http://www.ifaw.org/africa/theme/publications/rss.xml/124/14 en Dogs, cats rescued from Lebanon http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/dogs-cats-rescued-lebanon <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/africa/node/75961">Jennifer Gardner</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, 09/30/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157673371370791" title="Lebanon rescue"><img alt="Lebanon rescue" height="343" src="https://c2.staticflickr.com/9/8527/29399927393_38218d567c_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>Life in Lebanon isn&rsquo;t exactly easy at the moment.</p> <p>Inflicted with a political crisis, an economic crisis and a trash crisis, there are many important issues for its residents to work on.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/dogs-cats-rescued-lebanon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cats companion animal cute dogs friend furry kitten Lebanon pet puppy tail wag Slideshow Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:58:16 +0000 Jennifer Gardner 109234 at http://www.ifaw.org Around the world, rabies kills. We can stop it. http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/around-world-rabies-kills-we-can-stop-it <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/kate-nattrass-atema">Kate Nattrass Atema</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, 09/28/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157674504739765" title="Rabies Day"><img alt="Rabies Day" height="343" src="https://c3.staticflickr.com/9/8816/29359790914_2d04582824_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/around-world-rabies-kills-we-can-stop-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats Bali BAWA cat community dogs Indonesia sick treat vaccinate world rabies day Slideshow Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:24:10 +0000 Kate Nattrass Atema 109178 at http://www.ifaw.org World Rabies Day is a Reminder to Vaccinate Your Pets http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/world-rabies-day-reminder-vaccinate-your-pets <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">Wed, 09/28/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="225" title="World Rabies Day is a Reminder to Vaccinate Your Pets" alt="World Rabies Day is a Reminder to Vaccinate Your Pets" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/rabies-clinic-_300px.jpg?1475064771" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Today marks World Rabies Day and reminds us that this disease, so rare in many places, still kills thousands of people every year. The large majority of the human deaths are children, and occur mostly in Africa and Asia. Official statistics list some 60,000 cases per year. However, as rabies is a disease of marginalized people, many cases are unreported.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/world-rabies-day-reminder-vaccinate-your-pets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Education Dogs & Cats cats cats and dogs companion animals dogs rabies vaccinate world rabies day Wed, 28 Sep 2016 12:18:40 +0000 adintino 109158 at http://www.ifaw.org Youth are the future for Bali’s dogs http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/youth-are-future-balis-dogs <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">Thu, 09/15/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/Oe0knW_2N-4" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Moments after we climbed off of our scooters, the children started poking their heads out of gates and doorways lining the main street in the banjar of Abangan in Bali.</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/Oe0knW_2N-4?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/youth-are-future-balis-dogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats Bali children cute dog Education furry Indonesia kid puppies puppy street dog Video Thu, 15 Sep 2016 19:40:50 +0000 Res (Andreas) Krebs 108943 at http://www.ifaw.org UPDATE: Disaster team response to Louisiana floods http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/update-disaster-team-response-louisiana-floods <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">Tue, 09/13/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157672695899322" title="Louisiana floods update"><img alt="Louisiana floods update" height="343" src="https://c1.staticflickr.com/9/8216/29035598384_6c0eb6cd76_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/update-disaster-team-response-louisiana-floods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cats companion animal disaster dogs flood louisiana pets rain Slideshow Wed, 21 Sep 2016 12:23:24 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 109008 at http://www.ifaw.org Eyesight compromised, a sick dog named Ruffo struggles to survive in Playa http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/eyesight-compromised-sick-dog-named-ruffo-struggles-survive-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">Wed, 08/24/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/VVsVTNZ09vY" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Almost a year ago, September 7, 2015 to be exact, I was doing my monthly visit to one of the impoverished communities we assist in Playa del Carmen, where we provide veterinary services, and check up on past patients. A family asked if I could take a look at their dog because he was very sick.</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-html5-2" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/VVsVTNZ09vY?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/eyesight-compromised-sick-dog-named-ruffo-struggles-survive-playa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats adopt companion animal forever home love Mexico pet friend playa del carmen ruffo Video Wed, 24 Aug 2016 18:02:45 +0000 Erika Flores 108680 at http://www.ifaw.org