Spotlight Berlin: With some help, young Bernie the St. Bernard and his owner remain together

Fri, 12/09/2011
Bernie the St. Bernard helped by IFAW partner Tiertafle in Berlin, Germany.

Bernie the St. Bernard helped by IFAW partner Tiertafle in Berlin, Germany.Bernie had collapsed while waiting outside the Tiertafel building in Berlin, Germany. When we arrived he was in the waiting room with his owner, standing still with the heavy, drooping face so well known to dogs of his breed – the Saint Bernard.

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Dear [order-first-name], Thank you so much for your [order-total] donation to our 'Love the Animals' Holiday giving campaign. If you have placed an order for Ellie the Elephant and/or the 'Love the Animals' collectible poster, your gifts will be on the way to you in time for the Holidays. I hope you're proud of what you're helping us accomplish for animals - you are truly making a lifesaving difference. Please let your family and friends know about our Love the Animals campaign by sending them an e-mail. I've attached some suggested text at the bottom of this e-mail. Thanks once again for your donation, and especially for your dedication to helping animals in need. Warmest holiday wishes, Fred O'Regan IFAW CEO
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Mit Ihrer monatlichen Spende geben Sie uns die Möglichkeit, verwaiste Wildtiere zu versorgen. Sie helfen uns, die notwendige medizinische Versorgung in unseren Tierkliniken sicherzustellen und Sie sorgen dafür, dass wir einsatzbereit sind, um Tiere in Katastrophengebieten zu retten.

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Return to 2005 could spell disaster for endangered species

Thu, 12/08/2011
A grizzly bear in Vancouver, B.C.

Yesterday, the House of Representatives full Committee on Natural Resources held the first of what will likely be a series of hearings on the landmark Endangered Species Act (ESA), which has been protecting imperiled plants and animals and riling land developers and other industries for almost four decades. 

Germany’s Tiertafel Clinic is more than a “soup kitchen” for animals

Wed, 12/07/2011
Maxine the tabby at Germany's Tiertafel Clinic in Berlin.

Maxine the tabby at Germany's Tiertafel Clinic in Berlin.There are all sorts of ideas about the types of people who might patronize a “soup kitchen for animals”.  And it can raise all sorts of questions. Why get a pet if you can’t afford it? How did you end up unable to care for your animal? Why don’t you give your pet away to someone who has more money?

Sad but true, Australian Government sings the Coral Sea blues

Wed, 12/07/2011
IMAGE: RT Sea Blog

Oceans cover 71 per cent of Earth, hence its nickname, the blue planet. But guess how much of the world’s oceans are fully protected? 

Just ONE per cent.  Shocking isn’t it?  Millions of species, including ours, rely on the oceans and yet 99 per cent of it is left virtually unprotected.

UAE Ministry and IFAW Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

Wed, 12/07/2011
UAE Ministry and IFAW Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

The UAE Ministry of Environment and Water and IFAW’s office in Dubai signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) intended to promote environmental education and create awareness about environmental conservation.

Dr. Elsayed Ahmed Ahmed Mohammed, Regional Director of IFAW Middle East and North Africa office and Dr. Mariam Hassan Al-Shanasi, Undersecretary of the Technical Affairs at the Ministry of Environment and Water signed the MoU in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Ohio task force recommends statewide ban on big cats, but a national solution is needed

Wed, 12/07/2011
Authorities survey the horrific scene in Zanesville Ohio. Photo: c. AP

Authorities survey the horrific scene in Zanesville Ohio. Photo: c. APLast week, following the recent incident in Zanesville, Ohio, where the owner of a backyard menagerie of big cats and other wild animals opened his cages before killing himself the task force formed by Ohio Gov.

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Je voulais vous remercier personnellement pour votre généreux don de €.

Votre générosité permettra de protéger des chiens contre la glace et la neige dans le rude hiver canadien. Dans leurs niches toutes neuves, ils seront bien au chaud et en sécurité.

C'est vraiment un don vital pour ces chiens et pour bien d'autres animaux dans le besoin. Sans vous, nous ne pourrions vraiment pas accomplir notre travail pour les animaux.

Si vous souhaitez en faire plus, demandez à vos amis et à vos connaissances de soutenir IFAW. Si vous possédez une page Facebook, partagez ce message avec vos amis, pour leur montrer ce que vous accomplissez pour les animaux.

Merci encore pour votre don et surtout pour votre engagement envers les animaux en détresse dans le monde entier.

Avec toute ma gratitude,

Azzedine Downes
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