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International Fund for Animal Welfare

IFAW Q&A with The Jungle Book Director Jon Favreau

Jeffrey Flocken | Posted 05.24.2016 | Entertainment
Jeffrey Flocken

Walt Disney's live-action adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book continues to break box-office records, and has been greeted with adoration b...

Tragedy of Cecil: Leader of Pride, Victim of Trophy Hunt

Jeffrey Flocken | Posted 07.29.2016 | Green
Jeffrey Flocken

Living free in the wild, being admired -- not killed -- for their beauty is where these species true and only value should lie. Cecil brought in significant tourist dollars as a living, breathing icon. Now he is nothing more than a sad reminder of what greed and exploitation of wildlife can lead to.

Women in Business Q&A: Katie Moore, Program Director, Animal Rescue, International Fund for Animal Welfare

Laura Dunn | Posted 05.31.2016 | Business
Laura Dunn

Katie Moore is the Program Director, Animal Rescue, at International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) in Yarmouth Port, Mass. As IFAW's Program Director...

Melissa Bachman's Sport Killing of a Lion Sends the Wrong Message

Jeffrey Flocken | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Jeffrey Flocken

With as few as 32,000 lions remaining in the wild, the once ubiquitous animals are rapidly disappearing from the African landscape.

Seal Caught In Buoy Line Gets A Helping Hand

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.23.2013 | Good News

We can't all be rescuing adorable sea creatures from fishing traps on the daily, but it warms our hearts to know that there are people out there who c...

Kathleen Miles

Massive Online Puppy Mill Industry Exposed | Kathleen Miles | Posted 12.27.2012 | Los Angeles

Hundreds of thousands of puppies that are raised in puppy mill conditions are advertised online each day, according to a report released by the nonpro...

Shark Week! 5 Ways To Help Save Our Finned Friends

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 08.13.2012 | Impact

Though Shark Week has become somewhat sensationalized -- replete with drinking games and hashtags such as #Chompdown -- the Discovery Channel's annual...

WATCH: Record Dolphin Stranding Along Cape Cod

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Christian | Posted 02.07.2012 | Green

A record 129 common dolphins have stranded themselves over three weeks along the coast of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. A marine mammal specialist told ...

RAW VIDEO: Animal Welfare Fund Responds To 60 Dolphins Beached At Cape Cod

Posted 01.19.2012 | Impact

More than 60 dolphins have been beached and stranded along 25 miles of coastline at Cape Cod since Jan. 12, according to the International Fund for An...

The United States Needs to Halt the Import of African Lion Trophies Now

Fred O'Regan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Fred O'Regan

The US could become a leader in protecting wild lions, rather than one of the major contributors to the disappearance of wild lions from Africa.

Mr. President, Don't Give Whalers a License to Kill

Pierce Brosnan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Pierce Brosnan

Is it possible that the Obama Administration will capitulate to a proposed plan that permits Japan, Norway, and Iceland to resume commercial whaling? As unlikely as it sounds, the answer is yes.

The Gifts that Keep on Giving

Wendy Diamond | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Wendy Diamond

A recent readership study found that 84% of pet parents will give their furry pals gifts this holiday season. Here are a few different ways you can give gifts that make a difference!

Malawi Elephants Face Firing Squad, Must Be Moved (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

From the IFAW: The International Fund for Animal Welfare's South African office director Jason Bell-Leask discusses why your support is so critical to...