http://www.ifaw.org/international/theme/publications/rss.xml/17/13 en Dogs, cats rescued from Lebanon http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/dogs-cats-rescued-lebanon <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/node/75961">Jennifer Gardner</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, 09/30/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157673371370791" title="Lebanon rescue"><img alt="Lebanon rescue" height="343" src="https://c2.staticflickr.com/9/8527/29399927393_38218d567c_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>Life in Lebanon isn&rsquo;t exactly easy at the moment.</p> <p>Inflicted with a political crisis, an economic crisis and a trash crisis, there are many important issues for its residents to work on.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/dogs-cats-rescued-lebanon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cats companion animal cute dogs friend furry kitten Lebanon pet puppy tail wag Slideshow Fri, 30 Sep 2016 17:02:40 +0000 Jennifer Gardner 109237 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW provides second chance for dogs and kittens from Lebanon http://www.ifaw.org/international/node/109099 <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, 09/27/2016</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="300" height="225" title="IFAW provides second chance for dogs and kittens from Lebanon " alt="IFAW provides second chance for dogs and kittens from Lebanon " src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Lebanon_Dog_robin_300px.jpg?1474892776" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Today the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW &ndash; <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">www.ifaw.org</a>) flew nine mixed breed dogs and four special needs kittens from foster homes in Beirut, Lebanon to Boston, MA, where they will find forever homes in the US. Animal advocates from the organization <a href="http://www.animalslebanon.org/">Animals Lebanon</a> requested IFAW&rsquo;s assistance in re-homing the dogs, which are difficult to adopt in country.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/node/109099" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats animal rescue cats Cats & Dogs companion animals dog Mon, 26 Sep 2016 12:28:44 +0000 adintino 109099 at http://www.ifaw.org Mystic Aquarium/IFAW Statement: Rescued manatee is pregnant http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/mystic-aquariumifaw-statement-rescued-manatee-pregnant <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, 09/27/2016</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="300" height="200" title="Mystic Aquarium/IFAW Statement: Rescued manatee is pregnant" alt="Mystic Aquarium/IFAW Statement: Rescued manatee is pregnant" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/IFAW-Manatee-Rescue_300px.jpg?1475009111" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Today during a routine medical exam Mystic Aquarium staff discovered that the wayward manatee dubbed &ldquo;Washburn&rdquo; is pregnant. The 800 pound female was rescued by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) last Thursday in Falmouth, MA just before the water temperatures dropped to an uninhabitable 67 degrees Fahrenheit.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/mystic-aquariumifaw-statement-rescued-manatee-pregnant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue animal rescue manatee Mystic Aquarium Tue, 27 Sep 2016 20:49:06 +0000 adintino 109150 at http://www.ifaw.org World Rhino Day update: 8 rescued rhinos thriving in India wildlife center http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/world-rhino-day-update <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">Thu, 09/22/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/q0tXqfo2xjQ" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>When the worst floods hit the northeastern state of Assam this year, IFAW- WTI Animal Rescue teams successfully rescued nine rhino calves from the flood waters to give them a new lease of life. One of the rescued rhinos was released to safer grounds while eight were brought to the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation at Kaziranga to be hand-raised until ready for release back to the wild.</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/q0tXqfo2xjQ?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/world-rhino-day-update" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Wildlife trade Rhinos Assam baby cute floods India orphan rain rhino Video Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:20:54 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 108997 at http://www.ifaw.org Record-breaking 16 dolphins rescued on Cape Cod http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/record-breaking <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/international/about-us/animal-rescue/katie-moore">Katie Moore</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, 09/16/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="They were staged on the beach to be triaged and prepared for transport to Herring Cove Beach in Provincetown for release into open water." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/stranding-02.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="16 dolphins were staged on the beach to be triaged and prepared for transport to Herring Cove Beach in Provincetown for release into open water." />Yesterday, the International Fund for Animal Welfare responded a report of six dolphins swimming in Wellfleet, Massachusetts, a global hotspot for mass strandings of dolphins and s</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/record-breaking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dolphins Atlantic white-sided Dolphin dolphin release stranding Wellfleet Fri, 16 Sep 2016 19:13:02 +0000 Katie Moore 108957 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW- WTI Emergency Relief Network helps livestock and wild animals in flood-affected Indian states http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/ifaw-wti-emergency-relief-network-helps-livestock-and-wild-animals-flood-affected-indian-states <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">Thu, 09/15/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="In Chirang, local veterinarians in treated approximately 3,300 animals (mainly cows, buffaloes, goats and pigs) mainly for parasitic infections, malnutrition, diarrhea and fever." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/09_15_16_india_floods.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="In Chirang, local veterinarians in treated approximately 3,300 animals (mainly cows, buffaloes, goats and pigs) mainly for parasitic infections, malnutrition, diarrhea and fever." />As reports of floods hitting Assam, Arunachal Pradesh and Bihar came in, field teams from the In</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/ifaw-wti-emergency-relief-network-helps-livestock-and-wild-animals-flood-affected-indian-states" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Rhinos cows farm animals floods Livestock rain rising water Thu, 15 Sep 2016 18:16:24 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 108940 at http://www.ifaw.org