http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/13 en Honing animal care skills at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/honing-animal-care-skills-turpentine-creek-wildlife-refuge <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/conservation/meredith-whitney">Meredith Whitney</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">Jun 28 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="IFAW Wildlife Rescue Program Officer Meredith Whitney spent two weeks working at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, a refuge for abandoned, neglected and abused big cats.PHOTO: ©Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge" class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_28_17_turpentine_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="IFAW Wildlife Rescue Program Officer Meredith Whitney spent two weeks working at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, a refuge for abandoned, neglected and abused big cats.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/honing-animal-care-skills-turpentine-creek-wildlife-refuge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Tigers Big Cats Tigers Tue, 27 Jun 2017 21:06:16 +0000 Meredith Whitney 111802 at http://www.ifaw.org Program Dharma: Stopping rabies, helping dogs http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/program-dharma-stopping-rabies-helping-dogs <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/kate-nattrass-atema">Kate Nattrass Atema</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">Jun 16 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/sU9mK_tREHY" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>When Pak Lung found six puppies, he knew he had to do something. The elderly woman who owned their mother did not want them and was getting ready to leave them &ndash; and their mother &ndash; on the street.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/program-dharma-stopping-rabies-helping-dogs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats cats Community Animals companion animals dogs pets Tue, 27 Jun 2017 20:26:46 +0000 Kate Nattrass Atema 111797 at http://www.ifaw.org Western hoolock gibbon pair released into wild http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/western-hoolock-gibbon-pair-released-wild <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">Jun 14 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157682148431643" title="Gibbons"><img alt="Gibbons" height="343" src="https://c1.staticflickr.com/5/4285/34496167363_6f98dfe813_z.jpg" width="610" /></a></p> <script async src="//embedr.flickr.com/assets/client-code.js" charset="utf-8"></script> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/western-hoolock-gibbon-pair-released-wild" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Primates gibbon India monkey primate rehabilitation release wild Wed, 14 Jun 2017 16:06:17 +0000 Rupa Gandhi Chaudhary 111682 at http://www.ifaw.org Rehabbed orphans Chamilandu, Batoka have some wild elephant encounters http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/rehabbed-orphans-chamilandu-batoka-have-some-wild-elephant-encounters <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/lisa-olivier">Lisa Olivier</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">Jun 12 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="In recent months the pair has been spending less time sleeping in the protective boma." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/Chamma%20and%20Batoka.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 454px;" title="In recent months the pair has been spending less time sleeping in the protective boma." /></p> <p>It has been an interesting week for elephants Chamilandu (11 years) and Batoka (nine years) as the two gear up for release.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/rehabbed-orphans-chamilandu-batoka-have-some-wild-elephant-encounters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Elephants Animal rescue Elephants Fri, 09 Jun 2017 19:06:25 +0000 Lisa Olivier 111657 at http://www.ifaw.org Game of Thrones actor visits bear rehabilitation centre http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/game-thrones-actor-visits-bear-rehabilitation-centre <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/elena-zharkova">Elena Zharkova</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">Jun 8 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Yuri Kolokolnikov and daughters at the Orphan Bears Rehabilitation Centre." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/Yurianddaughters.JPG" style="width: 610px; height: 407px;" title="Yuri Kolokolnikov brought his daughters on his visit to the Orphan Bears Rehabilitation Centre." />Yuri Kolokolnikov, one of the actors in the hit television series Game of Thrones, recently visited the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) Orphan Bears Rehabilitation Centre (OBRC) with his daughters in tow.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/game-thrones-actor-visits-bear-rehabilitation-centre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Bears Orphan Bears Rehabilitation Center Yuri Kolokolnikov Thu, 08 Jun 2017 17:40:17 +0000 Elena Zharkova 111646 at http://www.ifaw.org Rehabbing Amur tiger cubs developing life skills http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/rehabbing-amur-tiger-cubs-developing-life-skills <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">Jun 1 2017</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Saikhan (formerly Yarik) and Lazovka are now fully familiarized with their larger enclosure at PRNCO Tiger Center." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/06_01_17_saikhan_0.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 377px;" title="Saikhan (formerly Yarik) and Lazovka are now fully familiarized with their larger enclosure at PRNCO Tiger Center." />Amur tiger cubs Saikhan (formerly Yarik) and Lazovka, undergoing rehabilitation at the Primorsky Regional Non-commercial Organization&nbsp;&ldquo;The Center for Rehabilitation and Reintroduction of Tigers and Other Rare Animals</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/rehabbing-amur-tiger-cubs-developing-life-skills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Conservation Animal rescue Tigers amur release russia Siberian stripes Tiger wild Thu, 01 Jun 2017 19:19:35 +0000 Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova 111566 at http://www.ifaw.org