http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/everything/rss.xml/48971/13 en Five rhino calves rescued in one day from Assam floods http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/five-rhino-calves-rescued-one-day-assam-floods <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">Aug 14 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>As a second round of devastating floods hit Kaziranga National Park this weekend, the IFAW-WTI team at the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC) brought in five rhino calves ranging from a week to six months of age.&nbsp;</p> <p><img alt="rescuing a baby rhino from the floods in assam india" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/rhino-calves-assam-india-1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/five-rhino-calves-rescued-one-day-assam-floods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Rhinos animal rescue assam floods assam india CWRC flooding IFAW india floods rhinos Wildlife wildlife rescue WTI Tue, 15 Aug 2017 17:40:11 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 112277 at http://www.ifaw.org Two cheetah cubs rescued in the Horn of Africa http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/two-cheetah-cubs-rescued-horn-africa <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/gail-a%E2%80%99brunzo">Gail A’Brunzo</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">Aug 1 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Two cheetah cubs in Somaliland have been recently rescued from the illegal wildlife trade. Both cubs were voluntarily surrendered to Cheetah Conservation Fund (CCF)&rsquo;s local associates after extensive negotiations.</p> <p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and CCF have partnered together in the rescue of these cubs. The partnership is a part of our ongoing efforts to protect cheetahs and combat illegal wildlife trade around the world.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/two-cheetah-cubs-rescued-horn-africa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Wildlife trade Animal rescue Big Cats African wildlife cheetah conservation Horn of Africa somaliland wildlife rescue Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:24:35 +0000 Gail A’Brunzo 112296 at http://www.ifaw.org Searching for scat; Maya the koala sniffing dog http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/searching-scat-maya-koala-sniffing-dog <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/about-us/conservation/laure-boissat">Laure Boissat</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">Jul 21 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Maya, a border collie, was rescued from a dog shelter and is now fully trained at detecting koala scat." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/07_21_17_maya.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Maya, a border collie, was rescued from a dog shelter and is now fully trained at detecting koalas scat." />Detecting and protecting wildlife is not an easy task, especially for rare animals that are well hidden in the forest such as koalas.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/searching-scat-maya-koala-sniffing-dog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Australia dog koala scent smell train Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:51:39 +0000 Laure Boissat 112082 at http://www.ifaw.org Rhino calf rescued from Indian floods http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/rhino-calf-rescued-indian-floods <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">Jul 14 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Mobile Veterinary service staff carry the rhino calf up a hill after bringing it from the island to the river’s shore." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/07_14_17_rhino1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 535px;" title="Mobile Veterinary Service staff carry the rhino calf up a hill after bringing it from the island to the river’s shore." />The International Fund for Animal Welfare and Wildlife Trust of India (IFAW-WTI) admitted a male rhinoceros calf displaced by the monsoon floods in Kaziranga National Park to the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Cons</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/rhino-calf-rescued-indian-floods" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Rhinos Fri, 14 Jul 2017 20:08:17 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 112009 at http://www.ifaw.org Two elephant calves rescued from floods in India http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/two-elephant-calves-rescued-floods-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">Jul 6 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/Nameri%20Elephant%20care%2001.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="A year-old elephant calf found near Nameri National Park separated from his natal herd has been rescued and delivered to the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation for care." /></p> <p>An orphaned male elephant calf was rescued yesterday morning by frontline forest staff in Paleng, a village on the fringes of Nameri National Park in Assam&rsquo;s Sonitpur district.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/two-elephant-calves-rescued-floods-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Animal rescue Elephants dehydrated Kaziranga National Park Thu, 06 Jul 2017 19:40:02 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 111889 at http://www.ifaw.org Rehabbed orphans Chamilandu, Batoka have some wild elephant encounters http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/rehabbed-orphans-chamilandu-batoka-have-some-wild-elephant-encounters <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/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">Jun 12 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="In recent months the pair has been spending less time sleeping in the protective boma." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/Chamma%20and%20Batoka.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 454px;" title="In recent months the pair has been spending less time sleeping in the protective boma." /></p> <p>It has been an interesting week for elephants Chamilandu (11 years) and Batoka (nine years) as the two gear up for release.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/rehabbed-orphans-chamilandu-batoka-have-some-wild-elephant-encounters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Elephants Fri, 09 Jun 2017 19:06:25 +0000 Lisa Olivier 111657 at http://www.ifaw.org