http://www.ifaw.org/international/theme/publications/rss.xml/17/14 en Cutie endures illness, injury before finding forever home http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/cutie-endures-illness-injury-finding-forever-home <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, 12/08/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="Cutie, when she arrived at the center, suffered from debilitating mange." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/12_08_16_cutiet1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Cutie, when she arrived at the center, suffered from debilitating mange." />This story comes to us from Brian Bergman, Head Veterinarian at the Mdzananda Animal Clinic.&mdash;CP</em></p> <p>Cutie has suffered through a lot, much of which has challenged her chances of ever being adopted.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/cutie-endures-illness-injury-finding-forever-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cutie dog fur injured johannesburg mange South Africa stray street dog Thu, 08 Dec 2016 20:21:26 +0000 Christina Pretorius 109944 at http://www.ifaw.org Why we work in the Philippines http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/why-we-work-philippines <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">Mon, 12/05/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="After a 7.1 earthquake struck the Bohol province of the Philippines in 2013, IFAW's partner the Philippines Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) responded to animals following the disaster." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/10_06_16_pawstruck.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="After a 7.1 earthquake struck the Bohol province of the Philippines in 2013, IFAW's partner the Philippines Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) responded to animals following the disaster." />A horrific landslide in 1999 initiated the idea and need for a disaster response team in th</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/why-we-work-philippines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats disaster dog PAWS Philippines puppies rescue safe transportation truck vehicle Mon, 05 Dec 2016 15:30:24 +0000 Jennifer Gardner 109904 at http://www.ifaw.org CLAW’s open mobile clinic helps animals in need http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/claws-open-mobile-clinic-helps-animals-need <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/d%C3%B6rte-von-der-reith">Dörte von der Reith</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, 11/29/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Dr Eric Mimbi, a CLAW vet, with one of the clinic patients and members of the township community the mobile clinic serves. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/11_29_16_hg_clw1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Dr Eric Mimbi, a CLAW vet, with one of the clinic patients and members of the township community the mobile clinic serves.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/claws-open-mobile-clinic-helps-animals-need" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats claw clinic dog johannesburg puppy South Africa veterinarian Mon, 28 Nov 2016 14:56:29 +0000 Dörte von der Reith 109848 at http://www.ifaw.org Doing more to address dog and cat populations http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/doing-more-address-dog-and-cat-populations <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/rosalind-spencer-stone">Rosalind Spencer Stone</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, 11/17/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Changing living dynamics in the townships has given rise to large populations of unwanted dogs and cats and government must do more to address the population explosion. PHOTO: © Nic Bothma/EPA" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/11_17_16_popultaion.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 392px;" title="Changing living dynamics in the townships has given rise to large populations of unwanted dogs and cats and government must do more to address the population explosion.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/doing-more-address-dog-and-cat-populations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats Africa companion animal dogs feral pet puppies puppy stray Thu, 17 Nov 2016 13:26:26 +0000 Rosalind Spencer Stone 109766 at http://www.ifaw.org Dog houses can help freezing Northern Dogs http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/dog-houses-can-help-freezing-northern-dogs <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/janice-hannah">Janice Hannah</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, 11/09/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157672689515513" title="Northern Dogs"><img alt="Northern Dogs" height="343" src="https://c4.staticflickr.com/6/5583/30790876251_c29e978486_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> <p>When people from outside our country think of Canada, they often think of vast expanses of frozen tundra stretching as far as the eye can see. Blowing blizzards. Frostbite. Snow.</p> <p>And they aren&rsquo;t entirely wrong.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/international/news/dog-houses-can-help-freezing-northern-dogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Canada cold doghouse dogs first nation freezing fur rain snow warm winter Slideshow Wed, 09 Nov 2016 15:30:07 +0000 Janice Hannah 109665 at http://www.ifaw.org Sheena Dale http://www.ifaw.org/international/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">Mon, 11/07/2016</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