Press Content Pane http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/press/rss.xml/4/13 en Disaster Response team deploys to Dominica to help island ravaged by Hurricane Maria http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/disaster-response-team-deploys-dominica-help-island-ravaged-hurricane-maria <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">Oct 20 2017</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="199" title="Imperial amazon parrot " alt="Imperial amazon parrot " src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Parrot_300px.jpg?1508530153" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The island nation of Dominica suffered terribly after hurricane Maria tore through the Caribbean last month. The <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">International Fund for Animal Welfare</a> is sending food, supplies, and an expert team of disaster responders to help the community, their animals, and wildlife. IFAW has partnered with Jake Levenson of the Dominica Sea Turtle Conservation Organization and Shane Gero of the Dominica Sperm Whale Project, two organizations with extensive ties to the island, to complete this essential mission.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/disaster-response-team-deploys-dominica-help-island-ravaged-hurricane-maria" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Turtles Dogs & Cats amazon parrot cats companion animals Diaster Response dogs Fri, 20 Oct 2017 20:10:07 +0000 adintino 112782 at http://www.ifaw.org Disaster Response team deploys to assess wildlife and community needs in Irma aftermath http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/disaster-response-team-deploys-assess-wildlife-and-community-needs-irma-aftermath <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 14 2017</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="169" title="Disaster Response team deploys to assess wildlife and community needs in Irma aftermath " alt="Disaster Response team deploys to assess wildlife and community needs in Irma af" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/hurricane_irma_ifaw_140_0.jpg?1505396474" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>After the island of Barbuda was left almost completely destroyed by Hurricane Irma&rsquo;s winds and rain, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) sent their team of disaster response experts to the island nation as recovery efforts begin to pull the community back together.&nbsp;</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/disaster-response-team-deploys-assess-wildlife-and-community-needs-irma-aftermath" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue barbuda caribbean disaster response hurricane hurricane irma st. john St. Martin st. thomas Thu, 14 Sep 2017 13:42:26 +0000 adintino 112516 at http://www.ifaw.org Rescued Rhino Rehabilitated by IFAW-WTI and the Assam Forest Department into Manas National Park Gives Birth to Second Calf in the Wild http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/rescued-rhino-rehabilitated-ifaw-wti-and-assam-forest-department-manas-national-park-gives-birt <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 5 2017</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="Rescued Rhino Rehabilitated by IFAW-WTI and the Assam Forest Department into Manas National Park Gives Birth to Second Calf in the Wild" alt="Rescued Rhino Rehabilitated by IFAW-WTI and the Assam Forest Department into Man" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Rhino_300px_2.jpg?1504630362" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>&lsquo;Jamuna&rsquo;, a female rhino that had been rehabilitated into the wild by the <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW),</a> Wildlife Trust of India (WTI) and the Assam Forest Department in 2010, has given birth to her second calf in Manas National Park, the UNESCO World Heritage Site, this morning.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/rescued-rhino-rehabilitated-ifaw-wti-and-assam-forest-department-manas-national-park-gives-birt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Rhinos rhino rhino calf second wild rhino calf WTI Tue, 05 Sep 2017 16:47:41 +0000 adintino 112458 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW Statement: Disaster response team deploys to rescue animals affected by Hurricane Harvey http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/node/112393 <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">Aug 29 2017</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 Statement: Disaster response team deploys to rescue animals affected by Hurricane Harvey" alt="IFAW Statement: Disaster response team deploys to rescue animals affected by Hur" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/IFAW_Trucks_300px.jpg?1504010816" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The International Fund for Animal Welfare <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">(IFAW)</a> Disaster Response team was activated by partner Code 3 Associates to support the Houston Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA).&nbsp;</p> <p>&ldquo;We are deeply saddened by the devastation caused by hurricane Harvey and will do our very best to serve the communities impacted by this storm. We deployed water rescue teams and have emergency sheltering and wildlife rescue teams on standby to respond as soon as needed,&rdquo; says Shannon Walajtys, IFAW Disaster Response Manager.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/node/112393" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Disaster Reponse hurricane Harvey water resue wildlife rescue Tue, 29 Aug 2017 12:51:30 +0000 adintino 112393 at http://www.ifaw.org Two pumas rescued from Argentina zoo find sanctuary in U.S. http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/two-pumas-rescued-argentina-zoo-find-sanctuary-us <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">Aug 25 2017</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="Two pumas rescued from Argentina zoo find sanctuary in U.S." alt="Two pumas rescued from Argentina zoo find sanctuary in U.S." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/A-Puma_300px.jpg?1503665553" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Early in the morning on August 23, 2017, <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)</a>, The Wild Animal Sanctuary (TWAS) and Forest Animal Rescue (FAR) welcomed two Patagonian pumas at Miami International Airport. Their arrival signifies a two year effort to ensure the cats receive quality lifetime care in a true sanctuary.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/two-pumas-rescued-argentina-zoo-find-sanctuary-us" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Big Cats big cats Patagonian pumas Puma The Wild Animal Sanctuary Fri, 25 Aug 2017 13:06:01 +0000 adintino 112376 at http://www.ifaw.org Rare, endangered gyrfalcons intercepted, rehabilitated and returned to the wild http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/rare-endangered-gyrfalcons-intercepted-rehabilitated-and-returned-wild <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">Aug 21 2017</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="199" title="Rare, endangered gyrfalcons intercepted, rehabilitated and returned to the wild " alt="Rare, endangered gyrfalcons intercepted, rehabilitated and returned to the wild " src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/falcon_300px.jpg?1503410881" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Fifteen rare falcons were rescued and rehabilitated in joint effort by <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">International Fund for Animal Welfare</a> (IFAW) and ANO &ldquo;Wild Animal Rescue Centre&rdquo; (WARC). The raptors are saker and gyrfalcon species. Nine endangered saker falcons were released on August, 3, 2017 in the protected nature territory &ldquo;Kisliukhinsky&rdquo; in Altai Region of Russia and on August 16, 2017, six rare gyrfalcons were released back to the wild in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous district.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/rare-endangered-gyrfalcons-intercepted-rehabilitated-and-returned-wild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wildlife trade Animal rescue Falcons gyrfalcon illegal trafficking illegal wildlife trade raptor saker Wild Animal Rescue Centre Mon, 21 Aug 2017 19:38:48 +0000 adintino 112330 at http://www.ifaw.org