http://www.ifaw.org/africa/theme/publications/rss.xml/124/13 en Male elephant calf rescued in India http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/male-elephant-calf-rescued-india <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/node/64646">Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary</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">Fri, 06/24/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The rescued male elephant calf with wildlife rescue center animal keeper Hemkanta Nath and MVS veterinarian Dr. Jahan Ahmed at the large animal nursery." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_24_16_sesa.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The rescued male elephant calf with wildlife rescue center animal keeper Hemkanta Nath and MVS veterinarian Dr.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/male-elephant-calf-rescued-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Elephants Asian elephant calf baby floods India Ivory lost orphan protect rescue tusk Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:14:08 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 107976 at http://www.ifaw.org CLAW robbed of power http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/claw-robbed-power <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/mandi-smallhorne">Mandi Smallhorne</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">Tue, 06/21/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="A poisoned dog arrives at the CLAW clinic in Durban Deep." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_21_16_solartheft.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="A poisoned dog arrives at the CLAW clinic in Durban Deep." />A large dog arrives at the International Fund for Animal Welfare partner Community Led Animal Welfare (CLAW) clinic in Durban Deep, a clinic which serves the desperately poor communities surrounding it. She&rsquo;s unresponsive, cold to the touch, and uttering heart-breaking wails, jerking involuntarily.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/claw-robbed-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats claw Durban Deep electricity johannesburg power solar panels stolen theft veterinary Tue, 21 Jun 2016 19:12:48 +0000 Mandi Smallhorne 107948 at http://www.ifaw.org EU Member States endorse Action Plan against Wildlife Trafficking http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/eu-member-states-endorse-action-plan-against-wildlife-trafficking <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/seals/staci-mclennan">Staci McLennan</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">Mon, 06/20/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="With an endorsement of the Action Plan form the EU, elephants stand to gain greater protections from wildlife trafficking." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_20_16_euvictory.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="With an endorsement of the Action Plan form the EU, elephants stand to gain greater protections from wildlife trafficking." />Today, the Member States of the European Union declared their support to a coordinated effort to tackle wildlife crime by endorsement in the Environment Council of the European Commission&rsquo;s <a href="http://ec.europa.eu/en</p> </a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/eu-member-states-endorse-action-plan-against-wildlife-trafficking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Wildlife trade Political advocacy Elephants action plan criminal elephants European Union Ivory law legislation policy Staci McLennan tusks wildlife trade Fri, 17 Jun 2016 15:50:50 +0000 Staci McLennan 107909 at http://www.ifaw.org Protecting saigas in Russia’s Stepnoy Sanctuary http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/protecting-saigas-russia%E2%80%99s-stepnoy-sanctuary <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/whales/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</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">Fri, 06/17/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157669336683602" title="Stepnoy Sanctuary "><img alt="Stepnoy Sanctuary " height="343" src="https://c7.staticflickr.com/8/7382/27626696942_f5a583628e_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p><em>This report comes courtesy of Vladimir Kalmykov, Director of the Stepnoy Sanctuary.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/protecting-saigas-russia%E2%80%99s-stepnoy-sanctuary" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Wolves babies baby cute poppy fields rare russia saiga antelope spring Stepnoy Sanctuary Slideshow Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:19:05 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 107898 at http://www.ifaw.org A Northern Dog and his ball chucker go viral http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/northern-dog-and-his-ball-chucker-go-viral <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">Thu, 06/16/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Buddy, a Northern Dog, is breaking the internet.</p> <p>Almost two years ago, he was given up by his owners in the northern communities of Canada as a young, rambunctious teenaged pup. Like many free roaming dogs, Buddy was following his nose, probably doing dog things like chasing cars and running with his friends &ndash; things that can quickly get a dog in trouble.&nbsp; Energetic, athletic and most likely too much for his owners, he was relinquished for rehoming.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/northern-dog-and-his-ball-chucker-go-viral" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Canada energetic happy dance Northern dog play puppy tennis ball Thu, 16 Jun 2016 20:30:09 +0000 Janice Hannah 107891 at http://www.ifaw.org Hundreds of cats, dogs treated in first month at new Playa del Carmen clinic http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/hundreds-cats-dogs-treated-first-month-new-playa-del-carmen-clinic <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">Wed, 06/15/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157669803730415" title="Cocos first month"><img alt="Cocos first month" height="343" src="https://c7.staticflickr.com/8/7224/27657568206_3cd8a1be5c_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/hundreds-cats-dogs-treated-first-month-new-playa-del-carmen-clinic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cat clinic dogs kitten Mexico neuter playa del carmen puppies puppy spay veterinary Slideshow Wed, 15 Jun 2016 18:09:46 +0000 Erika Flores 107874 at http://www.ifaw.org