http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/14 en Meet Phillie: The Northern dog who we wouldn’t give up on http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/meet-phillie-northern-dog-who-we-wouldn%E2%80%99t-give <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/dogs-cats/ellie-milano">Ellie Milano</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, 10/09/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Meet Phillie: Thanks to IFAW’s Northern Dogs Project, this abandoned dog now enjoys a happy home and a loving owner." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/WP_20140830_009_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 471px;" title="Meet Phillie: Thanks to IFAW’s Northern Dogs Project, this abandoned dog now enjoys a happy home and a loving owner." />Phillie was dumped on the doorstep of a woman who picks up roaming dogs in a couple of the Cree communities in Northern Canada where IFAW works to help improve access to veterinary services and educate owners and children about </p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/meet-phillie-northern-dog-who-we-wouldn%E2%80%99t-give" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Canada community Cree development dogs northern project Wed, 08 Oct 2014 15:27:21 +0000 Ellie Milano 101647 at http://www.ifaw.org Coming to the aid of disadvantaged persons and their dogs in France http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/coming-aid-disadvantaged-persons-and-their-dogs-france <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/cats-and-dogs/charlotte-nivelet">Charlotte Nivelet</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, 10/08/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="One of the owner-animal pairs being monitored as part of our program to help the disadvantaged and their dogs get back on their feet. c.IFAW/Jean-Christophe Hanché" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/316786.JPG" style="width: 600px; height: 399px;" title="One of the owner-animal pairs being monitored as part of our program to help the disadvantaged and their dogs get back on their feet.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/coming-aid-disadvantaged-persons-and-their-dogs-france" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats CAIR dogs Europe France homeless Wed, 08 Oct 2014 20:00:36 +0000 Charlotte Nivelet 101650 at http://www.ifaw.org Slowly but surely, animal welfare is gaining ground in Playa del Carmen (Español abajo) http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/slowly-surely-animal-welfare-gaining-ground-playa-del-carmen-espa%C3%B1ol-abajo <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/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">Tue, 09/30/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><object height="458" width="610"><param name="flashvars" value="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157647573992950%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157647573992950%2F&amp;set_id=72157647573992950&amp;jump_to=" /><param name="movie" value="https://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=1811922554" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed allowfullscreen="true" flashvars="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157647573992950%2Fshow%2F&amp;pa</object></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/slowly-surely-animal-welfare-gaining-ground-playa-del-carmen-espa%C3%B1ol-abajo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Political advocacy Dogs & Cats animal dogs Mexico playa del carmen welfare Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:50:23 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 101490 at http://www.ifaw.org On World Rabies Day, the choice to end rabies is yours and mine http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/world-rabies-day-choice-end-rabies-yours-and-mine <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/cats-and-dogs/hanna-lentz">Hanna Lentz</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">Sun, 09/28/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Bringing an end to rabies starts with people." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/CL481_web.jpg" title="Bringing an end to rabies starts with people." />Rabies is seriously scary.</p> <p><strong>Occurring in more than 150 countries and territories, this fatal disease causes the death of tens of thousands of people every year (<a href="http://www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs099/en/" target="_blank">WHO, 2014</a>). </strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/world-rabies-day-choice-end-rabies-yours-and-mine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Education Political advocacy Dogs & Cats community disease dogs Education health rabies who Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:15:21 +0000 Hanna Lentz 101513 at http://www.ifaw.org Spotlight Playa del Carmen: A happy stinky doggy rescue! (Español abajo) http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/spotlight-playa-del-carmen-happy-stinky-doggy-rescue-espa%C3%B1ol-abajo <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/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">Thu, 09/25/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>What a morning!!</p> <p>I was very lucky to witness and be part of an amazing rescue that involved the effort and team work of regular citizens, and a truly heroic act from one of our staff.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/spotlight-playa-del-carmen-happy-stinky-doggy-rescue-espa%C3%B1ol-abajo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Carmen del heroism Mexico Playa sewer veterinary Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:52:50 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 101489 at http://www.ifaw.org Why is a Sarajevo government dog service causing such panic? http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/why-sarajevo-government-dog-service-causing-such-panic <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/cats-and-dogs/rebecca-brimley">Rebecca Brimley</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, 09/24/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="A citizen of Sarajevo followed by a pack of roaming dogs. c. Steve Jenkinson" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Dogs-following-man-Sarajevo-credit-Steve-Jenkinson_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 409px;" title="A citizen of Sarajevo followed by a pack of roaming dogs. c. Steve Jenkinson" /></p> <p>The <a href="http://www.bbc.com/news/blogs-news-from-elsewhere-29224773" target="_blank">BBC&rsquo;s News from Elsewhere reported last week on the panic spreading through social media about plans to manage Sarajevo&rsquo;s dogs</a>. &nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/why-sarajevo-government-dog-service-causing-such-panic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats bosnia communities cull dogs government management Sarajevo Wed, 24 Sep 2014 06:50:32 +0000 Rebecca Brimley 101486 at http://www.ifaw.org