IFAW President Azzedine Downes honored as ‘Animal Guardian’ in Rodale 100 list

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Wed, 01/27/2016
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IFAW President Azzedine Downes honored as ‘Animal Guardian’ in Rodale 100 list

International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW – www.ifaw.org) President and CEO Azzedine Downes is named as an “Animal Guardian” in Rodale, Inc.’s first ever Rodale 100 List under the Social Outreach category. The list is comprised of 100 individuals whose innovative, impactful, and influential work creates positive change in the world.

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Yarmouth Port, MA
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Kerry Branon (IFAW HQ)
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508-744-2068
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Blog Roundup: Our recent Bosnia to Germany dog move

Thu, 01/28/2016
Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped.

Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped.

In the final months of 2015, our companion animals team morphed into an animal rescue team. As the result of a Humane Community Development programme that we executed in Jajce, Bosnia, we shut the dilapidated municipal shelter there and transported 66 dogs to new, loving homes in Germany.

Blog Roundup: Our recent Bosnia to Germany dog move

Thu, 01/28/2016
Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped.

Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped.

In the final months of 2015, our companion animals team morphed into an animal rescue team. As the result of a Humane Community Development programme that we executed in Jajce, Bosnia, we shut the dilapidated municipal shelter there and transported 66 dogs to new, loving homes in Germany.

Blog Roundup: Our recent Bosnia to Germany dog move

Thu, 01/28/2016
Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped.

Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped.

In the final months of 2015, our companion animals team morphed into an animal rescue team. As the result of a Humane Community Development programme that we executed in Jajce, Bosnia, we shut the dilapidated municipal shelter there and transported 66 dogs to new, loving homes in Germany.

Blog Roundup: Our recent Bosnia to Germany dog move

Thu, 01/28/2016
Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped.

Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped.

In the final months of 2015, our companion animals team morphed into an animal rescue team. As the result of a Humane Community Development programme that we executed in Jajce, Bosnia, we shut the dilapidated municipal shelter there and transported 66 dogs to new, loving homes in Germany.

Blog Roundup: Our recent Bosnia to Germany dog move

Thu, 01/28/2016
Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped.

Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped.

In the final months of 2015, our companion animals team morphed into an animal rescue team. As the result of a Humane Community Development programme that we executed in Jajce, Bosnia, we shut the dilapidated municipal shelter there and transported 66 dogs to new, loving homes in Germany.

Blog Roundup: Our recent Bosnia to Germany dog move

Thu, 01/28/2016
Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped.

Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped.

In the final months of 2015, our companion animals team morphed into an animal rescue team. As the result of a Humane Community Development programme that we executed in Jajce, Bosnia, we shut the dilapidated municipal shelter there and transported 66 dogs to new, loving homes in Germany.

Dream Under Construction: Why space at new Coco’s clinic is so important

Wed, 01/27/2016
The previous building had patients on any available floorspace.

The previous building had patients on any available floorspace.

The other day I invited someone to take a look at what will be the new Coco´s Animal Welfare clinic, who is our partner in Playa del Carmen. I had been wanting to stop by, to check on how things were going with the construction.

Sri Lankaanse overheid vernietigt ivoorvoorraad

Mon, 01/25/2016
Door deze vernietigingsoperatie kunnen we er zeker van zijn dat deze slagtanden

Door deze vernietigingsoperatie kunnen we er zeker van zijn dat deze slagtanden nooit meer terug op de illegale markt kunnen komen.

De oproep aan landen om hun voorraden in beslag genomen ivoor te vernietigen, klinkt overal in de wereld nog na.

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