https://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/publications/rss.xml/1/15 en Dog House Delivery in Northern Canada https://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/dog-house-delivery-northern-canada <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/janice-hannah">Janice Hannah</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 2019</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><img alt="A dog stands in front of a newly delivered doghouse" src="/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/ND-Blog-header.jpg" style="width: 640px; height: 419px;" /></p> <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/dog-house-delivery-northern-canada" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats animal welfare education doghouse First Nations Northern Dogs Fri, 22 Feb 2019 20:49:52 +0000 Janice Hannah 114569 at https://www.ifaw.org Partnering to combat wildlife crime in Kenya and Uganda https://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/partnering-combat-wildlife-crime-kenya-and-uganda <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">Nov 19 2018</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="169" title="Partnering to combat wildlife crime in Kenya and Uganda" alt="Partnering to combat wildlife crime in Kenya and Uganda" src="/sites/default/files/PR-Uganda.jpg" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>A training workshop to equip enforcement officers stationed at One-Stop Border Posts (OSBP) in Kenya and Uganda with skills to detect and deter transnational wildlife trafficking began today in Kampala, Uganda.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/partnering-combat-wildlife-crime-kenya-and-uganda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Elephants Education Elephants customs DISRUPT training illegal wildlife trade Kenya Uganda Uganda wildlife authority Wildlife crime wildlife trade Mon, 19 Nov 2018 17:44:08 +0000 tdegroot@ifaw.org 113888 at https://www.ifaw.org Street artist Sonny’s passion for imperiled animals https://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/street-artist-sonny%E2%80%99s-passion-imperiled-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/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">Jul 19 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157683979050311" title="Sonny"><img alt="Sonny" height="640" src="https://farm5.staticflickr.com/4309/35858106772_610d7c0468_z.jpg" width="584" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/street-artist-sonny%E2%80%99s-passion-imperiled-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Bears Big Cats Wed, 19 Jul 2017 18:51:39 +0000 Kelly Johnston 112048 at https://www.ifaw.org Animal endangerment issues warrant need for #safeselfies https://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/animal-endangerment-issues-warrant-need-safeselfies <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/staff/kerry-branon">Kerry Branon</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 27 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/ifaw-pantheon/sites/default/files/legacy/wordpress/image/06_26_17_selfie.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 319px;" />Selfies have become social currency. It is no longer enough to <em>visit</em> the Blarney Stone. You need an upside-down kissing snapshot on Instagram to get people to double tap.</p> <p>We are social creatures, and research shows that photos with our faces in them receive an average of 38 percent more likes.</p> <p>So sharing our experiences does get your friends and followers&rsquo; attention.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/animal-endangerment-issues-warrant-need-safeselfies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education Big Cats Tigers #safeselfies big cats photo picture safe selfie Tue, 27 Jun 2017 15:02:43 +0000 Kerry Branon 111791 at https://www.ifaw.org How an IFAW scholarship student overcame odds https://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/how-ifaw-scholarship-student-overcame-odds <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/jacqueline-nyagah">Jacqueline Nyagah</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">May 26 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Jonathan has had a tough road on his way to earning one of the 60 IFAW-sponsored scholarships to members of the OOGR." class="caption" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/ifaw-pantheon/sites/default/files/legacy/wordpress/image/05_26_17_scholarship.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 601px;" title="Jonathan has had a tough road on his way to earning one of the 60 IFAW-sponsored scholarships to members of the OOGR." />When I meet Jonathan at the Amboseli Serena Lodge where he works, it is almost 8 pm; he just knocked off for the day.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/how-ifaw-scholarship-student-overcame-odds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education class diploma graduate learn scholarship student study Fri, 26 May 2017 16:37:20 +0000 Jacqueline Nyagah 111517 at https://www.ifaw.org Our response to scholars’ call to have animal welfare ethics taught in French schools https://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/our-response-scholars-call-have-animal-welfare-ethics-taught-french-schools <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/julie-matondo">Julie Matondo</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">Mar 6 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Animal Action Education has reached 5 million children worldwide on the power of humane education, proven by research." class="caption" src="https://s3.amazonaws.com/ifaw-pantheon/sites/default/files/legacy/wordpress/image/03_06_17_humane_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Animal Action Education has reached 5 million children worldwide on the power of humane education, proven by research." />I have a very vivid memory of the day my literature professor settled the fundamental question of the difference between animals and humans: Animals do not have consciences.</p> </div><p><a href="https://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/our-response-scholars-call-have-animal-welfare-ethics-taught-french-schools" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Education children France French homework kid lesson plan school student teacher Mon, 06 Mar 2017 17:51:30 +0000 Julie Matondo 110651 at https://www.ifaw.org