http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/video/rss.xml/4/14 en Educate yourself about illicit puppy trade pitfalls http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/educate-yourself-about-illicit-puppy-trade-pitfalls <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/vanessa-amoroso">Vanessa Amoroso</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, 06/08/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/uAxVJVyXlgs" width="610"></iframe>One of the most pressing animal welfare issues in the UK&mdash;the illicit puppy trade&mdash;has been gathering much momentum.</p> <p><strong>There have been headlines in the media, specialist television programmes, and increased focus and commitment from the Government in the form of consultations on changing relevant laws to better protect dogs.</strong></p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-1" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/uAxVJVyXlgs?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/educate-yourself-about-illicit-puppy-trade-pitfalls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Political advocacy Dogs & Cats britain cute furry home pet stores puppies puppy puppy mills shopping United Kingdom Video Wed, 08 Jun 2016 17:12:46 +0000 Vanessa Amoroso 107764 at http://www.ifaw.org Grand opening for Playa del Carmen animal clinic http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/grand-opening-playa-del-carmen-animal-clinic <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">Tue, 05/10/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/JzfcEHUL-Q0" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>After more than a year of planning, designing, and collaborating with our local partner Coco&rsquo;s Animal Welfare, our dream clinic in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is finally open.</p> <p>Last Saturday we had our grand opening celebration with friends and supporters, and I can&rsquo;t express how excited and happy I am to see this dream become a reality.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-2" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/JzfcEHUL-Q0?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/grand-opening-playa-del-carmen-animal-clinic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cats companion animals dogs Grand opening Mexico playa del carmen veterinarian Video Tue, 10 May 2016 20:30:00 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 107531 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Abandoned kitten recovers under watchful eye of CLAW founder’s little dog http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/watch-abandoned-kitten-recovers-under-watchful-eye-claw-founder%E2%80%99s-little-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/dogs-cats/mandi-smallhorne">Mandi Smallhorne</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, 04/07/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/iju9Pe4MzLU" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>They may not be as obvious &ndash; where dogs come to investigate, cats scarper &ndash; but cats are as much part of the work of Community Led Animal Welfare (CLAW) as dogs.</p> <p>Just like the dogs, cats benefit from vaccination, tick control and sterilisation &ndash; CLAW&rsquo;s Durban Deep clinic always has plenty of kittens for anyone wanting to adopt.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-3" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/iju9Pe4MzLU?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/watch-abandoned-kitten-recovers-under-watchful-eye-claw-founder%E2%80%99s-little-dog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Africa Beewee cat Community Led Animal Welfare de-clawing feral kitten rescue Video Thu, 07 Apr 2016 16:32:47 +0000 Mandi Smallhorne 107188 at http://www.ifaw.org One-eyed, one-clawed kitten gets a new home http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/one-eyed-one-clawed-kitten-gets-new-home <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">Mon, 03/14/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/drjyHaUSJt4" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Blacky was found in the street searching for food by a local rescuer. The woman who found him had experience rescuing dogs, but wasn&rsquo;t sure what to do with a cat, so she brought him to Coco&#39;s Animal Welfare Clinic. Unfortunately, due to space limitations the clinic was at full capacity, so he couldn&rsquo;t stay.</p> <p>While Coco&rsquo;s staff was advising her on how to find a foster home, my colleague Dr. Erika Flores saw him.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-4" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/drjyHaUSJt4?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/one-eyed-one-clawed-kitten-gets-new-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats adopt cat cute furry home kitten Mexico playa del carmen veterinary Video Mon, 14 Mar 2016 15:28:17 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 106935 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Helping a family foster a homeless dog and her puppies http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/watch-helping-family-foster-homeless-dog-and-her-puppies <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">Fri, 02/19/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/uW1TIqdTjtU" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>We were doing a survey in Guadalupana, a low-income neighborhood in Playa de Carmen, when we found a homeless mommy dog with six puppies.</p> <p>A kind neighbor had let the dog and her puppies stay on her patio. They were under a broken car which provided protection from the sun and the rain.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-5" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/uW1TIqdTjtU?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/watch-helping-family-foster-homeless-dog-and-her-puppies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats adopt cute Mexico play playa del carmen puppies safe video Video Fri, 19 Feb 2016 16:48:27 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 106725 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Hungry, abandoned Lupita recovers, is adopted http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/watch-hungry-abandoned-lupita-recovers-adopted <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">Thu, 02/04/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe width="610" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/GBz2ByjmJJM" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe></p> <p>My colleague Dr. Erika Flores saw her in the street in Playa del Carmen. It was a hot day, and she was very agitated. Thirsty. Starving.</p> <p>At first, she was very shy and wouldn&acute;t come close to us. But after half an hour and lots of patience, Dr. Erika gained her trust and, in the end, she actually turned out to be a very affectionate dog.</p> </div><div class="field field-type-emvideo field-field-embed-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="emvideo emvideo-video emvideo-youtube"><iframe id="media-youtube-html5-6" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/_l-3Zpx7lpQ?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/watch-hungry-abandoned-lupita-recovers-adopted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats animal rescue beach Coco's Clinic dog hungry Mexico playa del carmen street dog Video Thu, 04 Feb 2016 20:48:23 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 106614 at http://www.ifaw.org