http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/13 en On World Snake Day, a tale of an unlikely rescue in India http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/world-snake-day-tale-unlikely-rescue-india <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/node/92736">Sheren Shrestha</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, 07/16/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="Young trinket snakes at the IFAW Bear Rescue Center in Pakke, Arunachal Pradesh awaiting release into the wild." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/Image-1_Trinket-snakes-before-release_v3.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 377px;" title="Young trinket snakes at the IFAW Bear Rescue Center in Pakke, Arunachal Pradesh awaiting release into the wild." />Today, World Snake Day, we look at a rescue unlike any other case that we had attended to. Our International Fund for Animal Welfare &ndash; Wildlife Trust of India (IFAW-WTI) veterinarian Dr.</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/world-snake-day-tale-unlikely-rescue-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dr. Jahan Ahmed Nameri National Park snake Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:56:16 +0000 Sheren Shrestha 100860 at http://www.ifaw.org After disaster in Bosnia, guiding Jajce and Gradacac towards a dog management plan http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/after-disaster-bosnia-guiding-jajce-and-gradacac-towards-dog-management-plan <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/james-pirnay">James Pirnay</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, 07/11/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="The group in Gradacac included representatives from the municipality, private and public veterinarians, teachers, pensions association, representatives of the disabled, and the media. " class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Gradacac%20group%20pic_web_1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 456px;" title="The group in Gradacac included representatives from the municipality, private and public veterinarians, teachers, pensions association, representatives of the disabled, and the media. " /></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/after-disaster-bosnia-guiding-jajce-and-gradacac-towards-dog-management-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Education Dogs & Cats bosnia dogs Education Gradacac HCD Jajce UNDP Fri, 11 Jul 2014 16:13:45 +0000 James Pirnay 100844 at http://www.ifaw.org Animal crisis in Ukraine: 900 starving dogs rescued so far http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/animal-crisis-ukraine <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/shannon-walajtys">Shannon Walajtys</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, 07/09/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><object height="458" width="610"><param name="flashvars" value="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157645545749006%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157645545749006%2F&amp;set_id=72157645545749006&amp;jump_to=" /><param name="movie" value="https://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=143270" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed allowfullscreen="true" flashvars="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2Fanimalrescueblog%2Fsets%2F72157645545749006%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_s</object></p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/animal-crisis-ukraine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats animal shelter dogs Donetsk Kramatorsk Pif Shelter Ukraine Slideshow Wed, 09 Jul 2014 17:35:12 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 100795 at http://www.ifaw.org Tupelo tornado dog survivors get adopted into loving families http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/tupelo-tornado-dog-survivors-get-adopted-loving-families <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/node/2459">Michael Booth</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, 07/08/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em>Our great partners at the </em><a href="http://www.warl.org/" target="_blank"><em>Washington Animal Rescue League</em></a><em> (WARL) sent in this heartwarming update of some very lucky dogs that survived a tornado and have now found new families. --MB</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/tupelo-tornado-dog-survivors-get-adopted-loving-families" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats adoption animal rescuer dogs tornado Mon, 07 Jul 2014 18:40:26 +0000 Michael Booth 100764 at http://www.ifaw.org Rescued from horrendous cruelty, inspirational "moon bear" Chu Chu dies peacefully in China http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/rescued-horrendous-cruelty-inspirational-moon-bear-chu-chu-dies-peacefully-china <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/grace-ge-gabriel">Grace Ge Gabriel</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, 07/07/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Grace has devoted her career to animal welfare ever since she saw Chu Chu, an Asiatic Black Bear, rescued from a life in cruel captivity." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Grace%20at%20work_web_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 405px;" title="Grace has devoted her career to animal welfare ever since she saw Chu Chu, an Asiatic Black Bear, rescued from a life in cruel captivity." /></p> <p><strong>Chu Chu, the Asiatic black bear who inspired me to join the cause for animal welfare nearly two decades ago, recently died peacefully in China.</strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/rescued-horrendous-cruelty-inspirational-moon-bear-chu-chu-dies-peacefully-china" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Wildlife trade Political advocacy Bears Animals Asia Foundation Asiatic Black Bears bear bile Chu Chu Grace Ge Gabriel Moon bears Pan Yu Bear Sanctuary Mon, 07 Jul 2014 15:28:39 +0000 Grace Ge Gabriel 100760 at http://www.ifaw.org Extending a helping hand after wildlife rehab center in Tennessee is ravaged by fire http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/extending-helping-hand-after-wildlife-rehab-center-tennessee-ravaged-fire <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/shannon-walajtys">Shannon Walajtys</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, 07/04/2014</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/IMG_6992._webjpg.jpg" style="width: 310px; height: 413px;" />In the early morning hours on June 23, a fire ravaged the <a href="http://waldenspuddle.org/" target="_blank">Walden&rsquo;s Puddle Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Center</a> in Joelton, Tennessee.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/extending-helping-hand-after-wildlife-rehab-center-tennessee-ravaged-fire" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue animals deer Diane Treadwell fire foxes hawks IFAW Disaster Response Team Joelton Lane Boyd Nashville Fire department National Wildlife Rehabilitation Association Conference opossums rabbits raccoon rescue Rondi Large smoke inhalation squirrels Tennessee Walden's Puddle Wildlife Rehabilitation and Education Center WildCare Foundation Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:11:06 +0000 Shannon Walajtys 100716 at http://www.ifaw.org