http://www.ifaw.org/africa/theme/publications/rss.xml/124/13 en CLAW clinic rescues 16 neglected greyhounds http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/claw-clinic-rescues <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/taren-welthagen">Taren Welthagen</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 26 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157683029748526" title="greyhound2"><img alt="greyhound2" height="343" src="https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2892/34305528685_e2d9781999_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/claw-clinic-rescues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Africa cruel dog races fast Greyhound starving Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:01:28 +0000 Taren Welthagen 111184 at http://www.ifaw.org Cheetah cubs rescued from wildlife traffickers in Somaliland http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/cheetah-cubs-rescued-wildlife-traffickers-somaliland <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/gail-a%E2%80%99brunzo">Gail A’Brunzo</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 26 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157682954676316" title="Cheetah cub rescue"><img alt="Cheetah cub rescue" height="458" src="https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2835/33883594130_2e19f8f34a_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>Nine cheetah cubs and one sub-adult were confiscated from illegal wildlife traders by the Somaliland Ministry of Environment and Rural Development (MoERD) with assistance from the Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF).</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/cheetah-cubs-rescued-wildlife-traffickers-somaliland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Wildlife trade Big Cats cheetah IUCN pets Wed, 26 Apr 2017 15:51:19 +0000 Gail A’Brunzo 111182 at http://www.ifaw.org Meghan Halverson http://www.ifaw.org/africa/about-us/animal-rescue/meghan-halverson <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Wildlife carer </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Meghan has been a passionate koala crusader since beginning her work as a carer and volunteer at the Australia Zoo Wildlife Hospital in 2009.</p> <p>In 2011-2012 she co-produced an award-winning video &ldquo;Making Room for Koalas&rdquo; with her cousin at the Green Living Series and was an advocate for hosting a Koala Summit in Noosa which brought researchers, scientists, carers and community together to discuss the need for better conservation efforts to support the sustainability of the koala in Southeast Queensland.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-staff-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_staff_image" width="309" height="412" title="Meghan Halverson, Wildlife carer" alt="Meghan Halverson, Wildlife carer" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/meghan-halverson.jpg?1492789397" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Authored On:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Apr 21 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/about-us/animal-rescue/meghan-halverson" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Non-Staff Fri, 21 Apr 2017 15:30:59 +0000 jjohnson 111129 at http://www.ifaw.org Vietnam police rescue more than 100 pangolins http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/vietnam-police-rescue-more <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/wildlife-trade/jeffrey-flocken">Jeffrey Flocken</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 12 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/F6xPJYDKo7Q" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>News outlets around the world have reported that more than 100 pangolins were found and rescued after a dramatic car chase on a major highway in Vietnam. These animals were found tied up in bags with no access to food or water. And while five pangolins were lost, 113 managed to survive these harrowing conditions and are now being cared for by conservationist groups in Vietnam.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-1" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/F6xPJYDKo7Q?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/vietnam-police-rescue-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue CITES endangered listed meat pangolin scale traditional medicine wildlife trade Video Wed, 12 Apr 2017 18:23:11 +0000 Jeffrey Flocken 111050 at http://www.ifaw.org The grueling schedule of rehabilitating orphan bear cubs http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/grueling-schedule-rehabilitating-orphan-bear-cubs <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/about-us/whales/mila-danilova">Mila Danilova</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 7 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04_07_17_bear_schedule2.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The five bear cubs are all approximately 2.5 months old, and they are still considered to be “babies.”" />This report was filed by Polina Shershneva, IFAW Russia Communications &amp; Development Officer, after a visit to the Orphan Bears Rehabilitation Center.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/grueling-schedule-rehabilitating-orphan-bear-cubs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Bears baby bear Cub cute furry fuzzy mother orphan play russia Fri, 07 Apr 2017 19:15:58 +0000 Mila Danilova 110995 at http://www.ifaw.org Rehabilitated rhinos sighted in Indian forest range http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/rehabilitated-rhinos-sighted-indian-forest-range <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">Apr 5 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157680487450760" title="Rhino Sighting"><img alt="Rhino Sighting" height="343" src="https://c1.staticflickr.com/4/3956/33044574373_5552a9aa62_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>Nearly two years after going back to the wild, Sohola, the hand-raised adult male rhino that was released in the western forest range of Kaziranga National Park was sighted today near Gendamari forest camp.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/rehabilitated-rhinos-sighted-indian-forest-range" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Wildlife trade Rhinos Baghmari horn India orphan release rhino Sohola wild Wed, 05 Apr 2017 16:33:53 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 110970 at http://www.ifaw.org