http://www.ifaw.org/international/theme/everything/rss.xml/17/14 en VIDEO: Goodbye Winter! Warm hearts as Northern Dog house build is completed http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/video-goodbye-winter-warm-hearts-northern-dog-house-build-completed <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/michelle-cliffe">Michelle Cliffe</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, 04/16/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/llE5R1Fkr8Y" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>In the video above, watch members of the team discuss their efforts to protect dogs from the cold of the Canadian winter.</em></p> <p>It&rsquo;s been a wild winter in Canada. Canadians talk about the weather a lot, but this winter we must have talked about it non-stop.</p> <p>In several communities where IFAW&rsquo;s Northern Dogs Project works, it&rsquo;s been minus 30 since November!</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/llE5R1Fkr8Y&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/llE5R1Fkr8Y&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=llE5R1Fkr8Y"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-llE5R1Fkr8Y.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/video-goodbye-winter-warm-hearts-northern-dog-house-build-completed" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cold doghouse outside shelter spring winter Video Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:01:11 +0000 Michelle Cliffe 103359 at http://www.ifaw.org Animal Rescue in Chile: stories of survival and grief http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/animal-rescue-chile-stories-survival-and-grief <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/shannon-walajtys">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">Wed, 04/15/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="There was much destruction in the wake of the flood." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04_07_15_chle2_2.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="There was much destruction in the wake of the flood." />This post was filed recently by Elena Garde, Program Director for our partners in Chile, the Global Alliance for Animals and People (GAAP).</em></p> <p class="rtecenter">&sect;</p> <p>Today we travelled to San Pedro- a small community just east of Copiap&oacute;. In this area of the region, the devastation is difficult to comprehend.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/animal-rescue-chile-stories-survival-and-grief" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats destruction floods mud natural disaster rain rescue Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:38:31 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 103645 at http://www.ifaw.org ICAM dog population conference highlights novel, wide-ranging solutions http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/icam-dog-population-conference-highlights-novel-wide-ranging-solutions <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/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">Tue, 04/14/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Dogs lounge on the grass in the park between the Blue Mosque and the Hagia Sophia, right in central Istanbul." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04_13_15_icam_dog2.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 458px;" title="Dogs lounge on the grass in the park between the Blue Mosque and the Hagia Sophia, right in central Istanbul." />&ldquo;Dogs are essentially an extension of human environmental impacts.&rdquo;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/icam-dog-population-conference-highlights-novel-wide-ranging-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats population management stray dogs street dogs wandering Mon, 13 Apr 2015 20:12:30 +0000 Kate Nattrass Atema 103622 at http://www.ifaw.org Netherlands domestic violence project has grown its network and helped 19 animals to date http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/netherlands-domestic-violence-project-has-grown-its-network-and-help-0 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/node/100944">Rianne </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, 04/14/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="People with a pet or pets escape from their domestic violence situation on average a year later than a victim without pets." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04_15_14_nl_dv.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 411px;" title="People with a pet or pets escape from their domestic violence situation on average a year later than a victim without pets." />In July, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) Netherlands office, together with women&rsquo;s shelter Kadera, <a href="/node/101175" target="_blank">started a new project to provide shelter to pets of victims of domes</a></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/netherlands-domestic-violence-project-has-grown-its-network-and-help-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats dogs domestic Netherlands violence Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:32:51 +0000 Rianne 103635 at http://www.ifaw.org Lunchbox Theatre – teaching kindness to animals with IFAW’s help http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/lunchbox-theatre-%E2%80%93-teaching-kindness-animals-ifaw%E2%80%99s-help <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/education/stuart-palmer">Stuart Palmer</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, 04/10/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Since 2008 Lunchbox Theatre has performed over 370 shows to more than 67,000 audience members." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04_07_15_lunchbox.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="Since 2008 Lunchbox Theatre has performed over 370 shows to more than 67,000 audience members." /><em>IFAW Southern Africa has introduced thousands of children to the concept of animal welfare through educational theatre. Through our support for Lunchbox Theatre, we took the message to a new region of South Africa.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/lunchbox-theatre-%E2%80%93-teaching-kindness-animals-ifaw%E2%80%99s-help" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Education Dogs & Cats children Education learning play theater Tue, 07 Apr 2015 21:01:57 +0000 Stuart Palmer 103568 at http://www.ifaw.org Animal rescue in Chile: Coping in Copiapó http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/animal-rescue-chile-coping-copiap%C3%B3 <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/shannon-walajtys">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">Tue, 04/07/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em>Total devestation in a desert region where it is common to receive less than an inch of rain all year&hellip;torrential rainfall causing all waterways to flood and mud to flow through entire communities. </em></p> <p><img alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/04__06_15i_1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" /></p> <p>The resiliency of the Chilean people never ceases to amaze me. They are grateful to have survived when so many lost their lives.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/animal-rescue-chile-coping-copiap%C3%B3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats chile damage floods mud rains rescue Tue, 07 Apr 2015 18:43:05 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 103552 at http://www.ifaw.org