http://www.ifaw.org/australia/theme/everything/rss.xml/125/13 en Beijing Raptor Rescue Center celebrating 15 years http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/beijing-raptor-rescue-center-celebrating <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/elephants/grace-ge-gabriel">Grace Ge Gabriel</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, 02/11/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/6T0Uqps3hwE" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Since its establishment in 2001, IFAW&rsquo;s Beijing Raptor Rescue Center (BRRC), located on the campus of Beijing Normal University, has rescued 4,229 birds of prey from more than 30 species, including hawks, eagles, owls and vultures.</p> <p><strong>More than 55 percent of the birds are released back into the wild after rehabilitation.</strong></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/6T0Uqps3hwE?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/beijing-raptor-rescue-center-celebrating" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Raptors Beijing Raptor Rescue birds China eagle falcon owl raptor release rescue Video Wed, 10 Feb 2016 17:10:48 +0000 Grace Ge Gabriel 106659 at http://www.ifaw.org Finding a way to help Mary, a homeless dog http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/finding-way-help-mary-homeless-dog <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/cats-and-dogs/lisa-cant-haylett">Lisa Cant-Haylett</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, 02/10/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="Mary went from stray, broken puppy to a beloved member of a family." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/02_10_16_mary.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Mary went from stray, broken puppy to a beloved member of a family." />This story comes to us from Brian Bergman, Head Veterinarian at the Mdzananda Animal Clinic.--LCH</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/finding-way-help-mary-homeless-dog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue adopt Africa companion animals family heal Mdzananda Animal Clinic pets recover stray Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:29:09 +0000 Lisa Cant-Haylett 106655 at http://www.ifaw.org With drought still ravaging South Africa, at least CLAW’s got power! http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/drought-still-ravaging-south-africa-least-claw%E2%80%99s-got-power <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/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">Tue, 02/09/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="position: relative; padding-bottom: 61%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;"> <iframe frameborder="0" id="iframe" scrolling="no" src="//flickrit.com/slideshowholder.php?height=60&amp;size=big&amp;setId=72157664507127765&amp;click=true&amp;credit=1&amp;thumbnails=1&amp;transition=0&amp;layoutType=responsive&amp;sort=0" style="width:100%; height:100%; position: absolute; top:0; left:0;"></iframe></div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Rain in January brought some relief to a parched South Africa and many pictures were posted of farming folk dancing as the big drops came down.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/drought-still-ravaging-south-africa-least-claw%E2%80%99s-got-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Africa billery cats claw companion animals dogs drought johannesburg pet ticks Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:06:12 +0000 Mandi Smallhorne 106649 at http://www.ifaw.org Harry the koala caught under tree, succumbs to injuries http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/harry-koala-caught-under-tree-succumbs-injuries <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/node/89986">Rebekka Thompson-Jones</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, 02/05/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="Harry the koala, a Ballina koala whom we’ve known of for almost a year, most likely fell with the tree in a recent storm." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/02_05_16_koala.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Harry the koala, a Ballina koala whom we’ve known of for almost a year, most likely fell with the tree in a recent storm." />IFAW is proud to have partnered with Friends of the Koala to support them in their campaign to Save Ballina&rsquo;s Koalas at risk from the Section 10, Pacific Highway upgrade.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/harry-koala-caught-under-tree-succumbs-injuries" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Australia desperate Harry koala rescue stuck tree fall Fri, 05 Feb 2016 19:11:32 +0000 Rebekka Thompson-Jones 106627 at http://www.ifaw.org Victim of attack, clouded leopard returned to wild after surgery, recovery http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/victim-attack-clouded-leopard-returned-wild-after-surgery-recovery <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/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">Fri, 02/05/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The female sub-adult clouded leopard was found by villagers, who handed her over to the Forest Department at Merapani Range." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/02_05_16_clouded_leopard1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The female sub-adult clouded leopard was found by villagers, who handed her over to the Forest Department at Merapani Range." />Amidst beaming faces and clicking cameras, a sub-adult female clouded leopard that was rescued by villagers in Assam sprinted back to the forest after recovering from a surgery performed by IFAW- WTI </p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/victim-attack-clouded-leopard-returned-wild-after-surgery-recovery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Big Cats Big Cat clouded leopard healed India release rescue surgery wounded Fri, 05 Feb 2016 17:28:04 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 106620 at http://www.ifaw.org A fearful Bosnian dog’s transformation http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/fearful-bosnian-dog%E2%80%99s-transformation <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/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, 02/05/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="position: relative; padding-bottom: 61%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;"> <iframe frameborder="0" id="iframe" scrolling="no" src="//flickrit.com/slideshowholder.php?height=60&amp;size=big&amp;setId=72157664152986222&amp;click=true&amp;credit=1&amp;thumbnails=1&amp;transition=0&amp;layoutType=responsive&amp;sort=0" style="width:100%; height:100%; position: absolute; top:0; left:0;"></iframe></div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>I am humbled by the courage of the animals we rescue.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/fearful-bosnian-dog%E2%80%99s-transformation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats bosnia doghouses Germany Helmut move Nemo relocate Slideshow Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:58:46 +0000 Kati Loeffler 106623 at http://www.ifaw.org