Press Content Pane http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/press/rss.xml/48971/13 en IFAW Relief Work for Animals Begins in Malawi http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-relief-work-animals-begins-malawi <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">Mon, 02/23/2015</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="IFAW Relief Work for Animals Begins in Malawi " alt="IFAW Relief Work for Animals Begins in Malawi " src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Malawi_Floods_300px.jpg?1424715579" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Week one, and relief efforts to save thousands of animals in flood ravaged Malawi, Southern Africa, have kicked off successfully with nearly 3,500 animals vaccinated to protect them from disease. In the coming weeks the <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare)</a> led Disaster Response Team intends to vaccinate 10,000 livestock for diseases commonly caused by flooding; a rabies vaccination for dogs and cats is being conducted in affected villages.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-relief-work-animals-begins-malawi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue companion animals cyclonic rains Disaster Responce Team Livestock Malawi Mon, 23 Feb 2015 18:13:24 +0000 adintino 103028 at http://www.ifaw.org 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 Overwhelming response from UK public to appeal for mittens to help koalas injured in bushfires http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/node/102640 <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">Fri, 01/09/2015</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="386" title="Alyse Garcia Bell Product Specialist (800)-468-9353 x5052 fax # 856-661-3450 abell@discmakers.com www.discmakers.com/myaccount 7905 N Crescent Blvd Pennsauken NJ 08110" alt="Alyse Garcia Bell Product Specialist (800)-468-9353 x5052 fax # 856-661-3450 abe" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/IG_Mitten_Cropped.jpg?1420833010" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>UK animal lovers have given a fantastic response to an appeal by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (<a href="http://www.ifaw.org">IFAW</a>) to make mittens for koalas injured in the Australian bushfires &ndash; so much so that rescuers now have all they need for the rest of the dry season.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/node/102640" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Australian bushfires bushfires koalas koalas mittens mittens wildfire Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:14:22 +0000 adintino 102640 at http://www.ifaw.org Koala mitten appeal is overwhelming success http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/koala-mitten-appeal-overwhelming-success <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">Fri, 01/09/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><span lang="EN-US" style="line-height: 115%; font-family: &quot;Adobe Garamond Pro&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; font-size: 16pt; mso-fareast-font-family: &quot;Adobe Gothic Std B&quot;; mso-bidi-font-family: Arial; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">IFAW, (the International Fund for Animal Welfare) has been overwhelmed by the generosity and kindness of international supporters in response to an appeal for&nbsp; members of the public to sew mittens for koalas injured in the Australian bushfires.</span></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/koala-mitten-appeal-overwhelming-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Australian bushfires koala Fri, 09 Jan 2015 13:24:36 +0000 svandereyd 102638 at http://www.ifaw.org Sochi Olympic dog cull shame http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/sochi-olympic-dog-cull-shame <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, 02/04/2014</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="195" title="Sochi Olympic dog cull shame" alt="Sochi Olympic dog cull shame" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/russian_street_dog_300px.jpg?1391528264" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>IFAW (the International Fund for Animal Welfare - <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">www.ifaw.org</a>) is horrified that culling of dogs in Sochi is back on the agenda in preparation for the 2014 winter Olympics.</p> <p>IFAW has repeatedly offered to help the Environment Department of the Sochi 2014 Olympics Organizing Committee develop and implement a humane and sustainable plan for managing the community&rsquo;s roaming dog population.&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/sochi-olympic-dog-cull-shame" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cull dog cull dogs Sochi Tue, 04 Feb 2014 15:45:55 +0000 adintino 99113 at http://www.ifaw.org First wild rhino calf born in India to a mother hand-raised by IFAW-WTI http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/first-wild-rhino-calf-born-india-mother-hand-raised-ifaw-wti <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, 04/09/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>A healthy, female calf has been born in Manas National Park, to a rhinoceros hand-raised by IFAW-WTI as an orphan and moved to the park as part of a species reintroduction.</p> <p>&ldquo;This is the first calf born in the wild in India from a rhino that had been hand-raised, rehabilitated and released to the wild,&rdquo; said Azzedine Downes, president and CEO of the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW).</p> <p>&ldquo;The poaching of wild rhinos is at an all-time high and this birth gives great hope to the team confronting the crisis.&rdquo;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/first-wild-rhino-calf-born-india-mother-hand-raised-ifaw-wti" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Rhinos first wild rhino calf; The Rhino Rehabilitation Project; India Tue, 09 Apr 2013 12:57:00 +0000 svandereyd 90756 at http://www.ifaw.org