http://www.ifaw.org/australia/theme/everything/rss.xml/125/14 en First Ukraine crisis video update: Shelter Pif in Donetsk http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/first-ukraine-crisis-video-update-shelter-pif-donetsk <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">Thu, 02/26/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/xcg9go6a0dM" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>The war in Eastern Ukraine continues to dominate news headlines around the world for all the wrong reasons. Cease-fires are announced and then broken leaving an endless stream of tragic stories in their wake.&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>IFAW continues to support three different animal shelters that are caught in this deadly conflict by providing food, medicine and veterinary equipment needed to save thousands of dogs.</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/xcg9go6a0dM&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/xcg9go6a0dM&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=xcg9go6a0dM"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-xcg9go6a0dM_9.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/first-ukraine-crisis-video-update-shelter-pif-donetsk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats dogs shelter Ukraine war Video Wed, 25 Feb 2015 22:11:04 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 103061 at http://www.ifaw.org Spotlight Mexico: The dog and cat adoption Super Bowl http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/spotlight-mexico-dog-and-cat-adoption-super-bowl <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/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">Wed, 02/11/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Thank you to our rescuers. Their efforts made the difference for 21 animals." class="caption" longdesc="Thank you to our rescuers. Their efforts made the difference for 21 animals." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/02_11_15_adoption.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 405px;" title="Thank you to our rescuers. Their efforts made the difference for 21 animals." />I truly enjoy when I see that the community in which we are working is improving the way they deal with dog and cat issues.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/spotlight-mexico-dog-and-cat-adoption-super-bowl" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats adoption family home Mexico pets Wed, 11 Feb 2015 16:23:05 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 102900 at http://www.ifaw.org Partner spotlight: Coco’s Animal Welfare delivers a special day for kids in Mexico http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/partner-spotlight-coco%E2%80%99s-animal-welfare-delivers-special-day-kids-mexico <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/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">Wed, 02/11/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><div style="position: relative; padding-bottom: 61%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;"> <iframe frameborder="0" id="iframe" scrolling="no" src="http://flickrit.com/slideshowholder.php?height=60&amp;size=big&amp;setId=72157648445113003&amp;click=true&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>This 6<sup>th</sup> of January was such a perfect day, and I feel very fortunate to share this experience with you!</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/xaHTrhn-dSw&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" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/xaHTrhn-dSw&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=xaHTrhn-dSw"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-xaHTrhn-dSw_4.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/partner-spotlight-coco%E2%80%99s-animal-welfare-delivers-special-day-kids-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats gifts Mexico Playa wise men Video Fri, 13 Feb 2015 16:56:23 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 102939 at http://www.ifaw.org Malawi Floods – IFAW Relief Effort to Save Thousands of Stranded Animals http://www.ifaw.org/australia/node/102888 <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, 02/10/2015</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="225" title="Malawi Floods – IFAW Relief Effort to Save Thousands of Stranded Animals" alt="Malawi Floods – IFAW Relief Effort to Save Thousands of Stranded Animals" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Malawi_Flood_300px.jpg?1423586861" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>A relief effort to save thousands of farm and companion animals stranded by extreme flooding in cyclone ravaged Malawi, Southern Africa, begins in the worst hit region today.</p> <p>An <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare)</a> led Disaster Response Team of international and local vets and para vets, departed for Nsanje District today where urgent action is needed to save farm animals that survived the devastating flooding caused by Tropical Cyclone&rsquo;s Bansi and Chedza in the past month.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/node/102888" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats companion animals disaster farm animals floods IFAW Disaster Response Team Malawi Malawi Floods Tue, 10 Feb 2015 16:40:32 +0000 adintino 102888 at http://www.ifaw.org Building community, one dog house at a time http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/building-community-one-dog-house-time <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/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">Thu, 01/29/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Students at College Heights Secondary school pitch-in to make dog houses for IFAW’s Northern Dogs Project" class="caption" longdesc="Students at College Heights Secondary school pitch-in to make dog houses for IFAW’s Northern Dogs Project" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/01_29_15_plans.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="Students at College Heights Secondary school pitch-in to make dog houses for IFAW’s Northern Dogs Project" />One phone call can change so much, and it&rsquo;s usually my phone ringing that causes a domino effect on the Northern Dogs Project.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/building-community-one-dog-house-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats building doghouses habitat for humanity Northern Dogs students Slideshow Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:52:06 +0000 Janice Hannah 102789 at http://www.ifaw.org Humane Community Development pilot a success in Sagamok First Nation http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/humane-community-development-pilot-success-sagamok-first-nation <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/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">Mon, 01/26/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/Z5NtheRfVpA" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>I&rsquo;ve been working with Stanford Owl, the Sagamok First Nation&rsquo;s Animal Control Officer, for three years now. Stanford takes his job seriously from both a community health and safety perspective and from an animal welfare and planning perspective.</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-3" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-3"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/Z5NtheRfVpA&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-3"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/Z5NtheRfVpA&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=Z5NtheRfVpA"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-Z5NtheRfVpA.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/humane-community-development-pilot-success-sagamok-first-nation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats community building dogs pack stray Video Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:19:39 +0000 Janice Hannah 102759 at http://www.ifaw.org