http://www.ifaw.org/australia/theme/publications/rss.xml/125/23 en Philip Mansbridge http://www.ifaw.org/australia/about-us/dogs-cats/philip-mansbridge <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> UK Regional Director </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Philip is the UK Regional Director, heading up IFAW&rsquo;s largest country office and leading a team of dedicated and highly experienced campaigners, operations and philanthropy staff. Philip joined the IFAW team in October 2014.</p> <p>Working closely with key influencers in Parliament, Government agencies and the business sector, Philip strives to strengthen and develop partnerships in order to deliver increased animal welfare and protection. In addition, he ensures close working across the IFAW network to enhance priority programmes and to make sure that outcomes are met.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-staff-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_staff_image" width="220" height="285" title="Philip Mansbridge, UK Regional Director" alt="Philip Mansbridge, UK Regional Director" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Philip_Mansbridge2014.jpg?1417547420" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Authored On:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 11/06/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/about-us/dogs-cats/philip-mansbridge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Wildlife trade Political advocacy The ban on hunting with dogs Regional Leadership Dogs & Cats Foxes Thu, 06 Nov 2014 15:37:37 +0000 jcbouvier 101901 at http://www.ifaw.org Ros Leeming http://www.ifaw.org/australia/about-us/political-advocacy/ros-leeming <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Parliamentary and Government Affairs Manager </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Managing the parliamentary and government relations for IFAW&rsquo;s campaigns in the UK, including wildlife crime, whaling, badgers and hunting with dogs, Ros works with parliamentarians to improve and protect animal welfare policy and legislation.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-staff-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_staff_image" width="220" height="285" title="IFAW UK Parliamentary and Government Affairs Manager" alt="IFAW UK Parliamentary and Government Affairs Manager" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/ros_leeming_web.jpg?1400789608" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Authored On:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 05/22/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/about-us/political-advocacy/ros-leeming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy The ban on hunting with dogs Staff Foxes Thu, 22 May 2014 20:14:28 +0000 jcbouvier 100364 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/australia/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">Wed, 03/19/2014</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/australia/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 Eight in ten people believe fox hunting belongs to the past http://www.ifaw.org/australia/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">Thu, 12/26/2013</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/australia/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 Guilty plea to Hunting Act offence - Huntsman fined after admitting illegally hunting a fox http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/guilty-plea-hunting-act-offence-huntsman-fined-after-admitting-illegally-hunting-fox <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">Thu, 09/12/2013</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="240" height="191" alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/huntsman%20horn_300px.jpg?1379012001" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The Huntsman of the Seavington Hunt today admitted an offence of hunting a fox with dogs at Yeovil Magistrates&rsquo; Court.</p> <p>Huntsman David Parker (18/1/74) of Seavington St Mary, Ilminster pleaded guilty to the Hunting Act offence which took place in the area around Causeway Lane, Winsham in Dorset in January 2013.</p> <p>He was sentenced to pay a &pound;500 fine, &pound;500 costs plus a &pound;50 victim surcharge.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/guilty-plea-hunting-act-offence-huntsman-fined-after-admitting-illegally-hunting-fox" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Political advocacy The ban on hunting with dogs ban fox hunting fox hunt uk fox hunting Thu, 12 Sep 2013 19:00:30 +0000 adintino 97578 at http://www.ifaw.org Vanessa Amoroso http://www.ifaw.org/australia/about-us/cats-and-dogs/vanessa-amoroso <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> IFAW Campaigns Officer </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Based in London, Vanessa works in the campaigns department on the new UK Companion Animal campaign &ndash; to tackle the ever-growing puppy trade. She has previously worked in the Sydney office for IFAW Oceania. Vanessa is a postgraduate with a PGCert in International Animal Welfare, Ethics and Law and a degree in Environmental Biology. She has a huge passion for animals and their welfare.&nbsp;</p> </div><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-staff-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_staff_image" width="220" height="285" title="Vanessa Nice-Amoroso, IFAW Campaigns Officer" alt="Vanessa Nice-Amoroso, IFAW Campaigns Officer" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/vanessa_webt.jpg?1371147267" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Authored On:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thu, 06/13/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> Dogs & Cats Whales Political advocacy The ban on hunting with dogs Staff Dogs & Cats Whales Thu, 13 Jun 2013 18:14:54 +0000 jcbouvier 93751 at http://www.ifaw.org