http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/everything/rss.xml/4/14 en End of an era for award-winning fire brigade dog Roscoe http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/end-era-award-winning-fire-brigade-dog-roscoe <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/philip-mansbridge">Philip Mansbridge</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">Aug 14 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Roscoe the fire investigation dog" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/Roscoe.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 378px;" title="Brave Roscoe won our Animal of the Year Award in 2016" /></p> <p>We&#39;ve just heard <a href="https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/hero-grenfell-fire-dog-murphy-hangs-up-his-buster-boots-a3608976.html" target="_blank">news that Roscoe, the amazing 13-year-old fire investigation dog, is hanging up his metaphorical fireproof boots and retiring</a>.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/end-era-award-winning-fire-brigade-dog-roscoe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats animal action awards fire dog roscoe service animals Mon, 14 Aug 2017 16:31:30 +0000 Philip Mansbridge 112252 at http://www.ifaw.org Two puppies help protect endangered species! http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/two-puppies-help-protect-endangered-species <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/joaquin-de-la-torre">Joaquin de la Torre</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">Aug 9 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/ByX6lvvqHqE" width="610"></iframe></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/two-puppies-help-protect-endangered-species" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats animal rescue cats cocos clinic dog houses dogs Mexico playa del carmen puppies shelter Thu, 10 Aug 2017 11:56:05 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 112223 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW marks International Cat Day http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/ifaw-marks-international-cat-day <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">Aug 8 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="340" height="226" title="IFAW marks International Cat Day" alt="IFAW marks International Cat Day" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Cat_340_px.jpg?1502196994" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>IFAW is marking International Cat Day with a reminder to everyone with a lovable feline in your life: your furry friend might be a coldblooded killer! Many of us love cats and enjoy having them in our lives. They are a source of companionship, comfort, and joy. But in many places around the world, domestic cats can pose a nuisance or real danger to wildlife.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/ifaw-marks-international-cat-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats cats companion animals international cat day Tue, 08 Aug 2017 12:58:57 +0000 adintino 112192 at http://www.ifaw.org Program Dharma: Stopping rabies, helping dogs http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/program-dharma-stopping-rabies-helping-dogs <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/kate-nattrass-atema">Kate Nattrass Atema</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">Jun 16 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/sU9mK_tREHY" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>When Pak Lung found six puppies, he knew he had to do something. The elderly woman who owned their mother did not want them and was getting ready to leave them &ndash; and their mother &ndash; on the street.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/program-dharma-stopping-rabies-helping-dogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats cats Community Animals companion animals dogs pets Tue, 27 Jun 2017 20:35:10 +0000 Kate Nattrass Atema 111801 at http://www.ifaw.org A vet from Mexico reflects as she helps treat dogs in Bosnia http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/vet-mexico-reflects-she-helps-treat-dogs-bosnia <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">Jun 9 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/xYIfrnkIWtk" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>In May I traveled to Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) to help conduct a series of veterinary trainings. These trainings are a small piece of IFAW&rsquo;s Humane Community Development (HCD) program, which helps communities create safer and healthier conditions for dogs in human communities. IFAW is collaborating with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) to conduct HCD projects in six communities across BiH.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/vet-mexico-reflects-she-helps-treat-dogs-bosnia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats Jajce roaming dogs UNDP Fri, 09 Jun 2017 15:41:43 +0000 Erika Flores 111654 at http://www.ifaw.org Bear on track to find koalas http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/bear-track-find-koal-0 <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/whales/josey-sharrad">Josey Sharrad</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">May 22 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="In partnership with IFAW, the training team from Detection Dog for Conservation is able to give Bear a second chance…so he can give a second chance to koalas! " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_23_17_bear_dog.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="In partnership with IFAW, the training team from Detection Dog for Conservation is able to give Bear a second chance…so he can give a second chance to koalas! " /><em>Ellie Milano, Companion Animal Programme Officer, contributed to this report. &ndash;The eds.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/bear-track-find-koal-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats Australia detection dog koala rescue training wildfire Fri, 21 Jul 2017 16:37:52 +0000 Josey Sharrad 112081 at http://www.ifaw.org