http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/publications/rss.xml/2/13 en Animals from St John reunited with owners after months of separation http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/animals-st-john-reunited-owners-after-months-separation <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/jennifer-gardner">Jennifer Gardner</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">Oct 16 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/gzzlJeVzmbs" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Happy tears streamed down Elsa Angel&rsquo;s face as she opened the crate and hugged her dog. They had been separated for over three months. Elsa was unable to return to her home on St. John after Hurricanes Irma and Maria ravaged the island. It was a beautiful moment to watch, and I was proud to have been part of it.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/animals-st-john-reunited-owners-after-months-separation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dogs & Cats hurricane irma hurricane maria IFAW Nashua St. Johns USVI Virgin Islands Video Mon, 16 Oct 2017 19:51:13 +0000 Jennifer Gardner 112745 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW donors visit Bejing Raptor Rescue Center http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/ifaw-donors-visit-bejing-raptor-rescue-center <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/conservation/laurie-wilson">Laurie Wilson</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">Oct 11 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Adrien and Gary Amadeo and BRRC staff. " src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/raptor_release_bbrc.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Adrien and Gary Amadeo and BRRC staff. " /></p> <p>IFAW supporters Adrien &amp; Gary Amadeo were traveling to China for humanitarian reasons &ndash; their own project to help children in impoverished rural schools.&nbsp; They decided to include their love of animals on their trip as well with a visit to IFAW&#39;s Bejing Raptor Rescue Center (BRRC).</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/ifaw-donors-visit-bejing-raptor-rescue-center" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Raptors Beijing Raptor Rescue Center BRRC China IFAW raptor rescue Wed, 11 Oct 2017 18:46:17 +0000 Laurie Wilson 112723 at http://www.ifaw.org Supporter-named orphan bears return to Russian wild http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/supporter-named-orphan-bears-return-russian-wild <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/whales/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</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">Oct 6 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>This year, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) plans to release 12 cubs&nbsp;in 4 regions - Pskov, Tver, Kirov region and the Komi Republic. Our supporters had the opportunity to name a few of these cubs, and here are some of their stories.&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/supporter-named-orphan-bears-return-russian-wild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Bears bears IFAW Orphan Bear Rescue Center pippa poe russia tadeo Video Fri, 06 Oct 2017 17:15:05 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 112712 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW Disaster Response: Redeploying to the US Virgin Islands http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/ifaw-disaster-response-redeploying-us-virgin-islands <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/seals/res-andreas-krebs">Res (Andreas) Krebs</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">Oct 2 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/JS7mpQzmX8k" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>IFAW Disaster Response teams have re-deployed to the US Virgin Islands of St. John and St. Thomas, and are working to reunite lost animals with their owners who were forced to evacuate.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/ifaw-disaster-response-redeploying-us-virgin-islands" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dogs & Cats disaster response duck rescue hurricane irma hurricane maria USVI Mon, 02 Oct 2017 19:12:35 +0000 Res (Andreas) Krebs 112675 at http://www.ifaw.org Volunteering with orphaned elephants in Zambia http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/volunteering-orphaned-elephants-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/lisa-olivier">Lisa Olivier</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">Sep 28 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The author, Lina Schaefer with orphaned elephants in Zambia. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/EOP_IFAW.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="The author, Lina Schaefer with orphaned elephants in Zambia. " /></p> <p><em>The following blog was submitted by Kafue Release Facility research volunteer Lina Schaefer. - LO</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/volunteering-orphaned-elephants-zambia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Elephants elephant elephant orphanage elephant rescue Kafue Release Facility Lilayi Elephant Nursery lusaka Zambia Thu, 28 Sep 2017 19:44:23 +0000 Lisa Olivier 112644 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW Disaster Response: earthquake in Mexico http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/ifaw-disaster-response-earthquake-mexico <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">Sep 25 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>As soon as we had heard of the terrible earthquake in Mexico City, our team in Playa del Carmen knew we had to respond. Together with our partner Coco&rsquo;s Animal Welfare, we assembled a team of veterinarians to rescue and treat animals injured in the quake.</p> <h1> <strong>Arrival </strong></h1> <p><strong><img alt="IFAW responds in the aftermath of earthquake in Mexico" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/mexico_earthquake_1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" /></strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/ifaw-disaster-response-earthquake-mexico" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dogs & Cats aeromexico cocos animal welfare disaster response Earthquake IFAW Mexico mexico city playa del carmen state of morelos Video Mon, 25 Sep 2017 17:43:08 +0000 Erika Flores 112623 at http://www.ifaw.org