http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/everything/rss.xml/48971/13 en Seizing wild elephants in Zimbabwe for a lifetime of captivity is simply wrong http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/seizing-wild-elephants-zimbabwe-lifetime-captivity-simply-wrong <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/2973">Azzedine Downes</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, 12/10/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="34 baby elephants were captured by the Zimbabwe government for export." class="caption" longdesc="34 baby elephants were captured by the Zimbabwe government for export." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/12_10_14_elle2.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 445px;" title="34 baby elephants were captured by the Zimbabwe government for export." />The Zimbabwe government&rsquo;s <strong>capture and export of allegedly 34 baby elephants</strong> not only poses grave threats to the very survival of those compromised individuals, but <strong>will cause </strong><strong>deleterious</strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/seizing-wild-elephants-zimbabwe-lifetime-captivity-simply-wrong" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Animal rescue Wildlife trade Elephants Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:40:37 +0000 Azzedine Downes 102344 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Baby rhino rescued from tiger attack in India http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/watch-baby-rhino-rescued-tiger-attack-india <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/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">Tue, 12/09/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/tooL1NapaFk" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>A 3 month-old baby rhino that was found critically injured near someone&rsquo;s home in Northeast India was rescued by IFAW Wildlife Rescue Center staff.</p> <p>The rhino calf <strong>had several tiger attack marks</strong> and was found critically injured lying in the backyard of a house adjacent to a rice paddy field.</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/tooL1NapaFk&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/tooL1NapaFk&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=tooL1NapaFk"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-tooL1NapaFk_1.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/european-union/news/watch-baby-rhino-rescued-tiger-attack-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Rhinos animal rescue Baby Rhino rhino Wildlife Rescue Center Video Tue, 09 Dec 2014 21:13:41 +0000 Subhamoy Bhattacharjee 102322 at http://www.ifaw.org Partner spotlight: West Virginia's P.U.R.R. helps a feral cat find his voice http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/partner-spotlight-west-virginias-purr-helps-feral-cat-find-his-voice <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/64946">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">Fri, 11/14/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="ERNs help feral cats like Lazarus. He received a new lease on life when his surgeon and his team revived him after dying on the operating table. Today he lives with a new loving family. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Lazarus-in-new-home_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 436px;" title="ERNs help feral cats like Lazarus. He received a new lease on life when his surgeon and his team revived him after dying on the operating table. Today he lives with a new loving family.</p /> </em></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/partner-spotlight-west-virginias-purr-helps-feral-cat-find-his-voice" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cats Emergency ERN feline feral network P.U.R.R.WV relief veterinary Mon, 10 Nov 2014 16:06:33 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 101930 at http://www.ifaw.org Spotlight Cape Town: Underdog Stompie Wins New Family’s Hearts http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/spotlight-cape-town-underdog-stompie-wins-new-family%E2%80%99s-hearts <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/about-us/cats-and-dogs/lisa-cant-haylett">Lisa Cant-Haylett</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, 11/10/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Thanks to the Mdzananda Animal Clinic, underdog Stompie becomes a champion, after recovering from an auto collision that removed her foot’s soft tissue. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Stompie_after_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 631px;" title="Thanks to the Mdzananda Animal Clinic, underdog Stompie becomes a champion, after recovering from an auto collision that removed her foot’s soft tissue.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/spotlight-cape-town-underdog-stompie-wins-new-family%E2%80%99s-hearts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Mdzananda Animal Clinic Mon, 03 Nov 2014 18:18:40 +0000 Lisa Cant-Haylett 101865 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: trapped young elephant rescued from tea garden in India http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/watch-trapped-young-elephant-rescued-tea-garden-india <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/64646">Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary</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, 11/04/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="A veterinarian treats the struggling juvenile elephant before the rescue team and others freed the animal by manually widening the tea garden ditch." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/treatment-of-the-marroned-elephan_webt.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 397px;" title="A veterinarian treats the struggling juvenile elephant before the rescue team and others freed the animal by manually widening the tea garden ditch." />Dr.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/watch-trapped-young-elephant-rescued-tea-garden-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Animal rescue Elephants calf CWRC ditch elephant farm India rescue tea WTI Mon, 03 Nov 2014 16:57:49 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 101863 at http://www.ifaw.org Le Jardin Extraordinaire TV show to feature Russian bear cub release http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/le-jardin-extraordinaire-tv-show-feature-russian-bear-cub-release <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/about-us/seals/sonja-van-tichelen">Sonja Van Tichelen</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, 10/27/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Seeing is believing! IFAW released Vassja and Yolka, two Russian bear cubs, providing powerful footage about the benefits of animal rescue and rehabilitation for Le Jardin Extraordinaire’s broadcast in November." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Bear_Release_2_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 267px;" title="Seeing is believing!</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/le-jardin-extraordinaire-tv-show-feature-russian-bear-cub-release" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Education Bears bear Belgium cubs Le Jardin Extraordinaire release russia television TV Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:53:40 +0000 Sonja Van Tichelen 101780 at http://www.ifaw.org