Press Content Pane http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/press/rss.xml/48971/14 en 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 Emergency cash sent to Cyprus to save animals threatened by starvation during financial crisis http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/emergency-cash-sent-cyprus-save-animals-threatened-starvation-during-financial-crisis <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, 04/08/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW &ndash; <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">www.ifaw.org</a>) has sent desperately needed emergency funds to Cyprus to help feed animals facing starvation because of the current financial crisis.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/emergency-cash-sent-cyprus-save-animals-threatened-starvation-during-financial-crisis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats cats and dogs Cyprus Emergency funds financial crisis Mon, 08 Apr 2013 11:02:50 +0000 svandereyd 90691 at http://www.ifaw.org ASPCA Rescues Animal Victims of Hurricane Sandy in New Jersey http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/aspca-rescues-animal-victims-hurricane-sandy-new-jersey <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">Sun, 11/04/2012</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="200" title="© IFAW/M.Booth" alt="© IFAW/M.Booth" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Hurricane_Sandy_121102_1596_300px.jpg?1352084374" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The <a href="http://aspca.org/">ASPCA</a>&reg; (American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals&reg;), at the request of the Ocean County Health Department and the Ocean County Sheriff&rsquo;s Department in Toms River, N.J., has dispatched its disaster response team to conduct water and land search-and-rescue for animals affected by the devastating storm that struck Ocean County.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/aspca-rescues-animal-victims-hurricane-sandy-new-jersey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals animal rescue Animal Rescue League of Boston ARL ASPAC companion animals Hurricane Sandy New Jersey Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Ocean County Toms River Animal Control Mon, 05 Nov 2012 03:05:04 +0000 adintino 80696 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW rushes animal rescue and sheltering teams to Gulf Coast following Hurricane Isaac http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-rushes-animal-rescue-and-sheltering-teams-gulf-coast-following-hurricane-isaac <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, 08/31/2012</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="101" title="IFAW rushes animal rescue and sheltering teams to Gulf Coast following Hurricane Isaac" alt="IFAW rushes animal rescue and sheltering teams to Gulf Coast following Hurricane" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/isaac_prep_feature_300.jpg?1346426686" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Rescuers from the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW - <a href="http://www.ifaw.org" title="www.ifaw.org">www.ifaw.org</a>) have mobilized teams to Alexandria, Louisiana and Waveland, Mississippi to assist in animal rescue and sheltering efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Isaac that made landfall Tuesday evening in Plaquemines Parish, LA as a category 1 storm.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ifaw-rushes-animal-rescue-and-sheltering-teams-gulf-coast-following-hurricane-isaac" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats animal rescue Gulf Coast hurricane isaac Fri, 31 Aug 2012 15:24:59 +0000 adintino 75681 at http://www.ifaw.org