http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/publications/rss.xml/2/13 en Two orphan elephants rescued in two parks in Zambia http://www.ifaw.org/canada/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="/canada/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/canada/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/canada/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="/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">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/canada/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 18:05:48 +0000 Erika Flores 108682 at http://www.ifaw.org Beijing rescue center releases 8 common kestrels after rehabilitation http://www.ifaw.org/canada/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="/canada/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/canada/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/canada/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="/canada/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/canada/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 19:10:48 +0000 Subhamoy Bhattacharjee 108651 at http://www.ifaw.org How and why unsupervised help for stranded animals can do more harm than good http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/how-and-why-unsupervised-help-stranded-animals-can-do-more-harm-good <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/animal-rescue/kristen-patchett">Kristen Patchett</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><img alt="Our Marine Mammal Rescue and Research team has responded to many stranded dolphins in 2016 and earlier in the year passed the 4,000 response milestone." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/08_19_16_beacheddolphins.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Our Marine Mammal Rescue and Research team has responded to many stranded dolphins in 2016 and earlier in the year passed the 4,000 response milestone." />As tourists and residents here on Cape Cod celebrate the last few weeks of prime beach days, the International Fund for Animal Welfare wants to rem</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/how-and-why-unsupervised-help-stranded-animals-can-do-more-harm-good" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dolphins beach Cape Cod dolphin FAQ mammals ocean safety sick stranding unexplained Fri, 19 Aug 2016 20:49:49 +0000 Kristen Patchett 108654 at http://www.ifaw.org Seal doc Huntwatch premieres on television on Discovery Channel next month http://www.ifaw.org/canada/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="/canada/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/canada/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