http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/35 en Protesting the use of USDA Wildlife Services’ cyanide devices that have poisoned people and pets http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/protesting-use-usda-wildlife-services%E2%80%99-cyanide-devices-have-poisoned-people-and-pets <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">Jul 24 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The Mansfield family appeared on Capitol Hill in June to speak out against M-44s, the device set by USDA Wildlife Services to kill nuisance predators." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/07_24_17_WS.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The Mansfield family appeared on Capitol Hill in June to speak out against M-44s, the device set by USDA Wildlife Services to kill nuisance predators." />In March, an Idaho family had their lives upended when their son was injured and their beloved dog was killed by a device that is used to kill &ldquo;nuisance&amp;rdq</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/protesting-use-usda-wildlife-services%E2%80%99-cyanide-devices-have-poisoned-people-and-pets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wolves Dogs & Cats Wolves Dogs & Cats bomb cyanide kill pet poison predator Wildlife service Mon, 24 Jul 2017 20:53:50 +0000 Carson Barylak 112097 at http://www.ifaw.org US Senate must not allow barbaric methods of killing wildlife on federal lands http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/us-senate-must-not-allow-barbaric-methods-killing-wildlife-federal-lands <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mar 21 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="House Joint Resolution 69 would allow the killing of bear cubs, along with their mothers, as they sleep in their dens. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/03_21_17_alaska.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="House Joint Resolution 69 would allow the killing of bear cubs, along with their mothers, as they sleep in their dens. PHOTO: © Brigitte Mueller " /></p> <p><img alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/bouble-byline.jpg" style="float: left; margin: 20px 20px 20px 10px;" /></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/us-senate-must-not-allow-barbaric-methods-killing-wildlife-federal-lands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wolves Bears Wolves Alaska cruel hunting kill law legislation painful USFWS Wildlife Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:04:43 +0000 jhart@ifaw.org 110806 at http://www.ifaw.org URGENT: Help us protect Alaskan wildlife http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/urgent-help-us-protect-alaskan-wildlife <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/elephants/peter-lafontaine">Peter LaFontaine</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 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Wolves like the one pictured here may soon lose protection. Call your representatives now. PHOTO © Danielle Plourde" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/02_16_17_alaska.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Wolves like the one pictured here may soon lose protection. Call your representatives now. PHOTO © Danielle Plourde" /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/urgent-help-us-protect-alaskan-wildlife" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wolves Wolves arctic law legislation protect vote Wildlife Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:30:01 +0000 Peter LaFontaine 110458 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 Wildlife trade Political advocacy Tigers 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 Protecting saigas in Russia’s Stepnoy Sanctuary http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/protecting-saigas-russia%E2%80%99s-stepnoy-sanctuary <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">Jun 17 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157669336683602" title="Stepnoy Sanctuary "><img alt="Stepnoy Sanctuary " height="343" src="https://c7.staticflickr.com/8/7382/27626696942_f5a583628e_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p><em>This report comes courtesy of Vladimir Kalmykov, Director of the Stepnoy Sanctuary.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/protecting-saigas-russia%E2%80%99s-stepnoy-sanctuary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Wolves babies baby cute poppy fields rare russia saiga antelope spring Stepnoy Sanctuary Slideshow Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:19:05 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 107898 at http://www.ifaw.org Moscow visual exhibit imagines world without endangered animals http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/moscow-visual-exhibit-imagines-world-without-endangered-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/whales/elena-zharkova">Elena Zharkova</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 22 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" mozallowfullscreen="" src="https://player.vimeo.com/video/160111261" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><a href="https://vimeo.com/160111261">Animals_3_3_3b</a> from <a href="https://vimeo.com/user48247101">wildperspective</a> on <a href="https://vimeo.com">Vimeo</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/jk_wvfWvjYQ?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/moscow-visual-exhibit-imagines-world-without-endangered-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Whales Elephants Tigers Education Wolves Bears Big Cats Elephants Polar Bears Seals Tigers Wolves art gallery moscow painting photo realistic photography photos russia wild Video Mon, 22 Feb 2016 20:41:42 +0000 Elena Zharkova 106737 at http://www.ifaw.org