http://www.ifaw.org/australia/theme/publications/rss.xml/125/13 en Two orphan elephants rescued in two parks in Zambia http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/two-orphan-elephants-rescued-two-parks-zambia <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/elephants/rachael-murton">Rachael Murton </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><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157671946238631" title="EOP"><img alt="EOP" height="343" src="https://c4.staticflickr.com/9/8372/28584220323_cdd639bddd_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>This weekend, staff from the International Fund for Animal Welfare partner GRI-Elephant Orphanage Project (EOP) responded to two elephants, orphaned and in distress.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/two-orphan-elephants-rescued-two-parks-zambia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Elephants Africa baby cute elephant Ivory orphanage rescue saved tusk Zambia Slideshow Wed, 24 Aug 2016 16:44:58 +0000 Rachael Murton 108679 at http://www.ifaw.org Eyesight compromised, a sick dog named Ruffo struggles to survive in Playa http://www.ifaw.org/australia/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="/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, 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-html5-1" 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/australia/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 18:04:29 +0000 Erika Flores 108681 at http://www.ifaw.org First day on the job and the Environment Minister secretly signed the death warrant for Ballina’s 200 koalas http://www.ifaw.org/australia/node/108694 <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, 08/23/2016</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="800" height="532" alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/koala%20on%20a%20floppy%20fence_0.jpg?1472099337" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare) together with Save Ballina&rsquo;s Koalas and Friends of the Koala are disappointed that the Environment Minister, Josh Frydenberg has given the green light to the controversial NSW Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) Section 10 of the Pacific Highway Upgrade on the day of being sworn in.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/node/108694" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Ballina 200 koala koalas koalas facing extinction Pacific Highway upgrade Thu, 25 Aug 2016 04:30:42 +0000 rthompson@ifaw.org 108694 at http://www.ifaw.org Beijing rescue center releases 8 common kestrels after rehabilitation http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/beijing-rescue-center-releases <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/conservation/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">Mon, 08/22/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Five rescuers and their families joined in the release of eight common kestrels in Beijing today." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/08_22_16_kestrel1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Five rescuers and their families joined in the release of eight common kestrels in Beijing today." />The Beijing Raptor Rescue Center (BRRC) released eight common kestrels at the Ming Tombs in the Changping District of Beijing today. Five rescuers and their families joined in the release.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/beijing-rescue-center-releases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Raptors Beijing China common kestrels flight fly free healthy release rescued Mon, 22 Aug 2016 19:17:58 +0000 Grace Ge Gabriel 108666 at http://www.ifaw.org Orphan rhino update: Indian schoolchildren donate lunch funds for milk formula http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/orphan-rhino-update-indian-schoolchildren-donate-lunch-funds-milk-formula <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/elephants/subhamoy-bhattacharjee">Subhamoy Bhattacharjee</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, 08/19/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157672674841285" title="Assam School"><img alt="Assam School" height="343" src="https://c1.staticflickr.com/8/7639/28805791800_417eea94b4_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>In one of the most touching displays of support for flood-affected wildlife, students of a remote school in Golaghat, Assam, decided to put their lunch money towards a worthy cause.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/orphan-rhino-update-indian-schoolchildren-donate-lunch-funds-milk-formula" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Rhinos cute disaster floods India monsoon rain rainy season rescue weather WTI Fri, 19 Aug 2016 19:09:15 +0000 Subhamoy Bhattacharjee 108650 at http://www.ifaw.org Seal doc Huntwatch premieres on television on Discovery Channel next month http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/seal-doc-huntwatch-premieres-television-discovery-channel-next-month <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/political-advocacy/erica-martin">Erica Martin</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, 08/17/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/08_17_16_huntwatchdiscovery.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 606px;" /></p> <p>This year the Discovery Channel began airing a series of trailblazing&nbsp;documentaries on humanity&rsquo;s impact on the environment and what we can do to solve related global problems via the Discovery Impact banner. I couldn&rsquo;t think of a more fitting home for IFAW&rsquo;s flagship feature documentary, <em>Huntwatch,</em> to make its global television premiere. &nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/seal-doc-huntwatch-premieres-television-discovery-channel-next-month" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Seals Animal rescue Wildlife trade Political advocacy Seals bloody cruel cute defenseless film HuntWatch movie seals Wed, 17 Aug 2016 14:30:14 +0000 Erica Martin 108617 at http://www.ifaw.org