http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/everything/rss.xml/48971/14 en Malawi Floods – IFAW Relief Effort to Save Thousands of Stranded Animals http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/node/102888 <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tue, 02/10/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="225" title="Malawi Floods – IFAW Relief Effort to Save Thousands of Stranded Animals" alt="Malawi Floods – IFAW Relief Effort to Save Thousands of Stranded Animals" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Malawi_Flood_300px.jpg?1423586861" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>A relief effort to save thousands of farm and companion animals stranded by extreme flooding in cyclone ravaged Malawi, Southern Africa, begins in the worst hit region today.</p> <p>An <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare)</a> led Disaster Response Team of international and local vets and para vets, departed for Nsanje District today where urgent action is needed to save farm animals that survived the devastating flooding caused by Tropical Cyclone&rsquo;s Bansi and Chedza in the past month.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/node/102888" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats companion animals disaster farm animals floods IFAW Disaster Response Team Malawi Malawi Floods Tue, 10 Feb 2015 16:40:32 +0000 adintino 102888 at http://www.ifaw.org Building community, one dog house at a time http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/building-community-one-dog-house-time <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/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">Thu, 01/29/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Students at College Heights Secondary school pitch-in to make dog houses for IFAW’s Northern Dogs Project" class="caption" longdesc="Students at College Heights Secondary school pitch-in to make dog houses for IFAW’s Northern Dogs Project" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/01_29_15_plans.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="Students at College Heights Secondary school pitch-in to make dog houses for IFAW’s Northern Dogs Project" />One phone call can change so much, and it&rsquo;s usually my phone ringing that causes a domino effect on the Northern Dogs Project.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/building-community-one-dog-house-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats building doghouses habitat for humanity Northern Dogs students Slideshow Thu, 29 Jan 2015 17:52:06 +0000 Janice Hannah 102789 at http://www.ifaw.org Why access to veterinary support should not be taken for granted http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/why-access-veterinary-support-should-not-be-taken-granted <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, 01/26/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Bella is recovering from injuries sustained when someone doused her in boiling liquid, either water or oil. PHOTO © Lisa Cant-Haylett" class="caption" longdesc="Bella is recovering from injuries sustained when someone doused her in boiling liquid, either water or oil. PHOTO © Lisa Cant-Haylett" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/01_26_01_bella.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 457px;" title="Bella is recovering from injuries sustained when someone doused her in boiling liquid, either water or oil. PHOTO © Lisa Cant-Haylett" /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/why-access-veterinary-support-should-not-be-taken-granted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats injury lucky pets veterinary care Mon, 26 Jan 2015 19:44:11 +0000 Lisa Cant-Haylett 102763 at http://www.ifaw.org Humane Community Development pilot a success in Sagamok First Nation http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/humane-community-development-pilot-success-sagamok-first-nation <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/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">Mon, 01/26/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/Z5NtheRfVpA" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>I&rsquo;ve been working with Stanford Owl, the Sagamok First Nation&rsquo;s Animal Control Officer, for three years now. Stanford takes his job seriously from both a community health and safety perspective and from an animal welfare and planning perspective.</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/Z5NtheRfVpA&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/Z5NtheRfVpA&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=Z5NtheRfVpA"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-Z5NtheRfVpA.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/humane-community-development-pilot-success-sagamok-first-nation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats community building dogs pack stray Video Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:19:39 +0000 Janice Hannah 102759 at http://www.ifaw.org The compassion factor http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/compassion-factor <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/102732">Blessing Chiriseri</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, 01/21/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="CLAW has served Syferbult with animal and humanitarian support for a few years. PHOTO Blessing Chiriseri" class="caption" longdesc="CLAW has served Syferbult with animal and humanitarian support for a few years. PHOTO Blessing Chiriseri" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/01_21_15_CLAW.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 456px;" title="CLAW has served Syferbult with animal and humanitarian support for a few years. PHOTO Blessing Chiriseri" /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/compassion-factor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Africa claw puppies rescue ruaral Wed, 21 Jan 2015 19:13:28 +0000 Blessing Chiriseri 102733 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: A day in the life of a mobile veterinary clinic http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/watch-day-life-mobile-veterinary-clinic <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/joaquin-de-la-torre">Joaquin de la Torre</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, 01/12/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/qAmy1oMzh1Y" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>IFAW&rsquo;s local partner in Playa del Carmen, Coco&rsquo;s Animal Welfare is taking steps every day to make changes in the lives of animals and people in their community.</p> <p><strong>Check out this video which captures a day in the life of Coco&rsquo;s and the Mobile Unit &ndash; while it might be a regular day, it&rsquo;s still amazing!</strong></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-2" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-2"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/qAmy1oMzh1Y&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-2"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/qAmy1oMzh1Y&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=qAmy1oMzh1Y"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-qAmy1oMzh1Y_0.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-day-life-mobile-veterinary-clinic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats Mexico mobile Playa unit veterinary Video Fri, 09 Jan 2015 22:41:47 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 102646 at http://www.ifaw.org