http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/35 en 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 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 Whales Elephants Tigers Wildlife trade 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 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 Dogs & Cats Dolphins Elephants Foxes Penguins Polar Bears Primates Raptors Rhinos Seals Tigers Turtles Whales Wolves Bria Neff Faces of the Endangered Tue, 16 Feb 2016 20:51:50 +0000 Kelly Johnston 106693 at http://www.ifaw.org 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">Jan 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">Jan 7 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