http://www.ifaw.org/international/theme/everything/rss.xml/17/13 en Floods in Assam, India: Awareness, anticipation and action http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/floods-assam-india-awareness-anticipation-and-action <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/elephants/subhamoy-bhattacharjee">Subhamoy Bhattacharjee</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, 07/01/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Elephants, rhinos, deer, and many other iconic species are inevitably affected by the floods." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/07_01_15_flood.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 457px;" title="Elephants, rhinos, deer, and many other iconic species are inevitably affected by the floods." />With the threat of floods looming large, the IFAW-WTI team based out of &nbsp;the Wildlife Rescue Center in the outskirts of Kaziranga National Park monitored the areas day and night until the water level reduced.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/floods-assam-india-awareness-anticipation-and-action" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Elephants Rhinos elephants Emergency floods India rain rhino seasons Video Wed, 01 Jul 2015 20:11:53 +0000 Subhamoy Bhattacharjee 104568 at http://www.ifaw.org Rehabilitated rhino gives birth to second calf in the wild http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/rehabilitated-rhino-gives-birth-second-calf-wild <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/node/64646">Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary</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, 06/29/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="position: relative; padding-bottom: 61%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;"> <iframe frameborder="0" id="iframe" scrolling="no" src="//flickrit.com/slideshowholder.php?height=60&amp;size=big&amp;setId=72157655097221981&amp;click=true&amp;credit=1&amp;thumbnails=1&amp;transition=0&amp;layoutType=responsive&amp;sort=0" style="width:100%; height:100%; position: absolute; top:0; left:0;"></iframe></div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>It&rsquo;s a boy!</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/rehabilitated-rhino-gives-birth-second-calf-wild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Wildlife trade Rhinos Assam Baby Rhino India Kaziranga National Park Manas National Park rhino calf Slideshow Fri, 26 Jun 2015 16:26:10 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 104540 at http://www.ifaw.org Remembering Peter Pueschel, long-time compassionate voice for animals http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/remembering-peter-pueschel-long-time-compassionate-voice-animals <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/wildlife-trade/azzedine-downes">Azzedine Downes</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, 06/29/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Peter Pueschel, Czech Republic rhino horn burn, September 2014." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_29_15_peter_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 406px;" title="Peter Pueschel, Czech Republic rhino horn burn, September 2014." /></p> <p>Thoughtful. Kind. Generous. Positive. Tough. Fearless.</p> <p>These are but a few descriptions of Peter Pueschel that poured in from around the world when our organization learned that this morning, this true friend and valued colleague passed away after a sudden illness at only 59 years old.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/remembering-peter-pueschel-long-time-compassionate-voice-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Animal rescue Wildlife trade Elephants Rhinos Turtles Greenpeace International Environmental Agreements Peter Pueschel sudden illness Voice for Animals Video Mon, 29 Jun 2015 16:49:29 +0000 Azzedine Downes 104550 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Get up close to cute baby bears with the bottle cam http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/watch-get-close-cute-baby-bears-bottle-cam <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/whales/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</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">Fri, 06/26/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/umLCOTCcNsw" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>In total, 16 bears are calling IFAW&rsquo;s Orphan Bear Rescue Center in Russia home until their release in the fall. Meet these tiny bundles of energy:</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/umLCOTCcNsw&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/umLCOTCcNsw&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=umLCOTCcNsw"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-umLCOTCcNsw_25.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/international/news/watch-get-close-cute-baby-bears-bottle-cam" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Bears bear cubs cute fuzzy Orphan Bear Rescue Center russia video Video Fri, 26 Jun 2015 16:53:16 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 104541 at http://www.ifaw.org Penguins rehabilitated after oil spill swim to their homes http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/penguins-rehabilitated-after-oil-spill-swim-their-homes <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/dogs-cats/christina-pretorius">Christina Pretorius</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, 06/25/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="African penguin T1453 flipper banded in 1997, oiled and rescued in South Africa in 2015. Experts are delighted that penguins continue to live to this age in the wild. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_25_15_sancoob.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 514px;" title="African penguin T1453 flipper banded in 1997, oiled and rescued in South Africa in 2015. Experts are delighted that penguins continue to live to this age in the wild. " />Nothing beats seeing an African penguin take to the waves after weeks of care following an oiling incident.</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/Huwac5-NVVE&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/Huwac5-NVVE&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=Huwac5-NVVE"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-Huwac5-NVVE_3.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/international/news/penguins-rehabilitated-after-oil-spill-swim-their-homes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Penguins cleaned cute swimming oil spill penguins release sanccob South Africa tagged Video Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:27:50 +0000 Christina Pretorius 104535 at http://www.ifaw.org UPDATE: Meeting dogs saved in Cyprus after national financial crisis http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/update-meeting-dogs-saved-cyprus-after-national-financial-crisis <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/cats-and-dogs/vanessa-amoroso">Vanessa Amoroso</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, 06/18/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The author met this gentle, loving Labrador who had been left tied to a fence, five weeks pregnant, before coming to the shelter." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_16_15_paphos1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="The author met this gentle, loving Labrador who had been left tied to a fence, five weeks pregnant, before coming to the shelter." />What makes the perfect Mediterranean holiday?</p> <p>Sun, sea and, of course, puppies.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/update-meeting-dogs-saved-cyprus-after-national-financial-crisis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cute Cyprus dog food PAWS playful puppy shelter Tue, 16 Jun 2015 16:45:12 +0000 Vanessa Amoroso 104301 at http://www.ifaw.org