http://www.ifaw.org/canada/theme/publications/rss.xml/2/14 en Program Dharma: Stopping rabies, helping dogs http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/program-dharma-stopping-rabies-helping-dogs <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/kate-nattrass-atema">Kate Nattrass Atema</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">Jun 16 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/sU9mK_tREHY" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>When Pak Lung found six puppies, he knew he had to do something. The elderly woman who owned their mother did not want them and was getting ready to leave them &ndash; and their mother &ndash; on the street.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/program-dharma-stopping-rabies-helping-dogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats cats Community Animals companion animals dogs pets Tue, 27 Jun 2017 20:32:28 +0000 Kate Nattrass Atema 111799 at http://www.ifaw.org A vet from Mexico reflects as she helps treat dogs in Bosnia http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/vet-mexico-reflects-she-helps-treat-dogs-bosnia <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">Jun 9 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/xYIfrnkIWtk" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>In May I traveled to Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) to help conduct a series of veterinary trainings. These trainings are a small piece of IFAW&rsquo;s Humane Community Development (HCD) program, which helps communities create safer and healthier conditions for dogs in human communities. IFAW is collaborating with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to conduct HCD projects in six communities across BiH.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/vet-mexico-reflects-she-helps-treat-dogs-bosnia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats Jajce roaming dogs UNDP Fri, 09 Jun 2017 15:41:43 +0000 Erika Flores 111654 at http://www.ifaw.org Bear on track to find koalas http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/bear-track-find-koalas <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/whales/josey-sharrad">Josey Sharrad</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">May 22 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="In partnership with IFAW, the training team from Detection Dog for Conservation is able to give Bear a second chance…so he can give a second chance to koalas! " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_23_17_bear_dog.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="In partnership with IFAW, the training team from Detection Dog for Conservation is able to give Bear a second chance…so he can give a second chance to koalas! " /><em>Ellie Milano, Companion Animal Programme Officer, contributed to this report. &ndash;The eds.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/bear-track-find-koalas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats Australia detection dog koala rescue training wildfire Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:37:52 +0000 Josey Sharrad 112081 at http://www.ifaw.org CLAW patient endures amputation of smashed leg http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/claw-patient-endures-amputation-smashed-leg <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/dogs-cats/taren-welthagen">Taren Welthagen</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">May 2 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Titus, who was found near the clinic, had a severely injured back leg, which was quickly amputated." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_02_17_titus.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 511px;" title="Titus, who was found near the clinic, had a severely injured back leg, which was quickly amputated." />En route to the CLAW clinic one day, I received a call from Angela Voyiatzakis, one of our vet nurses, asking me to please be on the look-out for an injured dog in the vicinity of the clinic.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/claw-patient-endures-amputation-smashed-leg" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats Africa care clinic dog injured johannesburg puppy surgery veterinarian Tue, 02 May 2017 18:29:16 +0000 Taren Welthagen 111255 at http://www.ifaw.org CLAW clinic rescues 16 neglected greyhounds http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/claw-clinic-rescues <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/canada/about-us/dogs-cats/taren-welthagen">Taren Welthagen</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">Apr 26 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157683029748526" title="greyhound2"><img alt="greyhound2" height="343" src="https://c1.staticflickr.com/3/2892/34305528685_e2d9781999_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/claw-clinic-rescues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats Africa cruel dog races fast Greyhound starving Wed, 26 Apr 2017 16:05:15 +0000 Taren Welthagen 111186 at http://www.ifaw.org Northern Dogs enjoying their new doghouses http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/northern-dogs-enjoying-their-new-doghouses <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">Apr 11 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/iyHEdyHY0Es" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Sky was so excited when I visited her that she could not stop wiggling. She was one of the dogs I met on a recent visit up north. She was the proud owner of a shiny new dog house. And she was obviously thrilled with it.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/canada/news/northern-dogs-enjoying-their-new-doghouses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats build cold Cree doghouse first nation freeze snow winter Video Tue, 11 Apr 2017 18:20:14 +0000 Janice Hannah 111038 at http://www.ifaw.org