http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/34 en Recognizing a young wildlife artist, advocate http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/recognizing-young-wildlife-artist-advocate <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">Feb 16 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><h1 style="margin: 0px 0px 0.5em; padding: 0px; font-size: 28px; line-height: 1.1em; font-weight: normal; font-family: FranklinGothicURW-Dem, Arial, sans-serif; color: rgb(1, 56, 86);"> <img alt="IFAW’s Mark Hofberg toured the Exposure Gallery and Studios’ exhibit “Faces of the Endangered” by wildlife artist Bria Neff" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/02_16_16_Bria_Mark_SouthDakota2.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="IFAW’s Mark Hofberg toured the Exposure Gallery and Studios’ exhibit “Faces of the Endangered” by wildlife artist Bria Neff" /></h1> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/recognizing-young-wildlife-artist-advocate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Bears Big Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves Dogs & Cats Bria Neff Faces of the Endangered Tue, 16 Feb 2016 20:51:50 +0000 Kelly Johnston 106693 at http://www.ifaw.org Controversial new ad campaign highlights sly tactics of fox hunts which flout the law http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/controversial-new-ad-campaign-highlights-sly-tactics-fox-hunts-which-flout-law <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">May 5 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="200" title="Controversial new ad campaign highlights sly tactics of fox hunts which flout the law" alt="Controversial new ad campaign highlights sly tactics of fox hunts which flout th" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/fox-press-pic.jpg?1430771943" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Hunters are given a fox-like makeover in a controversial new advertising campaign launched by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) today to highlight illegal fox hunting.</p> <p>&lsquo;The Sly Ones&rsquo; campaign, featuring photographs of models with subtle fox-like features in hunting attire, drives home the message that 10 years after the ban on hunting with hounds, foxes are still being illegally hunted and it is time to strengthen the Hunting Act. The images are captioned &lsquo;It&rsquo;s not the foxes who are sly&rsquo;.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/controversial-new-ad-campaign-highlights-sly-tactics-fox-hunts-which-flout-law" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Foxes fox fox hunting foxes hunting act sport hunting Fri, 01 May 2015 17:12:30 +0000 adintino 103869 at http://www.ifaw.org Celebrating the expansion of educational offerings on World Animal Day http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/celebrating-expansion-educational-offerings-world-animal-day <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/azzedine-downes">Azzedine Downes</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">Oct 4 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Download IFAW Climate Change &amp; Animals materials using the link below." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/cc_image_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 351px;" title="Download IFAW Climate Change &amp; Animals materials using the link below." />When I was younger, I pored over volumes of Encyclopedia Britannica to peer into animal worlds that I could not experience personally. The knowledge I gained formed a lifelong appreciation for nature and the animals that live within it.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/celebrating-expansion-educational-offerings-world-animal-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Education Bears Big Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves Dogs & Cats bears change climate Education environment whales Fri, 03 Oct 2014 18:08:29 +0000 Azzedine Downes 101615 at http://www.ifaw.org Freddie the Fox and friends to watch as pack of hounds ‘chase’ a stag around Parliament Square http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/freddie-fox-and-friends-watch-pack-hounds-%E2%80%98chase%E2%80%99-stag-around-parliament-square <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">Mar 19 2014</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="329" title="Freddie the Fox and friends to watch as pack of hounds ‘chase’ a stag around Parliament Square" alt="Freddie the Fox and friends to watch as pack of hounds ‘chase’ a stag around Par" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Freddie_Fox_300px.jpg?1395255283" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>IFAW&rsquo;s costumed fox will look on as two eye-catching ad vans chase each other around Westminster tomorrow (Thursday 20 March) to warn the public that the Hunting Act is under threat and the Government is seeking to allow a return to hunting &lsquo;by the back door&rsquo;.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/freddie-fox-and-friends-watch-pack-hounds-%E2%80%98chase%E2%80%99-stag-around-parliament-square" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy The ban on hunting with dogs Foxes ban fox hunting fox hunting freddie the fox hunting act hunting with dogs Parliament Square Wed, 19 Mar 2014 19:03:51 +0000 adintino 99623 at http://www.ifaw.org The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and Career Development Institute (CDI) Launch Animals in the Community http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/international-fund-animal-welfare-ifaw-and-career-development-institute-cdi-launch-animals-comm <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">Jan 10 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare (<a href="http://www.ifaw.org">IFAW</a>) and Career Development Institute (CDI) are partnering to bring Animals in the Community to New Jersey.&nbsp; The community education project targets municipalities and classrooms and provides online resources aimed at increasing the health and welfare of wildlife, domestic animals and household pets throughout the state.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/international-fund-animal-welfare-ifaw-and-career-development-institute-cdi-launch-animals-comm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Bears Big Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves Dogs & Cats aae Career Development Institute CDI community education. education New Jersey Fri, 10 Jan 2014 16:10:23 +0000 adintino 98845 at http://www.ifaw.org Eight in ten people believe fox hunting belongs to the past http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/node/98739 <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 26 2013</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="197" title="Eight in ten people believe fox hunting belongs to the past" alt="Eight in ten people believe fox hunting belongs to the past" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Fox_Hunt_300_1.jpg?1388072013" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>A new survey released on Boxing Day, a major day in the hunting calendar, from the League Against Cruel Sports, RSPCA and <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">IFAW</a>, shows 80 percent of the Great British public think that fox hunting should not be made legal again; 85 percent think deer hunting should not be made legal again; and 87 percent think hare hunting/coursing should not be made legal again. <sup>1</sup> Ipsos MORI</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/node/98739" target="_blank">read more</a></p> The ban on hunting with dogs Foxes ban fox hunting fox hunting foxes hunting hunting act Thu, 26 Dec 2013 16:05:12 +0000 adintino 98739 at http://www.ifaw.org