http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/everything/rss.xml/2/14 en Renting autos to travel wilds of Canada no longer an option http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/renting-autos-travel-wilds-canada-no-longer-option <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/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">Tue, 07/21/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="When helping animals in these remote communities, having an automobile helps to be flexible." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/07_21_15_renting_northern.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 405px;" title="When helping animals in these remote communities, having an automobile helps to be flexible." />Over the years, IFAW&rsquo;s Northern Dogs Project has travelled to and from remote northern communities in Canada multiple times each year.&nbsp; Summer, fall, winter or spring, the Northern Dogs team has made its way to help communities carry out their dog manag</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/renting-autos-travel-wilds-canada-no-longer-option" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats Apple Canada dogs north nothern dogs renting vet care Tue, 21 Jul 2015 19:32:25 +0000 Janice Hannah 104767 at http://www.ifaw.org Tiertafel volunteers bring food, meds to deaf man with blind dog http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/tiertafel-volunteers-bring-food-meds-deaf-man-blind-dog <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/cats-and-dogs/alexa-kessler">Alexa Kessler</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, 07/17/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe frameborder="0" height="343" scrolling="no" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/e3jkEVjdV_w" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Mr. Zickelbein, 77, lives in an apartment in central Berlin with his poodle Rudi.</p> <p>Zickelbein is deaf from birth; Rudi is blind.</p> <p>A journey across the city to the Tiertafel facility, which assists people in need with their pet care, is not easy for the two, so every couple weeks Tiertafel volunteers bring Zickelbein Rudi&rsquo;s food and medicine prescribed by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) vet in vans donated by IFAW.</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/e3jkEVjdV_w&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/e3jkEVjdV_w&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=e3jkEVjdV_w"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-e3jkEVjdV_w_6.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/canada/news/tiertafel-volunteers-bring-food-meds-deaf-man-blind-dog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats Video Fri, 17 Jul 2015 16:48:15 +0000 Alexa Kessler 104735 at http://www.ifaw.org A special visit to the dog park (EspaƱol abajo) http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/special-visit-dog-park-espa%C3%B1ol-abajo <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/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">Tue, 07/14/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/1hLqBOZdiac" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Without a doubt one of the most gratifying things from my work is to know that by sharing our work, knowledge and skills we help more animals. Recently we were contacted by the Director of the Municipal Animal Welfare Center (CEBIAM) in Playa de Carmen, Mexico, because they wanted to do an adoption event as an extra effort to find loving homes for the dogs they have at their facilities.</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/1hLqBOZdiac&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/1hLqBOZdiac&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=1hLqBOZdiac"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-1hLqBOZdiac_0.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/canada/news/special-visit-dog-park-espa%C3%B1ol-abajo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats adopt cat coco dog Mexico Playa del Carman rescue veterinary Video Mon, 13 Jul 2015 18:26:01 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 104678 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Learn about socializing, exercising your dog http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/watch-learn-about-socializing-exercising-your-dog <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/cats-and-dogs/corrie-rabbe">Corrie Rabbe</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, 07/10/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/K32uQnX-8Vk" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>One of the reasons why dogs and humans get along so well is that we are all social animals. Back when dogs were wolves they would grow up in packs and interact with each other from a young age. Our modern dogs are still very much social beings, but all too often in our busy lives we don&rsquo;t give dogs the time to meet and greet each other.</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/K32uQnX-8Vk&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/K32uQnX-8Vk&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=K32uQnX-8Vk"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-K32uQnX-8Vk.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/canada/news/watch-learn-about-socializing-exercising-your-dog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Education Dogs & Cats dogs Education exercising socializing training Video Fri, 10 Jul 2015 18:04:29 +0000 Corrie Rabbe 104669 at http://www.ifaw.org UPDATE: Meeting dogs saved in Cyprus after national financial crisis http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/update-meeting-dogs-saved-cyprus-after-national-financial-crisis <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/cats-and-dogs/vanessa-amoroso">Vanessa Nice-Amoroso</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, 06/18/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The author met this gentle, loving Labrador who had been left tied to a fence, five weeks pregnant, before coming to the shelter." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_16_15_paphos1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="The author met this gentle, loving Labrador who had been left tied to a fence, five weeks pregnant, before coming to the shelter." />What makes the perfect Mediterranean holiday?</p> <p>Sun, sea and, of course, puppies.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/update-meeting-dogs-saved-cyprus-after-national-financial-crisis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cute Cyprus dog food PAWS playful puppy shelter Tue, 16 Jun 2015 16:45:12 +0000 Vanessa Nice-Amoroso 104301 at http://www.ifaw.org South African politician comes to rescue of injured dog http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/south-african-politician-comes-rescue-injured-dog <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/cats-and-dogs/marcelle-van-zyl">Marcelle du Plessis</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, 06/17/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Ronney, pictured here with guardians Abongile and Mlungisi Mnqasela, was picked up by Premier Helen Zille while campaigning and brought to Mdzananda for treatment." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_16_15_politician.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 759px;" title="Ronney, pictured here with guardians Abongile and Mlungisi Mnqasela, was picked up by Premier Helen Zille while campaigning and brought to Mdzananda for treatment." />Politicians are usually on parade, pressing the flesh and persuading the punters that they really, really want your vote.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/south-african-politician-comes-rescue-injured-dog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats dog injured Mdzananda Politician shelter South Africa treatment Tue, 16 Jun 2015 16:57:37 +0000 Marcelle du Plessis 104302 at http://www.ifaw.org