http://www.ifaw.org/africa/theme/everything/rss.xml/124/31 en Northern Dogs enjoying their new doghouses http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/northern-dogs-enjoying-their-new-doghouses <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/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">Apr 11 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/iyHEdyHY0Es" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Sky was so excited when I visited her that she could not stop wiggling. She was one of the dogs I met on a recent visit up north. She was the proud owner of a shiny new dog house. And she was obviously thrilled with it.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/northern-dogs-enjoying-their-new-doghouses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats build cold Cree doghouse first nation freeze snow winter Video Tue, 11 Apr 2017 18:20:14 +0000 Janice Hannah 111038 at http://www.ifaw.org Bali puppies rescued just in time http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/bali-puppies-rescued-just-time <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/seals/res-andreas-krebs">Res (Andreas) Krebs</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 27 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/Nhvi8qzpFV4" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>When Made Suwana and our Bali partners found them, the two abandoned puppies were huddling under a shrine at a graveyard. When we approached, they retreated from us, obviously afraid we might be there to do them harm. But once team member Agung Harnawa started bringing out the food, the tiny balls of fur suddenly overcame their fear and began wolfing down everything we could give them.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/bali-puppies-rescued-just-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats abandoned Bali companion animal cute dogs graveyard Indonesia puppies puppy stray street Video Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:23:44 +0000 Res (Andreas) Krebs 110855 at http://www.ifaw.org Injured Saluki Shams recovering from injury http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/injured-saluki-shams-recovering-injury <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/education/dima-abo-kous">Dima Abo Kous </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 16 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The vet found Shams severely dehydrated, malnourished, slightly hypothermic, and suffering from a swollen knee/hock." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/03_16_17_shams.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The vet found Shams severely dehydrated, malnourished, slightly hypothermic, and suffering from a swollen knee/hock." />&ldquo;He is a big, beautiful one-year-old Saluki mixed breed with the gentlest nature.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/injured-saluki-shams-recovering-injury" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats clinic companion animal dog injured loving pet puppy veterinary care Thu, 16 Mar 2017 13:53:40 +0000 Dima Abo Kous 110775 at http://www.ifaw.org Saving a kitten makes a vet reflect http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/saving-kitten-makes-vet-reflect <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/dogs-cats/christina-pretorius">Christina Pretorius</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 13 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="Given her gorgeous nature and our attachment to a cat we named Legolas, Mdzananda staff decided to amputate her tail and hind leg and hope for the best." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/03_13_17_leggelos.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Given her gorgeous nature and our attachment to a cat we named Legolas, Mdzananda staff decided to amputate her tail and hind leg and hope for the best." />This story comes to us from Brian Bergman, Head Veterinarian at the Mdzananda Animal Clinic.--CP</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/saving-kitten-makes-vet-reflect" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats cat clinic cute furry johannesburg kitten South Africa sweet veterinary care Mon, 13 Mar 2017 21:07:53 +0000 Christina Pretorius 110741 at http://www.ifaw.org International Women’s Day: Paving the way for the next generation of animal heroines http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/international-women%E2%80%99s-day-paving-way-next-generation-animal-heroines <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/political-advocacy/erica-martin">Erica Martin</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 8 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowtransparency="true" frameborder="0" height="788" scrolling="no" src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/post.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fbusiness.facebook.com%2Fmedia%2Fset%2F%3Fset%3Da.10155064604510365.1073741839.8369315364%26type%3D3&amp;width=610&amp;show_text=true&amp;height=788&amp;appId" style="border:none;overflow:hidden" width="610"></iframe></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/international-women%E2%80%99s-day-paving-way-next-generation-animal-heroines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Dogs & Cats Whales Elephants Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Elephants Whales cats dogs dolphins elephants female Ivory rescue staff whale Women's day Tue, 07 Mar 2017 21:00:09 +0000 Erica Martin 110681 at http://www.ifaw.org A beaten cat receives care, an adoption in Playa http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/beaten-cat-receives-care-adoption-playa <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/cats-and-dogs/erika-flores">Erika Flores</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 2 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157680963259605" title="Leia"><img alt="Leia" height="343" src="https://c1.staticflickr.com/4/3798/32830740040_704b15ce68_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>Two women found her lying on the sidewalk.</p> <p>She was an adult female cat, unmoving and severely injured. Her face was so swollen that it seemed that her left eye was missing.</p> <p>She had been badly beaten up.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/beaten-cat-receives-care-adoption-playa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cat clinic vet companion animal kitten Leia pet veterinary Thu, 02 Mar 2017 21:39:38 +0000 Erika Flores 110625 at http://www.ifaw.org