http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/13 en Community support through CLAW helps save greyhound http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/community-support-through-claw-helps-save-greyhound <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/node/103791">Jennifer Gerner</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, 05/27/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="It is thanks to your support that CLAW is able to provide much needed primary veterinary support to our communities." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_26_15_greyhound.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 475px;" title="It is thanks to your support that CLAW is able to provide much needed primary veterinary support to our communities." />Early in the morning CLAW received a frantic phone call from a concerned citizen to say there was a skinny stray running about on a busy street near the &ldquo;Township&rdquo; waterworks.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/community-support-through-claw-helps-save-greyhound" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats animal rescue claw community dog greyound Tue, 26 May 2015 20:03:18 +0000 Jennifer Gerner 104082 at http://www.ifaw.org Rhino injured in tiger attack takes first steps in his new paddock http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/rhino-injured-tiger-attack-takes-first-steps-his-new-paddock <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/staff/rupa-gandhi-chaudhary">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">Tue, 05/26/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/5_26_15_rhinoblog1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 458px;" title="A rhino we saved last November takes a drink in his new paddock" /></em></p> <p><em>The following is an account by veterinarian Dr Panjit Basumatary, who attended a call on a critically injured male rhino calf found in a backyard at Japori village on the fringes of Kaziranga National Park.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/rhino-injured-tiger-attack-takes-first-steps-his-new-paddock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Rhinos animal rescue Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation Dr. Bhaskar Choudhury IFAW India rhinos Tue, 26 May 2015 16:34:58 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 104080 at http://www.ifaw.org One year after release, rehabilitated Amur tigress caught on film in Russia http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/one-year-after-release-rehabilitated-amur-tigress-caught-film-russia <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/whales/dr-maria-masha-n-vorontsova">Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova</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, 05/26/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/DqoNZKIHb5k" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Thanks to four camera traps IFAW had donated to the Khingan Nature Reserve, we now have footage of Ilona the tigress that shows she is thriving in the wild and still sporting her tracking collar.</p> <p><strong>Ilona, now three years old, is one of the six orphan tiger cubs from the Russian Far East whom IFAW helped rehabilitate and release.</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"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/DqoNZKIHb5k&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/DqoNZKIHb5k&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" value="playerMode=embedded" /> <param name="wmode" value="transparent" /> <!-- Fallback content --> <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DqoNZKIHb5k"><img src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/emvideo-youtube-DqoNZKIHb5k.jpg" alt="See video" title="See video" width="460" height="292" /></a> </object> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/one-year-after-release-rehabilitated-amur-tigress-caught-film-russia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Tigers Tigers breeding camera trap Ilona marking russia territory Tiger Video Tue, 26 May 2015 19:43:29 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 104081 at http://www.ifaw.org First South African penguin hatchling of 2015 released to the wild http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/first-south-african-penguin-hatchling <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/dogs-cats/christina-pretorius">Christina Pretorius</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, 05/22/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_18_15_sanccob_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="AP25 was released at the Stony Point penguin colony in Betty’s Bay." />On April 30, the Southern African Foundation for the Conservation of Coastal Birds (SANCCOB), a long-time International Fund for Animal Welfare partner, successfully released its first African penguin hatchling of 2015.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/first-south-african-penguin-hatchling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Penguins Africa african penguin african penguin chicks Endangered Species Mon, 18 May 2015 15:36:14 +0000 Christina Pretorius 104017 at http://www.ifaw.org Long-term collared elephant study reveals wide-reaching travel, more potential human conflict areas http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/long-term-collared-elephant-study-reveals-wide-reaching-travel-more-potential-human-conflict-ar <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/elephants/evan-mkala">Evan Mkala </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, 05/19/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong><img alt="IFAW, in partnership with the School for Field Studies and the Kenya Wildlife Service, collared 12 elephants." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/05_18_15_collaredelle.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 446px;" title="IFAW, in partnership with the School for Field Studies and the Kenya Wildlife Service, collared 12 elephants." /></strong></p> <p>Where do the elephants of Amboseli National Park go when they leave the protected boundaries of the park?</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/long-term-collared-elephant-study-reveals-wide-reaching-travel-more-potential-human-conflict-ar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Animal rescue Wildlife trade Elephants Amboselli animal human conflict elephants Ivory movement tracking collars Mon, 18 May 2015 19:51:50 +0000 Evan Mkala 104019 at http://www.ifaw.org VIDEO: CLAW teaches South African township residents animals are precious http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/video-claw-teaches-south-african-township-residents-animals-are-precious <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/cats-and-dogs/cora-bail-0">Cora Bailey</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, 05/19/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="true" bgcolor="#131313" height="396" src="http://www.sbs.com.au/news/dateline/article/2015/05/19/blog-coras-devotion" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="640"></iframe></p> <p><em>In the above window, scroll down just a bit to watch the wonderful video featuring the author as she works with her clients in the townships of South Africa. &nbsp;-ED</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/video-claw-teaches-south-african-township-residents-animals-are-precious" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Africa caring communities poor South townships veterinary Video Tue, 19 May 2015 16:29:25 +0000 Cora Bailey 104029 at http://www.ifaw.org