http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/theme/publications/rss.xml/48971/14 en Ukrainian dogs moved to safe IFAW-funded shelter http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ukrainian-dogs-moved-safe-ifaw-funded-shelter <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/european-union/node/64946">Shannon Walajtys</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">Dec 19 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="300 dogs have been moved from a shelter in a dangerous setting to one in a much safer environment (pictured) in Gorlovka, Ukraine." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/12_19_16_gorlovka.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="300 dogs have been moved from a shelter in a dangerous setting to one in a much safer environment (pictured) in Gorlovka, Ukraine." />The only animal rescue shelter in war-torn Gorlovka, Ukraine had been struggling to maintain operations and basic safety in the face of shelling that <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/nod</p> </a></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/ukrainian-dogs-moved-safe-ifaw-funded-shelter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats disaster dogs fire guns relocate rescue russia shelter Ukraine war Mon, 19 Dec 2016 17:08:21 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 110050 at http://www.ifaw.org MEASURING WHAT MATTERS: True Wellbeing for Animals and People http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/resource-centre/measuring-what-matters-true-wellbeing-animals-and-people <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">Dec 13 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>What we measure affects how we invest resources. By measuring what matters, we are more able to protect what matters.</p> <p>This new IFAW report, with forewords from IFAW CEO Azzedine Downes, and IFAW Honorary Board member Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, presents specific case studies about the intersection of animal and human wellbeing and surveys alternatives to the economic-only Gross National Product measure, which can better measure and protect human wellbeing.</p> </div> Dogs & Cats Elephants Dogs & Cats Elephants animals people wellbeing Reports, Papers, and Proceedings Tue, 13 Dec 2016 17:37:31 +0000 rbartlett 109985 at http://www.ifaw.org MEASURING WHAT MATTERS: True Wellbeing for Animals and People (insert) http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/resource-centre/measuring-what-matters-true-wellbeing-animals-and-people-insert <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">Dec 13 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>What we measure affects how we invest resources. By measuring what matters, we are more able to protect what matters.</p> <p>This new IFAW report, with forewords from IFAW CEO Azzedine Downes, and IFAW Honorary Board member Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, presents specific case studies about the intersection of animal and human wellbeing and surveys alternatives to the economic-only Gross National Product measure, which can better measure and protect human wellbeing.</p> </div> Dogs & Cats Elephants Dogs & Cats Elephants insert wellbeing Other Tue, 13 Dec 2016 17:40:35 +0000 rbartlett 109986 at http://www.ifaw.org Sheena Dale http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/about-us/dogs-cats/sheena-dale <div class="field field-type-text field-field-title"> <div class="field-label">Title:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Community Led Animal Welfare Project Manager </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Before joining IFAW, Sheena volunteered at her local SPCA for 12 years and was a founding member of a sterilisation and outreach-based NPO for dogs and cats. She shares her life with two rescue Yorkie crosses and five rescue cats and lives by two mottos: &ldquo;Be the change you want to see in the world&rdquo; by Mahatma Gandhi and &ldquo;If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito&rdquo; by the&nbsp;Dalai Lama. She holds a degree in Psychology and did her Honours in Anthropology at the University of Johannesburg.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-staff-image"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_staff_image" width="220" height="285" title="Sheena Dale" alt="Sheena Dale" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Headshot_29.jpg?1478545580" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Authored On:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Nov 7 2016</span> </div> </div> </div> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Staff Dogs & Cats Mon, 07 Nov 2016 19:06:39 +0000 jhart@ifaw.org 109638 at http://www.ifaw.org World Rabies Day is a Reminder to Vaccinate Your Pets http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/world-rabies-day-reminder-vaccinate-your-pets <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">Sep 28 2016</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="250" height="176" title="World Rabies Day is a Reminder to Vaccinate Your Pets" alt="World Rabies Day is a Reminder to Vaccinate Your Pets" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/RabiesdayPR_0.jpg?1475051309" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Today marks World Rabies Day and reminds us that this disease, so rare in many places, still kills thousands of people every year. The large majority of the human deaths are children, and occur mostly in Africa and Asia. Official statistics list some 60,000 cases per year. However, as rabies is a disease of marginalized people, many cases are unreported.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/world-rabies-day-reminder-vaccinate-your-pets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats world rabies day; vaccination; pets; Wed, 28 Sep 2016 08:36:25 +0000 svandereyd 109155 at http://www.ifaw.org Bosnia to Germany dog move: From shelter to quarantine http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/bosnia-germany-dog-move-shelter-quarantine <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/kate-nattrass-atema">Kate Nattrass Atema</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">Oct 29 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/u3dU5g8XxAk" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>This blog is the second in a series chronicling the International Fund for Animal Welfare&rsquo;s transport of dogs from a shelter in Bosnia-Herzegovina to foster homes in Germany. Read the first installment <a href="/node/105593" target="_blank">here</a>.--The eds.</em></p> <p>When rescuing dogs, it&rsquo;s heart-wrenching to have to make decisions as to who is on the first transport out, and who has to wait for the second.</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"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-1" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/u3dU5g8XxAk?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/european-union/news/bosnia-germany-dog-move-shelter-quarantine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats bosnia cute dog Germany move puppy relocate rescue shelter Video Thu, 29 Oct 2015 21:08:10 +0000 Kate Nattrass Atema 105688 at http://www.ifaw.org