http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/theme/video/rss.xml/4 en Eyesight compromised, a sick dog named Ruffo struggles to survive in Playa http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/eyesight-compromised-sick-dog-named-ruffo-struggles-survive-playa <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, 08/24/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/VVsVTNZ09vY" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Almost a year ago, September 7, 2015 to be exact, I was doing my monthly visit to one of the impoverished communities we assist in Playa del Carmen, where we provide veterinary services, and check up on past patients. A family asked if I could take a look at their dog because he was very sick.</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/VVsVTNZ09vY?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/eyesight-compromised-sick-dog-named-ruffo-struggles-survive-playa" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats adopt companion animal forever home love Mexico pet friend playa del carmen ruffo Video Wed, 24 Aug 2016 18:08:22 +0000 Erika Flores 108685 at http://www.ifaw.org Young right whale disentangled from fishing gear in Canada’s Bay of Fundy http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/young-right-whale-disentangled-fishing-gear-canadas-bay-fundy <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/mackie-green">Mackie Greene</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, 08/16/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/QcHY3-3qkTw" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>In the middle of the Bay of Fundy, in the deep water of the Grand Manan Basin about 50 km southeast of Campobello Island, a six-year-old male endangered right whale we eventually named FDR was wrapped in many lines of rope.</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/QcHY3-3qkTw?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/young-right-whale-disentangled-fishing-gear-canadas-bay-fundy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Whales Animal rescue Whales Bay of Fundy buoys Canada marine mammal rescue swim tangled whale Video Tue, 16 Aug 2016 20:02:04 +0000 Mackie Greene 108612 at http://www.ifaw.org Empowering youth on World Elephant Day to secure wildlife’s future http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/empowering-youth-world-elephant-day-secure-wildlifes-future <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-kingdom/about-us/wildlife-trade/azzedine-downes">Azzedine Downes</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, 08/11/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/o_-qJa8ylGA" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>This piece was co-authored by <a href="/node/108549" target="_blank">John Scanlon</a>, Secretary General, Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES)</em></p> <p>&ldquo;The future is in your hands.&rdquo;</p> <p>This is an oft-repeated statement in remarks about young people meant to inspire them.</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/o_-qJa8ylGA?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/empowering-youth-world-elephant-day-secure-wildlifes-future" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Wildlife trade Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Primates Rhinos children elephant future Ivory johannesburg South Africa tusk youth Video Thu, 11 Aug 2016 16:29:56 +0000 Azzedine Downes 108557 at http://www.ifaw.org Three flood-rescued rhino calves explore their outdoor paddock http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/three-flood-rescued-rhino-calves-explore-their-outdoor-paddock <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">Wed, 08/10/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/Wc9KshVrUwg" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Three of the eight rhino calves rescued from the floods in Kaziranga National Park last month were introduced yesterday into an outdoor paddock at the wildlife rescue centre run by the International Fund for Animal Welfare-Wildlife Trust of India (IFAW-WTI) and the Assam Forest Department.</p> <p>All eight rhino calves have been housed at the centre&rsquo;s large animal nursery since being rescued.</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/Wc9KshVrUwg?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/three-flood-rescued-rhino-calves-explore-their-outdoor-paddock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Rhinos Assam baby cute disaster floods India orphan rain rhino seasonal weather young Video Wed, 10 Aug 2016 18:55:48 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 108542 at http://www.ifaw.org INTERNATIONAL CAT DAY: How we help cats in Playa del Carmen http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/international-cat-day-how-we-help-cats-playa-del-carmen <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, 08/08/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/9Rtkv9ZvJBY" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>One of the things that I enjoy after a long day of work is to get home and cuddle with my two cats. Yes, I am a cat lover! And I feel very proud of the work that we do for cats in Playa del Carmen.</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/9Rtkv9ZvJBY?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/international-cat-day-how-we-help-cats-playa-del-carmen" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats adorable cat cat day Coco's Clinic cute fuzzy kitten lol Mexico playful Video Fri, 05 Aug 2016 20:31:34 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 108490 at http://www.ifaw.org First-ever seal disentanglement with new darting technique http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/first-ever-seal-disentanglement-new-darting-technique <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/brian-sharp">Brian Sharp</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, 08/04/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/JNmW1OIPmbE" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Rescuing any animal from an entanglement is a challenge, regardless of the species. Wary of our presence and unaware of our good intentions, they respond with fight or flight, and we are forced to capture them, restrain them, assess their health, and quickly extricate them from the life-threatening entanglement.</p> <p>This challenge is only further complicated when the focus of a rescue effort is a marine mammal, such as a seal.</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/JNmW1OIPmbE?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-kingdom/news/first-ever-seal-disentanglement-new-darting-technique" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Seals Cape Cod life threatening Massachusetts netting seal swimming tangled tranquilize Video Thu, 04 Aug 2016 18:35:56 +0000 Brian Sharp 108468 at http://www.ifaw.org