http://www.ifaw.org/australia/theme/everything/rss.xml/125/14 en IFAW helps animals in wake of Nepal earthquake http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/ifaw-helps-animals-wake-nepal-earthquake <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">Tue, 05/05/2015</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="169" title="IFAW helps animals in wake of Nepal earthquake" alt="IFAW helps animals in wake of Nepal earthquake" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Nepal_dog_300px.jpg?1430855122" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The devastation of the Nepal earthquake has killed thousands and shaken the world. Everyone wants to help. Aid organizations struggle to deliver supplies due to damaged roads and a lack of helicopters and heavy equipment. At the same time, animal rescue organizations like <strong><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)</a></strong> are doing their best to help the animals injured or orphaned from the disaster.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/ifaw-helps-animals-wake-nepal-earthquake" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats animal rescue cats cats and dogs companion animals Disaster Responce dogs domestic animals farm animals wild animals Tue, 05 May 2015 19:53:30 +0000 adintino 103934 at http://www.ifaw.org Animal rescue team assesses animal needs in Nepal http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/animal-rescue-team-assesses-animal-needs-nepal <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/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">Mon, 05/04/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/3Rc7rSLhKgE" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>The IFAW Animal Rescue Disaster Response Team arrived in Kathmandu, Nepal on Friday, May 1. From the air, the team could see the vast destruction on the outskirts of the popular tourist destination.</p> <p><strong>&nbsp;We were all thinking the same thing; we need to reach those areas. </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"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/3Rc7rSLhKgE&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/3Rc7rSLhKgE&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Rc7rSLhKgE"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-3Rc7rSLhKgE_1.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/animal-rescue-team-assesses-animal-needs-nepal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cats companion disaster dogs Earthquake Livestock Nepal Video Mon, 04 May 2015 17:17:14 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 103889 at http://www.ifaw.org Why taking care of animals in Nepal, or any disaster, matters http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/why-taking-care-animals-nepal-or-any-disaster-matters <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/wildlife-trade/azzedine-downes">Azzedine Downes</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">Sun, 05/03/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p dir="ltr" lang="en">Baby boy Sonit Awal was rescued 22 hours after <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/NepalEarthquake?src=hash" target="_blank">#NepalEarthquake</a> <a href="http://t.co/R7t3Xjepzc">http://t.co/R7t3Xjepzc</a> <a href="http://t.co/TNVGNEMbCu">pic.twitter.com/TNVGNEMbCu</a></p> <p> &mdash; BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) <a href="https://twitter.com/BBCWorld/status/593763503288283136">April 30, 2015</a></p></blockquote> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>The death toll is staggering.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/why-taking-care-animals-nepal-or-any-disaster-matters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cats companion animals disaster dogs Earthquake Katmandu Livestock Nepal yak Fri, 01 May 2015 21:11:43 +0000 Azzedine Downes 103874 at http://www.ifaw.org World of Animals Issue 21 http://www.ifaw.org/australia/resource-centre/world-animals-iss-3 <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">Fri, 05/01/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-woa-link"> <div class="field-label">World Of Animals Book Link:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/sites/default/files/publications/woa/woa21/woa_au/index.html" target="_blank">http://www.ifaw.org/sites/default/files/publications/woa/woa21/woa_au/index.html</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>World of Animals Issue 21</p> </div> Dogs & Cats Tigers Dogs & Cats Tigers cats dogs tigers World of Animals World of Animals Wed, 29 Apr 2015 16:12:58 +0000 rbartlett 103841 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Animal rescuers share experiences responding to Chile floods http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/watch-animal-rescuers-share-experiences-responding-chile-floods <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/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, 04/29/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/KQ9PMZ7KwY0" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>This month I joined IFAW&rsquo;s efforts to provide relief for thousands of animals stricken by the historic floods and mudslides in Northern Chile.</p> <p><strong>Tragically, many animals were caught by the flood and died.</strong></p> <p>But others are still with their families and they are for the most part able to feed them because dog and cat food is readily available at the moment.</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"><div id="media-youtube-2" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-2"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/KQ9PMZ7KwY0&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-2"> <param name="movie" 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disaster Video Wed, 29 Apr 2015 15:35:12 +0000 Erika Flores 103829 at http://www.ifaw.org Disaster relief team readies to assess and help animals in Nepal http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/disaster-relief-team-readies-assess-and-help-animals-nepal <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/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">Mon, 04/27/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="One local animal rescue organization, Mankind for Animals Nepal (MFA), has requested IFAW support for rescue, disaster management, relief, and communications to spread their messages on keeping animals healthy, safe and secure in light of the disaster.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/disaster-relief-team-readies-assess-and-help-animals-nepal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats buddist climb Earthquake Everest Kathmandu Lukla monks Nepal Tue, 28 Apr 2015 12:51:07 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 103794 at http://www.ifaw.org