http://www.ifaw.org/africa/theme/publications/rss.xml/124/14 en Mdzananda clinic patients touch vet’s heart http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/mdzananda-clinic-patients-touch-vet%E2%80%99s-heart <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/rosalind-spencer-stone">Rosalind Spencer Stone</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, 04/18/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong><img alt="The author with Mumbo, a pit bull whose owners could no longer handle him and requested euthanasia. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04_15_16_mumbo.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The author with Mumbo, a pit bull whose owners could no longer handle him and requested euthanasia. " /></strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/mdzananda-clinic-patients-touch-vet%E2%80%99s-heart" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Euthanasia Mdzananda Mumbo pit bull Fri, 15 Apr 2016 21:34:40 +0000 Rosalind Spencer Stone 107288 at http://www.ifaw.org Rescued Bosnian dog Caspar finds soulmate, gives back to his adoptive German community http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/rescued-bosnian-dog-caspar-finds-soulmate-gives-back-his-adoptive-german-community <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/kati-loeffler">Kati Loeffler</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, 04/15/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157666643710050" title="Caspar"><img alt="Caspar" height="343" src="https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1459/26422705216_aef103977a_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>The most endearing thing about Caspar is the way he grunt-snorfles like a piggie as he marks the neighborhood shrubbery.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/rescued-bosnian-dog-caspar-finds-soulmate-gives-back-his-adoptive-german-community" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats adopt bosnia Caspar forever home Germany rehome relocate shelter Fri, 15 Apr 2016 20:51:34 +0000 Kati Loeffler 107282 at http://www.ifaw.org Cleaning Chestnut’s living space, instead of casting judgment http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/cleaning-chestnut%E2%80%99s-living-space-instead-casting-judgment <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">Tue, 04/12/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="When Chestnut was discovered living in filthy conditions, the author and her friend withheld judgment and took action that taught the best lesson of them all." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04_12_16_chestnut.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="When Chestnut was discovered living in filthy conditions, the author and her friend withheld judgment and took action that taught the best lesson of them all." />Chestnut is a young dog found by my friend Kelly, who helps runs the <a href="https://www.facebook.com/The-Snoopi-Project-Riviera-Maya-807710772678086/?rc=p</p> </a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/cleaning-chestnut%E2%80%99s-living-space-instead-casting-judgment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Chestnut clean Coco's Clinic dog dog house Mexico playa del carmen trash Tue, 12 Apr 2016 13:31:04 +0000 Erika Flores 107230 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Abandoned kitten recovers under watchful eye of CLAW founder’s little dog http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/watch-abandoned-kitten-recovers-under-watchful-eye-claw-founder%E2%80%99s-little-dog <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">Thu, 04/07/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/iju9Pe4MzLU" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>They may not be as obvious &ndash; where dogs come to investigate, cats scarper &ndash; but cats are as much part of the work of Community Led Animal Welfare (CLAW) as dogs.</p> <p>Just like the dogs, cats benefit from vaccination, tick control and sterilisation &ndash; CLAW&rsquo;s Durban Deep clinic always has plenty of kittens for anyone wanting to adopt.</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/iju9Pe4MzLU?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/watch-abandoned-kitten-recovers-under-watchful-eye-claw-founder%E2%80%99s-little-dog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Africa Beewee cat Community Led Animal Welfare de-clawing feral kitten rescue Video Thu, 07 Apr 2016 16:32:47 +0000 Mandi Smallhorne 107188 at http://www.ifaw.org Mexico prevents rabies by vaccinating http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/mexico-prevents-rabies-vaccinating <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">Tue, 04/05/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157666235810170" title="Playa_Rabies_Clinic"><img alt="Playa_Rabies_Clinic" height="343" src="https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1449/25637101403_1a1fc8ba39_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare and our local partner, Coco&acute;s Animal Welfare, participated in the annual municipal rabies campaign in Playa del Carmen for the fourth year in a row.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/mexico-prevents-rabies-vaccinating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cats clinic Coco's companion animals dogs pets playa del carmen rabies Mon, 04 Apr 2016 21:44:55 +0000 Erika Flores 107159 at http://www.ifaw.org Northern dog puppy Molly beats the odds http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/northern-dog-puppy-molly-beats-odds <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">Tue, 03/29/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Molly before and after her treatment " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/03_29_16_molly.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Molly before and after her treatment ." /></p> <p>It&#39;s hard to imagine how cold -35&deg; C is until you&rsquo;re in it.&nbsp; With the wind chill it feels more like -45&deg; or -50&deg; C, and that is bone chilling.&nbsp; Any exposed skin prickles from the cold and your ears don&rsquo;t have a chance without a hat.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/northern-dog-puppy-molly-beats-odds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Canada cold dog freezing hungry Molly Northern Dogs Project puppies puppy Tue, 29 Mar 2016 13:27:01 +0000 Janice Hannah 107110 at http://www.ifaw.org