http://www.ifaw.org/australia/theme/publications/rss.xml/125/13 en Animojis run wild to protect animals around the world http://www.ifaw.org/australia/node/112304 <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">Aug 17 2017</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="167" title="Animojis run wild to protect animals around the world" alt="Animojis run wild to protect animals around the world" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Animojis-Graphic_300px_0.jpg?1502976373" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><div> <p><strong><em>International Fund for Animal Welfare teams with Bare Tree Media to release emojis to engage audiences in animal rescue and conservation </em></strong></p> </div> <p>Mobile technology and conservation join forces to save animals in a new partnership. <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare)</a> and Bare Tree Media have teamed up to educate the public on animal rescue and wildlife conservation issues through mobile messaging conversations and photo sharing.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/node/112304" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Elephants Animal rescue Seals Rhinos Seals Whales Animoji stickers elephant Emojis giraffe harp seal pangolin rhino whale Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:07:22 +0000 adintino 112304 at http://www.ifaw.org Five rhino calves rescued in one day from Assam floods http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/five-rhino-calves-rescued-one-day-assam-floods <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">Aug 14 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>As a second round of devastating floods hit Kaziranga National Park this weekend, the IFAW-WTI team at the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC) brought in five rhino calves ranging from a week to six months of age.&nbsp;</p> <p><img alt="rescuing a baby rhino from the floods in assam india" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/rhino-calves-assam-india-1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/five-rhino-calves-rescued-one-day-assam-floods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Rhinos animal rescue assam floods assam india CWRC flooding IFAW india floods rhinos Wildlife wildlife rescue WTI Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:39:57 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 112271 at http://www.ifaw.org Life is good for rescued rhino calves at CWRC http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/life-good-rescued-rhino-calves-cwrc <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">Aug 2 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/rhinoblog1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/life-good-rescued-rhino-calves-cwrc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Animal rescue Rhinos Tue, 01 Aug 2017 18:51:55 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 112140 at http://www.ifaw.org Two cheetah cubs rescued in the Horn of Africa http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/two-cheetah-cubs-rescued-horn-africa <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/gail-a%E2%80%99brunzo">Gail A’Brunzo</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">Aug 1 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Two cheetah cubs in Somaliland have been recently rescued from the illegal wildlife trade. Both cubs were voluntarily surrendered to Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF)&rsquo;s local associates after extensive negotiations.</p> <p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and CCF have partnered together in the rescue of these cubs. The partnership is a part of our ongoing efforts to protect cheetahs and combat illegal wildlife trade around the world.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/two-cheetah-cubs-rescued-horn-africa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Animal rescue Big Cats African wildlife cheetah conservation Horn of Africa somaliland wildlife rescue Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:20:39 +0000 Gail A’Brunzo 112292 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW's work around the globe on International Tiger Day http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/ifaws-work-around-globe-international-tiger-day <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/gail-a%E2%80%99brunzo">Gail A’Brunzo</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">Jul 29 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/U1pfGqHJPlQ" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Tiger populations around the world face a number of increasing challenges in the struggle for their place in the wild. Human encroachment into habitat. Poaching. Hunting. Private ownership.</p> <p>These are a few of the mounting obstacles threatening tigers, both wild and captive.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/ifaws-work-around-globe-international-tiger-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Animal rescue Tigers Tigers amur animal rescue international tiger day rescue tigers Video Thu, 27 Jul 2017 18:12:40 +0000 Gail A’Brunzo 112122 at http://www.ifaw.org Searching for scat; Maya the koala sniffing dog http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/searching-scat-maya-koala-sniffing-dog <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/australia/about-us/conservation/laure-boissat">Laure Boissat</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">Jul 21 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Maya, a border collie, was rescued from a dog shelter and is now fully trained at detecting koalas scat." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/07_21_17_maya.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Maya, a border collie, was rescued from a dog shelter and is now fully trained at detecting koalas scat." />Detecting and protecting wildlife is not an easy task, especially for rare animals that are well hidden in the forest such as koalas.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/australia/news/searching-scat-maya-koala-sniffing-dog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Australia dog koala scent smell train Fri, 21 Jul 2017 17:06:27 +0000 Laure Boissat 112084 at http://www.ifaw.org