http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/everything/rss.xml/4/14 en 4 ways to make the holiday season less stressful for your dog http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/4-ways-make-holiday-season-less-stressful-your-dog <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/corrie-rabbe">Corrie Rabbe</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, 12/22/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/Uwqsz_GZkZ0" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>The holiday season is a busy time for a lot of households, and the mix of festivities, kids and dogs can be stressful &ndash; especially for the dogs. 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height: 452px;" title="The author in Tacloban after Typhoon Haiyan with ‘Sweetie’ the dog." />A powerful storm that stirred up fear and emotions has finally exited the Philippines.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/spotlight-philippines-latest-typhoon-hagup-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats animal cats dogs Philippines rescue typhoon Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:25:19 +0000 Jennifer Gardner 102443 at http://www.ifaw.org Spotlight Mexico: the story behind the dog on the highway http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/spotlight-mexico-story-behind-dog-highway <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/erika-flores">Erika Flores</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, 12/03/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Odessa, Olivia and Oliver." class="caption" longdesc="Odessa, Olivia and Oliver." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/11_21_14_pups_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 452px;" title="Odessa, Olivia and Oliver." />A few weeks ago, a friend and I were driving on the highway when a white, medium-sized dog wandered into the middle of the road.</p> <p><strong>Traffic stopped as cars tried not to hit her.</strong></p> <p>My friend and I parked so I could see her closely, but she started to run and I noticed she was spotting.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/spotlight-mexico-story-behind-dog-highway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Big Cats animal rescue dogs feral puppies stray Fri, 21 Nov 2014 18:33:48 +0000 Erika Flores 102070 at http://www.ifaw.org Northern Dogs Project helps dogs find a warm place this winter http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/northern-dogs-project-helps-dogs-find-warm-place-winter <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/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">Fri, 11/21/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="IFAW’s Northern Dogs Project has been invited into communities to help individuals provide for their dogs." class="caption" longdesc="IFAW’s Northern Dogs Project has been invited into communities to help individuals provide for their dogs." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/11_21_14_Poppet.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 405px;" title="IFAW’s Northern Dogs Project has been invited into communities to help individuals provide for their dogs." />It&rsquo;s only November but winter has definitely arrived in northern Canada.&nbsp; The thermometer is already on the minus side and </p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/northern-dogs-project-helps-dogs-find-warm-place-winter" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats cold dog food keeping warm Northern Dogs Project winter Fri, 21 Nov 2014 20:47:00 +0000 Janice Hannah 102075 at http://www.ifaw.org Spotlight Cape Town: Underdog Stompie Wins New Family’s Hearts http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/spotlight-cape-town-underdog-stompie-wins-new-family%E2%80%99s-hearts <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">Mon, 11/10/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Thanks to the Mdzananda Animal Clinic, underdog Stompie becomes a champion, after recovering from an auto collision that removed her foot’s soft tissue. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Stompie_after_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 631px;" title="Thanks to the Mdzananda Animal Clinic, underdog Stompie becomes a champion, after recovering from an auto collision that removed her foot’s soft tissue.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/spotlight-cape-town-underdog-stompie-wins-new-family%E2%80%99s-hearts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Mdzananda Animal Clinic Mon, 03 Nov 2014 18:18:40 +0000 Lisa Cant-Haylett 101865 at http://www.ifaw.org Helping animals in the wake of Indian cyclone Hudhud http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/helping-animals-wake-indian-cyclone-hudhud <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/shannon-walajtys">Shannon Walajtys</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, 10/24/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="IFAW-WTI is working with our partner Visakha Society for Protection and Care for Animals (VSPCA) to restore the affected bird enclosures at their local facility, an eco-sanctuary for 1200 animals. c. VSPCA" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/ERN-member-with-stray-dog-during-feeding_web.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 378px;" title="IFAW-WTI is working with our partner Visakha Society for Protection and Care for Animals (VSPCA) to restore the affected bird enclosures at their local facility, an eco-sanctuary for 1200 animals. c. VSPCA" /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/helping-animals-wake-indian-cyclone-hudhud" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cats cyclone disaster dogs Hudhd India rescue Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:04:28 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 101785 at http://www.ifaw.org