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15th International Elephant & Rhino Conservation and Research Symposium

15th International Elephant & Rhino Conservation and Research Symposium Singapore Zoo, November 14-18, 2016 Presented by: International Elephant Foundation and International Rhino Foundation Hosted: Widlife Reserves Singapore Pressures on wild populations of elephants and rhinos are increasing at an alarming rate, with poachers killing both species at unsustainable levels. Wildlife habitat continues to shrink while…

Spotlight on: 40th Annual Conference of the American Association of Zookeepers

IRF Program Officer Bill Konstant is attending the 40th annual conference of the American Association of Zookeepers (AAZK) this week in Greensboro, North Carolina. AAZK chapters host Bowling for Rhinos events each year to support wildlife conservation efforts in Africa and Asia, including Sumatran and Javan Rhino Protection Units (RPUs) in Indonesia.  Last year’s events…

On the Road with IRF: The 2013 International Rhino Keeper Workshop

The International Rhino Foundation is proud to partner with the UK’s Save the Rhino in support of critical rhino conservation projects in Africa and Asia.  Earlier this month, our organizations’ two directors, Susie Ellis and Cathy Dean, attended the International Rhino Keeper Association Workshop in San Diego, California.  Cathy summed up her west coast experience…