Incredible victory for IFAW's Participatory Learning and Action team in Bali! A rabid dog led to threats of a dog cull — but because the community is part of our the PLA program, they decided to protect their dogs and re-vaccinate instead! Thanks to our local partner BAWA, and to IFAW supporters, 150 dogs have been saved!

Saving dogs of Bali one visit at a time

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WE are responsible for the world warming, and WE need to take control of the future. Stand with us as we urge Trump to reverse this trajectory. There is no other Earth. There is no time to waste.

A Call for U.S. Climate Action

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Happy National Penguin Awareness Day! We're sharing a few photos from a recent visit to the rescue and rehab work of our SANCCOB saves seabirds partners in Cape Town, South Africa!
WE are responsible for the world warming, and WE need to take control of the future. Stand with us as we urge Trump to reverse this trajectory. There is no other Earth. There is no time to waste.

A Call for U.S. Climate Action

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“The circus’s closure highlights changing public perceptions—consumers are increasingly rejecting entertainment options that rely on mistreatment of captive wildlife, and companies are recognizing that animal cruelty is simply bad business.”

Ringling Bros. circus announces closure, brings an end to its animal acts

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“The circus’s closure highlights changing public perceptions—consumers are increasingly rejecting entertainment options that rely on mistreatment of captive wildlife, and companies are recognizing that animal cruelty is simply bad business.”

Ringling Bros. circus announces closure, brings an end to its animal acts

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Trump has expressed skepticism about climate change, so IFAW has joined with many other groups as we urge him to take climate change seriously. Stand with us by sharing your voice!

The time to act for climate change is NOW!

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Over 100 children received gifts in one day! IFAW's CLAW clinic in South Africa offers not only animal welfare assistance, but the team takes an active interest the members of local community as well.

CLAW brings Christmas cheer to communities in need

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A gorgeous photo and an even greater theme - wildlife living harmoniously alongside humans in this place we all share.

A Majestic Leopard Accidentally Takes a Selfie in the Streets of Mumbai

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Poachers killed more tigers in the forests of India in 2016 than any year in the last 15. Where will consumerism lead us next?

As Chinese Luxury Market Grows, An Upsurge in Tiger Killings in India by Sharon Guynup: Yale Environment 360

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With so many incredible new followers, we thought we'd take a chance to say WELCOME and introduce who we are and what we do here at IFAW! Whether we're in the field, deployed to a disaster, or typing a simple Facebook post, we're always thinking of you. Thank you for sharing your hearts and home with us!
“A courageous, committed scientist, environmentalist and politician who strove for better conservation against all the odds.” Farewell Alexey Yablokov.

Remembering a Green Giant

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Two new elephant calves - rescued in separate incidences - were just admitted to our IFAW - WTI rescue center near Kaziranga National Park in India. This sweet two-week old girl and 8-month old boy will need our love!

Two new elephant calves, rescued and in our care!

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We're ecstatic to reach 40K followers on Instagram this morning! If you love us as much as we love you, come join us at instagram.com/action4ifaw

IFAW (@action4ifaw) • Instagram photos and videos

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Pet cheetahs, tigers and lions have been seen as status symbols in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). No more, thanks to a new law:

New law in the UAE bans wild animals as pets

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A friendship is budding at our IFAW-supported PRNCO Tiger Center rehabilitation project in Russia! Social skills are crucial to the upbringing of these orphans... we look forward to sharing more of Vladik & Filippa's adventures as they grow!

Orphan tigers interacting at Russian rehab center

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Sadly, home tail docking still occurs on a regular basis in many of South Africa’s informal settlements. With the extent of his injury, and in visible pain, this puppy needed urgent medical attention.The family gets a stern and valuable lesson:

CLAW encounters tragic case of home tail docking

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The Obama Administration and the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) just announced that it has DENIED all applications to conduct seismic surveys in the Atlantic Ocean.

US denies seismic survey permits in Atlantic

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A HUGE step forward in the fight against elephant poaching this week! After the announcement that China will shut down its ivory trade, the world erupted in celebration of what the ban could mean for declining elephant populations. Leo, Kristin, Heather, Matt, Slash and top publications - a recap here:

Media, celebrity reaction to China’s ivory ban

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Have you considered the grave danger first responders face when called to a home with an out-of-control lion or tiger? The UAE has passed a milestone ban on owning dangerous animals - and the United States needs to follow suit.

US should follow UAE’s example, address own big cats in captivity issue

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