http://www.ifaw.org/africa/theme/publications/rss.xml/124/14 en State vets help CLAW project sterilise 50 dogs http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/state-vets-help-claw-project-sterilise <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">Wed, 05/18/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157668441342666" title="CLAW Sterilise"><img alt="CLAW Sterilise" height="343" src="https://farm8.staticflickr.com/7706/26804043940_87596c7f53_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/state-vets-help-claw-project-sterilise" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Africa claw dogs neuter puppies spay veterinary volunteer Wed, 18 May 2016 12:50:56 +0000 Mandi Smallhorne 107600 at http://www.ifaw.org Responding to Ecuador’s earthquake http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/responding-ecuador%E2%80%99s-earthquake <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">Fri, 05/13/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="DAD veterinarians are working alongside Accion Animal Ecuador to start vaccination campaigns. PHOTO: © DAD/Lobo Marina" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_13_16_ecuador.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="DAD veterinarians are working alongside Accion Animal Ecuador to start vaccination campaigns. PHOTO: © DAD/Lobo Marina" /></p> <p>Quiet is the most frightening sound after a disaster.&nbsp;</p> <p>It means that rescue crews, victims&rsquo; loved ones, and officials have reluctantly moved from the phase of rescue to that of recovery.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/responding-ecuador%E2%80%99s-earthquake" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats destruction ecuador natural disaster resuce rubble South America Mon, 16 May 2016 16:41:18 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 107582 at http://www.ifaw.org Grand opening for Playa del Carmen animal clinic http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/grand-opening-playa-del-carmen-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/cats-and-dogs/joaquin-de-la-torre">Joaquin de la Torre</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, 05/10/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/JzfcEHUL-Q0" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>After more than a year of planning, designing, and collaborating with our local partner Coco&rsquo;s Animal Welfare, our dream clinic in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is finally open.</p> <p>Last Saturday we had our grand opening celebration with friends and supporters, and I can&rsquo;t express how excited and happy I am to see this dream become a reality.</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/JzfcEHUL-Q0?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/grand-opening-playa-del-carmen-animal-clinic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cats companion animals dogs Grand opening Mexico playa del carmen veterinarian Video Tue, 10 May 2016 20:22:15 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 107527 at http://www.ifaw.org In memoriam: Dr Saskia Karius http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/memoriam-dr-saskia-karius <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">Fri, 05/06/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="In memoriam: Dr Saskia Karius" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_06_16_saskia.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="In memoriam: Dr Saskia Karius" />You never forget where you were when you first heard bad news. I was taking a day off after a conference in Accra, Ghana, doing the tourist thing in sticky, punishing heat.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/africa/news/memoriam-dr-saskia-karius" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats accident sad Saskia Karius sudden death veterinarian Fri, 06 May 2016 21:18:27 +0000 Mandi Smallhorne 107509 at http://www.ifaw.org 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