http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/everything/rss.xml/2/14 en After disaster in Bosnia, guiding Jajce and Gradacac towards a dog management plan http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/after-disaster-bosnia-guiding-jajce-and-gradacac-towards-dog-management-plan <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/james-pirnay">James Pirnay</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, 07/11/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The group in Gradacac included representatives from the municipality, private and public veterinarians, teachers, pensions association, representatives of the disabled, and the media. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Gradacac%20group%20pic_web_1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 456px;" title="The group in Gradacac included representatives from the municipality, private and public veterinarians, teachers, pensions association, representatives of the disabled, and the media. " /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/after-disaster-bosnia-guiding-jajce-and-gradacac-towards-dog-management-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Education Dogs & Cats bosnia dogs Education Gradacac HCD Jajce UNDP Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:13:45 +0000 James Pirnay 100844 at http://www.ifaw.org Animal crisis in Ukraine: 900 starving dogs rescued so far http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/animal-crisis-ukraine <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/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">Wed, 07/09/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><object height="458" width="610"><param name="flashvars" value="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157645545749006%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157645545749006%2F&amp;set_id=72157645545749006&amp;jump_to=" /><param name="movie" value="https://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=143270" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed allowfullscreen="true" flashvars="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157645545749006%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_s</object></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/animal-crisis-ukraine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats animal shelter dogs Donetsk Kramatorsk Pif Shelter Ukraine Slideshow Wed, 09 Jul 2014 18:48:10 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 100800 at http://www.ifaw.org Vets from around Mexico gather in Cozumel, helping spay and neuter island dogs and cats http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/vets-around-mexico-gather-cozumel-helping-spay-and-neuter-island-dogs-and-cats <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/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">Mon, 06/23/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><object height="458" width="610"><param name="flashvars" value="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157645325788385%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157645325788385%2F&amp;set_id=72157645325788385&amp;jump_to=" /><param name="movie" value="https://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=143270" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed allowfullscreen="true" flashvars="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157645325788385%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_s</object></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/vets-around-mexico-gather-cozumel-helping-spay-and-neuter-island-dogs-and-cats" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats cats dogs Humane Society of Cozumel neuter spay Slideshow Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:01:49 +0000 Erika Flores 100618 at http://www.ifaw.org Enlightened Chinese public condemns dog meat consumption http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/enlightened-chinese-public-condemns-dog-meat-consumption <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/elephants/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">Thu, 06/19/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Animal welfare supporters rescued these Chinese dogs bound for slaughter. c. IFAW" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/dogmeatfestival_image_v2.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 456px;" title="Animal welfare supporters rescued these Chinese dogs bound for slaughter. c. IFAW" />It has become a tradition&mdash;not an ancient tradition, but an economic boost of sorts&mdash;for locals in southwest China&rsquo;s Yulin to celebrate the summer solstice by tasting sweet lychees, downing strong liquor, and feasting on dog meat.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/enlightened-chinese-public-condemns-dog-meat-consumption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Political advocacy Dogs & Cats change China Dog meat food government tradition Yulin Tue, 17 Jun 2014 15:15:09 +0000 Grace Ge Gabriel 100565 at http://www.ifaw.org A cat in a tree shows how community support is key to animal survival http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/cat-tree-shows-how-community-support-key-animal-survival <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, 06/17/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Officers Ismael Bernal and Efrén Jiménez rescued abandoned cat stranded in tree." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/2014-06-12-22-05-05_5_web3.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 468px;" title="Officers Ismael Bernal and Efrén Jiménez rescued abandoned cat stranded in tree." /></p> <p>Yesterday, my friend and neighbor Lola called me asking for help because someone dumped several kittens in a park near her house in Playa del Carmen, Mexico.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/cat-tree-shows-how-community-support-key-animal-survival" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats abandoned animal cats community Led Mexico Spanish tree welfare Mon, 16 Jun 2014 17:00:10 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 100562 at http://www.ifaw.org Photographer's visit to S. Africa's Durban Deep leaves troubling questions http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/photographers-visit-s-africas-durban-deep-leaves-troubling-questions <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/non-staff/julia-cumes">Julia Cumes</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, 06/11/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Children skip at one of Durban Deep Goldmine's old hostels on the outskirts of Johannesburg, South Africa. During the previous few weeks, all the power cables in the area were dug up and stolen, leaving the entire area without any power. Ironically, these kids are using the stolen cable casing as skipping ropes. During my few weeks here, this neighborhood was transformed into sort of post-apocalytpic wasteland. c.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/photographers-visit-s-africas-durban-deep-leaves-troubling-questions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats apartheid legacy claw Community Led Animal Welfare cora bailey Durban Deep goldmine South Africa Tue, 10 Jun 2014 14:51:22 +0000 Julia Cumes 100511 at http://www.ifaw.org