http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/35 en New rule proposal brings hope for wolves in 2015 http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/new-rule-proposal-brings-hope-wolves <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">Tue, 01/20/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt=": The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) has proposed delisting the gray wolf from the ESA throughout the continental U.S." class="caption" longdesc=": The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) has proposed delisting the gray wolf from the ESA throughout the continental U.S." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/01_20_15_wolf.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title=": The U.S.</p /> </em></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/new-rule-proposal-brings-hope-wolves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Wolves Wolves animal management Delist U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Wolf Tue, 20 Jan 2015 17:24:56 +0000 Carson Barylak 102725 at http://www.ifaw.org Successful protection of wolves in Germany and Poland also helps the Netherlands http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/successful-protection-wolves-germany-and-poland-also-helps-netherlands <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/robert-kless">Robert Kless</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">Wed, 01/07/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The development of the Central European Wolf population is encouragingly good." class="caption" longdesc="The development of the Central European Wolf population is encouragingly good." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Erfolge-des-Wolfes_Jan-2015_0.jpg" style="width: 630px; height: 420px;" title="The development of the Central European Wolf population is encouragingly good." />I am gazing over the wide flat landscape &ndash; over plenty of water and low woods. Extensive meadows are grazed by sheep and cattle.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/successful-protection-wolves-germany-and-poland-also-helps-netherlands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wolves Wolves European Germany Netherlands population Shepherd wolves Thu, 08 Jan 2015 15:47:04 +0000 Robert Kless 102614 at http://www.ifaw.org Michigan voters will consider two harmful wildlife measures on November 4th http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/michigan-voters-will-consider-two-harmful-wildlife-measures-november <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">Mon, 10/20/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Wolf in Denali National Park, photo by Ken Miller" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/gray_wolf_on_the_move_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 363px;" title="Wolf in Denali National Park, photo by Ken Miller - Wikipedia" /></p> <p><em>November 12, 2014 Update: Great news for wolves! On November 4, Michigan voters rejected Proposals 1 and 2, taking a stand for the state&#39;s native wildlife and its citizens&#39; right to make their voices heard. Thank you to all who helped spread the word and contributed to this important victory! --editor</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/michigan-voters-will-consider-two-harmful-wildlife-measures-november" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy Wolves Wolves gray hunting legislation Michigan trophy Wolf Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:26:33 +0000 Carson Barylak 101746 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">Sat, 10/04/2014</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> Education Political advocacy Bears Big Cats Dogs & Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves bears change climate Education environment whales Fri, 03 Oct 2014 18:08:29 +0000 Azzedine Downes 101615 at http://www.ifaw.org VIDEO: Animal rescue operations now complete from failed NY animal facility http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/video-animal-rescue-operations-now-complete-failed-ny-animal-facility <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">Fri, 05/30/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt=" IFAW coordinated a two-day animal seizure in upstate New York that included tigers, lions, bears and wolves. IFAW worked closely with the USDA and the NYDEC to rescue and move the animals to new homes in 6 reputable sanctuaries across the US. c. IFAW" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/IMG_0699_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 449px;" title=" IFAW coordinated a two-day animal seizure in upstate New York that included tigers, lions, bears and wolves.</p /> </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/P6ao5A0KAZg&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/P6ao5A0KAZg&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=P6ao5A0KAZg"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-P6ao5A0KAZg.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-animal-rescue-operations-now-complete-failed-ny-animal-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Tigers Political advocacy Bears Big Cats Tigers Wolves animals coordination enforcement law New NY rescue seizure state tigers veterinary York Video Fri, 30 May 2014 20:22:55 +0000 Kelly Donithan 100446 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW leads wildlife rescue in NY and finds new homes for lions, tigers, bears, wolves http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/node/100416 <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">Wed, 05/28/2014</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="400" height="300" title="IFAW leads wildlife rescue in NY and finds new homes for lions, tigers, bears, wolves " alt="IFAW leads wildlife rescue in NY and finds new homes for lions, tigers, bears, w" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/photo%20300px.jpg?1401288387" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>As an animal facility near Buffalo, NY closes its doors, 11 tigers, three lions, three black bears and two wolves need to find new homes. Working with six qualified U.S. sanctuaries and local authorities, IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare - <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">www.ifaw.org</a>) found a solution.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/node/100416" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Tigers Wolves Big Cats Tigers Wolves bears big cats Big Cats and Public Safety Protection Act big cats in captivity lions tigers wildlife rescue wolves Wed, 28 May 2014 12:45:34 +0000 adintino 100416 at http://www.ifaw.org