www.ifaw.org Victory: UAE bans personal ownership of wild animals http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/victory-uae-bans-personal-ownership-wild-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/wildlife-trade/dr-elsayed-ahmed-mohamed">Dr. Elsayed Ahmed Mohamed</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 5 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Last week, the UAE government adopted a law to regulate the ownership of dangerous wild animals.</p> <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p dir="ltr" lang="en"><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/UAE?src=hash">#UAE</a> penalizes possession of wild <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/animals?src=hash">#animals</a> with hefty fines, life in prison <a href="https://t.co/qU0ZO3gA9e">https://t.co/qU0ZO3gA9e</a> <a href="https://t.co/m0atOMrJb1">pic.twitter.com/m0atOMrJb1</a></p> </blockquote></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/victory-uae-bans-personal-ownership-wild-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Tigers Wildlife trade Political advocacy Bears Big Cats Raptors Tigers Wolves dangerous pets exotic pets illegal law legislation United Arab Eremites wild Thu, 05 Jan 2017 19:59:31 +0000 Dr. Elsayed Ahmed Mohamed 110211 at http://www.ifaw.org Gathering around a tree during the holidays http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/gathering-around-tree-during-holidays <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">Dec 23 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/cblOttxE8_c" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>The camera traps that capture video of the Amur tigers in the Russian Far East often pick up a whole host of species.</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/cblOttxE8_c?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/gathering-around-tree-during-holidays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Tigers Bears Big Cats Tigers bear boar marking russia scent Tiger tree video Video Thu, 22 Dec 2016 21:10:52 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 110115 at http://www.ifaw.org Top 10 Species Priorities for a New Administration http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/top-ten-species-priorities <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">Dec 21 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>As the Obama Administration prepares to hand over the reins of the executive branch to President-elect Donald Trump, the DC-based Endangered Species Coalition, of which the International Fund for Animal Welfare is a member group, released a &ldquo;Top Ten&rdquo; list of imperiled species in need of strong conservation measures.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/resource-centre/top-ten-species-priorities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers new administration priorities species Reports, Papers, and Proceedings Wed, 21 Dec 2016 17:05:38 +0000 rbartlett 110078 at http://www.ifaw.org Pamela Anderson and IFAW meet with Kremlin officials to discuss animal welfare and conservation http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/pamela-anderson-and-ifaw-meet-kremlin-officials-discuss-animal-welfare-and-conservation <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">Dec 15 2016</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="200" title="Pamela Anderson and IFAW meet with Kremlin officials to discuss animal welfare and conservation" alt="Pamela Anderson and IFAW meet with Kremlin officials to discuss animal welfare a" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/press-conference-russia-300px.jpg?1481895530" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Actress and conservationist Pamela Anderson is joining IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare) at the Kremlin in Moscow, Russia this week to promote conservation of Russian wildlife. Discussion items include marine mammals and orca trade, rehabilitation and release of endangered Amur (Siberian) tigers and rare falcons, blue whale conservation and youth education.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/pamela-anderson-and-ifaw-meet-kremlin-officials-discuss-animal-welfare-and-conservation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Political advocacy Tigers Amur (Siberian) tigers Blue Whale conservation marine mammals orca trade rare falcons youth education Thu, 15 Dec 2016 14:59:45 +0000 adintino 110008 at http://www.ifaw.org