http://www.ifaw.org/africa/theme/publications/rss.xml/124/13 en Treating animals at the Mdzananda Animal Clinic http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/treating-animals-mdzananda-animal-clinic <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/dr-nicolaas-kriek">Dr Nicolaas Kriek </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">Feb 17 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Dr Nicolaas Kriek is a veterinary at the Mdzananda Animal Clinic in Cape Town, South Africa." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/02_17_17_nickkriek.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 475px;" title="Dr Nicolaas Kriek is a veterinary at the Mdzananda Animal Clinic in Cape Town, South Africa." />Every morning when I arrive at the International Fund for Animal Welfare-supported clinic in South Africa, I do not know what to expect. I might be faced with a ward full of happy, healthy cats and dogs or a hospital filled with pets in the worst of moods.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/treating-animals-mdzananda-animal-clinic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cat dog heal injured kitten puppy South Africa surgery veterinary care Fri, 17 Feb 2017 16:18:28 +0000 Dr Nicolaas Kriek 110477 at http://www.ifaw.org Los Angeles animal advocates rally to support IFAW and Zimbabwe orphan elephant rescue http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/los-angeles-animal-advocates-rally-support-ifaw-and-zimbabwe-orphan-elephant-rescue <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Feb 14 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157676741867934" title="Poach Pears Not Animals Event"><img alt="Poach Pears Not Animals Event" height="400" src="https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/568/32780687901_dab6f347fe_h.jpg" width="640" /></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/los-angeles-animal-advocates-rally-support-ifaw-and-zimbabwe-orphan-elephant-rescue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Elephants conservation GLAM James Costa Tue, 14 Feb 2017 21:56:08 +0000 rbartlett 110438 at http://www.ifaw.org Elephant corridor in India finally free of human habitation http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/elephant-corridor-india-finally-free-human-habitation <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">Feb 10 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="A highly endangered Asian elephant tusker in Rajaji National Park, Uttarakhand State, India." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/02_08_17_corridor.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="A highly endangered Asian elephant tusker in Rajaji National Park, Uttarakhand State, India." />The International Fund for Animal Welfare&rsquo;s partner in South Asia, Wildlife Trust of India, is happy to announce that a task initiated in 2005 has yielded a conservation milestone to celebrate.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/elephant-corridor-india-finally-free-human-habitation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Elephants Africa conflict corridor elephant India Tue, 07 Feb 2017 22:37:49 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 110402 at http://www.ifaw.org Monitoring lions of Nairobi National Park with collars http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/monitoring-lions-nairobi-national-park-collars <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/elephants/steve-njumbi">Steve Njumbi</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">Feb 7 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The author hands over one of the satellite collars to KWS Director General Kitili Mbathi." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/02_07_17_lioncollaring.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The author hands over one of the satellite collars to KWS Director General Kitili Mbathi." />Almost a year ago, Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) rangers shot and killed Mohawk, one of only three mature male lions in Nairobi National Park, after he wandered outside park boundaries and found himself surrounded by a crowd of people.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/monitoring-lions-nairobi-national-park-collars" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Wildlife trade Big Cats Africa collar Cub lion lioness movement poaching pride rifle satellite tracking Tue, 07 Feb 2017 20:46:28 +0000 Steve Njumbi 110400 at http://www.ifaw.org Solving strandings from space http://www.ifaw.org/africa/node/110378 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/animal-rescue/katie-moore">Katie Moore</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">Feb 3 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Dolphins strand around the world, including right here on Cape Cod." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/02_03_17_nasa.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Dolphins strand around the world, including right here on Cape Cod." />Each year hundreds of whales, dolphins and porpoises (cetaceans) strand around the world, <a href="/node/110203" target="_blank">including right here on Cape Cod</a>, where my office is based at IFAW&rsquo;s International Operations Center. I am regularly asked, why does this happen?</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/node/110378" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Whales Animal rescue Dolphins Whales astronomical event beach ocean dolphin echolocation solar flare SONAR stranding whale Fri, 03 Feb 2017 15:43:07 +0000 Katie Moore 110378 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW-GAAP rescues horses in Chile Wildfires http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/ifaw-gaap-rescues-horses-chile-wildfires <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/shannon-walajtys">Shannon Walajtys</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">Feb 3 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157679819968516" title="Chile Fire"><img alt="Chile Fire" height="343" src="https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/684/32690353025_643f71145f_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p><em>IFAW and Global Alliance for Animals and People (GAAP) is on the ground in Chile, rescuing injured animals from the wildfires.&nbsp; The team sends updates on how rescue efforts are going after the last animal is tucked in for the night.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/ifaw-gaap-rescues-horses-chile-wildfires" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue chile farm animal fire horse Livestock rescue South America Fri, 03 Feb 2017 22:39:21 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 110386 at http://www.ifaw.org