Dream under Construction

Tue, 08/25/2015

Can you imagine a heavenly place with beautiful sandy beaches and sun? Can you imagine spending some good vacations or even living there? A lot of people dream about this and others turn their dreams into reality, because that place exists and is called Playa del Carmen, Mexico!

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Dream under Construction

Tue, 08/25/2015

Can you imagine a heavenly place with beautiful sandy beaches and sun? Can you imagine spending some good vacations or even living there? A lot of people dream about this and others turn their dreams into reality, because that place exists and is called Playa del Carmen, Mexico!

See video

Dream under Construction

Tue, 08/25/2015

Can you imagine a heavenly place with beautiful sandy beaches and sun? Can you imagine spending some good vacations or even living there? A lot of people dream about this and others turn their dreams into reality, because that place exists and is called Playa del Carmen, Mexico!

See video

Dream under Construction

Tue, 08/25/2015

Can you imagine a heavenly place with beautiful sandy beaches and sun? Can you imagine spending some good vacations or even living there? A lot of people dream about this and others turn their dreams into reality, because that place exists and is called Playa del Carmen, Mexico!

See video

Rescuing animals after Katrina: Who were the real heroes?

Wed, 08/26/2015
IFAW rescues pets by boat following Katrina disaster.

IFAW rescues pets by boat following Katrina disaster.

Ten years ago I was leading IFAW’s Animal Rescue efforts when Hurricane Katrina made landfall.

Published findings confirm: Stranded dolphins, if healthy, need not be euthanized

Tue, 08/25/2015
Now the door is open for those healthy dolphins to be reintegrated to the wild t

I remember, several times, drawing up the euthanasia solution that would humanely and peacefully end the life of the dolphin in front of me.

Euthanasia is not an act that is taken lightly, nor one any of us animal rescue professionals wish to undertake.  However, sometimes it is the most compassionate thing we can do. 

Rescued bear cubs taking next steps on their way to release

Mon, 08/24/2015
It is estimated that several hundred brown bears are orphaned in Russia each yea

I recently had the opportunity to visit IFAW’s Orphan Bear Rescue Centre (OBRC) in Russia with UK media to highlight the great work of the project which rescues and successfully rehabilitates around 12 orphaned brown bears each year.

Hondenhokken tegen de winter in Mdzananda

Tue, 08/18/2015
We hadden deze maand maar één doel: hokken bouwen om verkleumde huisdieren besch

 

 

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Rettungseinsatz für Tiere in Myanmar nach schweren Überschwemmungen

Mon, 08/17/2015
Hunde in Myanmar. Foto mit freundlicher Genehmigung von Kjetil Hasselgå

Hunde in Myanmar. Foto mit freundlicher Genehmigung von Kjetil HasselgåGanz Asien verzeichnet derzeit überdurchschnittlich starke Monsunregenfälle. Hunderte Menschen sind durch die Überschwemmungen ums Leben gekommen.

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IFAW leads team to rescue entangled whale in Iceland

Thu, 08/20/2015

Weeks ago, Reykjavík whale watching companies had sighted a badly entangled humpback during their daily tours in Faxaflói Bay, the most popular whale watching destination in Europe.

Crews and passengers were worried for the injured and struggling animal’s survival.

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