http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/everything/rss.xml/4/13 en First South African penguin hatchling of 2015 released to the wild http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/first-south-african-penguin-hatchling <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/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">Fri, 05/22/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_18_15_sanccob_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="AP25 was released at the Stony Point penguin colony in Betty’s Bay." />On April 30, the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds (SANCCOB), a long-time International Fund for Animal Welfare partner, successfully released its first African penguin hatchling of 2015.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/first-south-african-penguin-hatchling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Penguins Africa african penguin african penguin chicks Endangered Species Mon, 18 May 2015 15:36:14 +0000 Christina Pretorius 104017 at http://www.ifaw.org Long-term collared elephant study reveals wide-reaching travel, more potential human conflict areas http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/long-term-collared-elephant-study-reveals-wide-reaching-travel-more-potential-human-conflict-ar <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/elephants/evan-mkala">Evan Mkala </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, 05/19/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong><img alt="IFAW, in partnership with the School for Field Studies and the Kenya Wildlife Service, collared 12 elephants." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_18_15_collaredelle.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 446px;" title="IFAW, in partnership with the School for Field Studies and the Kenya Wildlife Service, collared 12 elephants." /></strong></p> <p>Where do the elephants of Amboseli National Park go when they leave the protected boundaries of the park?</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/long-term-collared-elephant-study-reveals-wide-reaching-travel-more-potential-human-conflict-ar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Animal rescue Wildlife trade Elephants Amboselli animal human conflict elephants Ivory movement tracking collars Mon, 18 May 2015 19:51:50 +0000 Evan Mkala 104019 at http://www.ifaw.org VIDEO: CLAW teaches South African township residents animals are precious http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/video-claw-teaches-south-african-township-residents-animals-are-precious <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/cats-and-dogs/cora-bail-0">Cora Bailey</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, 05/19/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="true" bgcolor="#131313" height="396" src="http://www.sbs.com.au/news/dateline/article/2015/05/19/blog-coras-devotion" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="640"></iframe></p> <p><em>In the above window, scroll down just a bit to watch the wonderful video featuring the author as she works with her clients in the townships of South Africa. &nbsp;-ED</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/video-claw-teaches-south-african-township-residents-animals-are-precious" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Africa caring communities poor South townships veterinary Video Wed, 20 May 2015 14:31:49 +0000 Cora Bailey 104037 at http://www.ifaw.org Q&A: IFAW scientist looks for answers behind dolphin strandings for graduate thesis http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/node/104018 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/animal-rescue/ct-harry">CT Harry</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, 05/19/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_18_15dolphinstrandingthesis.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="CT Harry with a stranded common dolphin on Cape Cod in 2012. It’s strandings like this one that sparked the idea for Harry’s graduate thesis. " />I did an interview with </em><em>Todd McLeish, University of Rhode Island Public Information Officer interested in news about oceanography and environmental sciences. Our conversation follows. <strong>--CT</strong></em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/node/104018" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Animal rescue Dolphins Cape Cod cape cod dolphin stranding dolphin new england whales Mon, 18 May 2015 18:08:42 +0000 CT Harry 104018 at http://www.ifaw.org Wildlife rehabilitators in India attend to iconic, endangered reptiles http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/wildlife-rehabilitators-india-attend-iconic-endangered-reptiles <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/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">Mon, 05/18/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><div style="position: relative; padding-bottom: 61%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;"> <iframe frameborder="0" id="iframe" scrolling="no" src="http://flickrit.com/slideshowholder.php?height=60&amp;size=big&amp;setId=72157652460560840&amp;click=true&amp;thumbnails=1&amp;transition=0&amp;layoutType=responsive&amp;sort=0" style="width:100%; height:100%; position: absolute; top:0; left:0;"></iframe></div> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/wildlife-rehabilitators-india-attend-iconic-endangered-reptiles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue gecko India release reptile snake Wildlife Slideshow Fri, 15 May 2015 19:39:02 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 104007 at http://www.ifaw.org Holding a helpless, injured cow, I survived the second quake in Nepal http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/holding-helpless-injured-cow-i-survived-second-quake-nepal <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/animal-rescue/kelly-donithan">Kelly Donithan</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, 05/14/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><div style="position: relative; padding-bottom: 61%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;"> <iframe frameborder="0" id="iframe" scrolling="no" src="http://flickrit.com/slideshowholder.php?height=60&amp;size=big&amp;setId=72157650489933293&amp;click=true&amp;thumbnails=1&amp;transition=0&amp;layoutType=responsive&amp;sort=0" style="width:100%; height:100%; position: absolute; top:0; left:0;"></iframe></div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Animals can sense an earthquake before human beings.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/holding-helpless-injured-cow-i-survived-second-quake-nepal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue cats cows disaster dogs Earthquake Livestock Nepal Video Thu, 14 May 2015 21:23:13 +0000 Kelly Donithan 103998 at http://www.ifaw.org