http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/everything/rss.xml/4/13 en Door-to-door community dog rescuers play vital animal welfare role in Johannesburg http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/door-door-community-dog-rescuers-play-vital-animal-welfare-role-johannesburg <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/lisa-cant-haylett">Lisa Cant-Haylett</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, 10/22/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="Fistos is now a happy dog, thanks to Themba Buthelezi, a CLAW rescuer, who built a wire fence and provided a kennel. The dog’s owner – a sick, elderly woman—needed help in caring for her dog. Buthelezi still checks on Fistos regularly." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Fistos_after_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 384px;" title="Fistos is now a happy dog, thanks to Themba Buthelezi, a CLAW rescuer, who built a wire fence and provided a kennel. The dog’s owner – a sick, elderly woman—needed help in caring for her dog.</p /> </em></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/door-door-community-dog-rescuers-play-vital-animal-welfare-role-johannesburg" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Africa claw community dogs johannesburg Mon, 20 Oct 2014 15:51:19 +0000 Lisa Cant-Haylett 101748 at http://www.ifaw.org Animal heroes from around the UK to receive awards http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/animal-heroes-around-uk-receive-awar-0 <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, 10/21/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Animal heroes will tomorrow (Tuesday) receive prestigious awards for their outstanding work from the International Fund for Animal Welfare (<a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">www.ifaw.org</a>).</p> <p>IFAW&rsquo;s annual Animal Action Awards ceremony will be hosted at the House of Lords by Baroness Gale and presented by naturalist and broadcaster Bill Oddie.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/animal-heroes-around-uk-receive-awar-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Seals Whales Animal rescue Wildlife trade Education Dogs & Cats Seals Whales aae animal action awards Animal Action Education Animal Heros companion animals dogs illegal wildlife trade otters rescue dog seals whales Tue, 21 Oct 2014 13:12:10 +0000 adintino 101751 at http://www.ifaw.org Two little Canadian grizzly cubs have a lot to be thankful for http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/two-little-canadian-grizzly-cubs-have-lot-be-thankful <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/michelle-cliffe">Michelle Cliffe</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, 10/16/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="These orphan cubs say thanks to Northern Lights for their rescue – and for the Thanksgiving Day feast!" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/ThanksgivingGrizzlie_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 464px;" title="These orphan cubs say thanks to Northern Lights for their rescue – and for the Thanksgiving Day feast!" />This past weekend, as many people were tucking in to Thanksgiving dinner and counting their blessings, our cell phones were buzzing with the news that two little grizzly bear cubs were in need of help.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/two-little-canadian-grizzly-cubs-have-lot-be-thankful" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Bears bear Canada Cub grizzly light northern orphan rescue Thu, 16 Oct 2014 15:16:11 +0000 Michelle Cliffe 101726 at http://www.ifaw.org Lending wildlife a helping hand after an oil spill in Quintero Bay, Chile http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/lending-wildlife-helping-hand-after-oil-spill-quintero-bay-chile <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/valeria-ruoppolo">Valeria Ruoppolo </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, 10/14/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Local grebes swimming in a pool after being cleaned of oil spilled into Quintero Bay, Chile. Approximately 22,000 litres (approximately 5,600 US gallons) of oil spilled into the bay, soiling local wildlife. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/birds_pool_chilie_web_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 492px;" title="Local grebes swimming in a pool after being cleaned of oil spilled into Quintero Bay, Chile. Approximately 22,000 litres (approximately 5,600 US gallons) of oil spilled into the bay, soiling local wildlife.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/lending-wildlife-helping-hand-after-oil-spill-quintero-bay-chile" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue America birds chile oil Quintero Bay South spill Tue, 14 Oct 2014 17:31:36 +0000 Valeria Ruoppolo 101694 at http://www.ifaw.org Meet Phillie: The Northern dog who we wouldn’t give up on http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/meet-phillie-northern-dog-who-we-wouldn%E2%80%99t-give <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/ellie-milano">Ellie Milano</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, 10/09/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Meet Phillie: Thanks to IFAW’s Northern Dogs Project, this abandoned dog now enjoys a happy home and a loving owner." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/WP_20140830_009_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 471px;" title="Meet Phillie: Thanks to IFAW’s Northern Dogs Project, this abandoned dog now enjoys a happy home and a loving owner." />Phillie was dumped on the doorstep of a woman who picks up roaming dogs in a couple of the Cree communities in Northern Canada where IFAW works to help improve access to veterinary services and educate owners and children about </p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/meet-phillie-northern-dog-who-we-wouldn%E2%80%99t-give" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Canada community Cree development dogs northern project Wed, 08 Oct 2014 15:27:21 +0000 Ellie Milano 101647 at http://www.ifaw.org Monkey love and a helping hand give rescued chimps a second chance http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/monkey-love-and-helping-hand-give-rescued-chimps-second-chance <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/gail-a%E2%80%99brunzo">Gail A’Brunzo</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, 10/09/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Rescued chimp Valentina Rose enjoys a plum at her home. ©Chimp Haven" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Valentinaplum_AF_web_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 405px;" title="Rescued chimp Valentina Rose enjoys a plum at her home. ©Chimp Haven" />Most of us have experienced some unexpected expenses which have left us a bit short of money, temporarily.</p> <p>When that happens we forego dining out for a while or put off buying that new pair of shoes.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/monkey-love-and-helping-hand-give-rescued-chimps-second-chance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Primates Chimp Haven chimpanzee Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:12:26 +0000 Gail A’Brunzo 101658 at http://www.ifaw.org