http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/everything/rss.xml/1/14 en Eyesight compromised, a sick dog named Ruffo struggles to survive in Playa http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/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-states/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-states/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 16:23:10 +0000 Erika Flores 108678 at http://www.ifaw.org South Africa clinic treats, cares for two dogs who cope with hardships differently http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/south-africa-clinic-treats-cares-two-dogs-who-cope-hardships-differently <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/rosalind-spencer-stone">Rosalind Spencer Stone</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, 08/23/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Goldie was one of two emaciated dogs that arrived at the Mdzananda Animal Clinic within days of one another. She was the more friendly and enthusiastic of the two." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/08_23_16_boerbul1.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Goldie was one of two emaciated dogs that arrived at the Mdzananda Animal Clinic within days of one another.</p /> </p></div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/south-africa-clinic-treats-cares-two-dogs-who-cope-hardships-differently" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats dog hungry johannesburg love mans best friend rescue South Africa veterinary care Tue, 23 Aug 2016 13:51:14 +0000 Rosalind Spencer Stone 108671 at http://www.ifaw.org A plethora of puppies! http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/plethora-puppies <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/mandi-smallhorne">Mandi Smallhorne</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, 08/09/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><a data-flickr-embed="true" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/animalrescueblog/albums/72157671324798762" title="CLAW Puppies"><img alt="CLAW Puppies" height="343" src="https://c8.staticflickr.com/9/8632/28255615223_e6b888aea3_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/plethora-puppies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Dogs & Cats clinic cute dogs friendly fuzzy ill love puppies sick South Africa veterinary care Slideshow Tue, 09 Aug 2016 13:50:22 +0000 Mandi Smallhorne 108504 at http://www.ifaw.org INTERNATIONAL CAT DAY: How we help cats in Playa del Carmen http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/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-states/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-html5-2" 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-states/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 20:20:00 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 108485 at http://www.ifaw.org Saving dogs of Bali one visit at a time http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/saving-balinese-dogs-one-visit-time <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">Wed, 08/03/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/C9sZPjGtTa0" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>This blog is the first in a series on the Participatory Learning and Action Program in Bali. </em></p> <p>Edo was just a few weeks old when he started getting sick. He hadn&rsquo;t eaten for a day. He had vomited, and was hot to the touch. He was struggling to walk.</p> <p>Thankfully his owner decided to call the Participatory Learning and Action (PLA) team to come and check on him.</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/C9sZPjGtTa0?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/saving-balinese-dogs-one-visit-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Bali BAWA companion animals dog pets PLA puppies puppy rabies veterinary care Video Wed, 03 Aug 2016 20:26:26 +0000 Kate Nattrass Atema 108457 at http://www.ifaw.org IFAW aids with deplorable animal cruelty case in Westport, MA http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/ifaw-aids-deplorable-animal-cruelty-case-westport-ma <div class="field field-type-date field-field-date"> <div class="field-label">Publication Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Mon, 08/01/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>The Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources requested assistance from International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW &ndash; <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">www.ifaw.org</a>) to help care for and relocate more than 1,000 animals kept in appalling conditions in Westport, MA. The menagerie of neglected birds, rabbits, goats, sheep, cattle, horses left without access to food and water makes this the biggest farm animal cruelty case in the Northeastern, U.S.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/ifaw-aids-deplorable-animal-cruelty-case-westport-ma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Animal Rescue League of Boston ARL ASPCA farm animals Mon, 01 Aug 2016 20:55:49 +0000 adintino 108437 at http://www.ifaw.org