Press Content Pane http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/press/rss.xml/1/13 en Taunton river dolphin dies shortly after rescue http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/taunton-river-dolphin-dies-shortly-after-rescue <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, 06/27/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="200" title="Taunton river dolphin dies shortly after rescue" alt="Taunton river dolphin dies shortly after rescue" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Taunton_Bottlednose-dolphine-_300px.jpg?1467044075" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Despite the best efforts of rescuers from the <a href="http://www.ifaw.org/">International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)</a>; a wayward bottlenose dolphin, died shortly after the team rescued it from the Taunton River on Saturday.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/taunton-river-dolphin-dies-shortly-after-rescue" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Animal rescue Dolphins animal rescue bottlenose dolphins dolphin marine mammal rescue MMRR Tursiops truncatus and research Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:14:58 +0000 adintino 107989 at http://www.ifaw.org NOAA/IFAW Statement: Massachusetts right whale death http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/noaaifaw-statement-massachusetts-right-whale-death <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">Fri, 05/06/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="410" height="308" title="A necropsy is being performed today on a dead Right whale found off Chatham." alt="A necropsy is being performed today on a dead Right whale found off Chatham." src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/IFAW-MMRR_2016-05-06_Chatham-CapeCod_RightWhaleNecropsy-05%20%282%29%20%28Custom%29_0.jpg?1462554890" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>On Thursday May 5, a dead North Atlantic right whale was reported near Morris Island. The Chatham Harbor Master towed it to Hardings Beach where a necropsy is being performed today with a large team from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, International Fund for Animal Welfare, University of North Carolina at Wilmington, Virginia Aquarium, Riverhead Foundation and the Center for Coastal Studies.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/noaaifaw-statement-massachusetts-right-whale-death" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Whales Animal rescue Whales necropsy NOAA North Atlantic right whale Fri, 06 May 2016 17:25:06 +0000 slajoie 107504 at http://www.ifaw.org Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Visit Indian Wildlife Rescue Centre http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/duke-and-duchess-cambridge-visit-indian-wildlife-rescue-centre <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">Tue, 04/12/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="189" title="©IFAW - archive photo" alt="©IFAW - archive photo" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/Ghajni-R-01_300px.jpg?1460483153" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Tomorrow (Wednesday) the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW &ndash; <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">www.ifaw.org</a>) and the Wildlife Trust of India (<a href="http://www.wildlifetrustofindia.org">www.wildlifetrustofindia.org</a>) will welcome the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to the Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation (CWRC), where they will witness first-hand orphaned Asian elephants and rhinos and other injured wildlife and meet the dedicated staff that rescue and care for these animals.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/duke-and-duchess-cambridge-visit-indian-wildlife-rescue-centre" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Animal rescue Tigers Wildlife trade Education Political advocacy Big Cats Elephants Rhinos Tigers Asian Elephants Centre for Wildlife Rehabilitation and Conservation clouded leopards CWRC rhinos Tue, 12 Apr 2016 17:47:01 +0000 adintino 107241 at http://www.ifaw.org NARSC Provides Emergency Sheltering, Rescues for Animals Affected by Historic Floods in South Carolina http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/node/105535 <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">Tue, 10/13/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="125" title="©IFAW" alt="©IFAW" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/10_02_15_joaquin_300px.jpg?1444760089" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong><em>National animal welfare agencies collaborate to provide immediate relief to pet owners, animal victims following devastating floods</em></strong></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/node/105535" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats animal rescue Disaster Responce dogs & cats NARSC National Animal Rescue and Sheltering Coalition Tue, 13 Oct 2015 18:20:50 +0000 adintino 105535 at http://www.ifaw.org China announces domestic ivory trade ban http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/china-announces-domestic-ivory-trade-ban <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">Fri, 09/25/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="610" height="343" title="China announces domestic ivory trade ban" alt="China announces domestic ivory trade ban" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/0_9_25_15_victory_0.jpg?1443211731" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><strong>(Sept. 25, 2015 &ndash; Yarmouth Port, MA)</strong> The President of China, Mr. Xi Jinping, and the President of the United States, Mr. Barack Obama, made history today by <a href="https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2015/09/25/fact-sheet-president-xi-jinpings-state-visit-united-states" target="_blank">announcing</a> that the two countries would take swift action to protect elephants from the ongoing poaching crisis.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/china-announces-domestic-ivory-trade-ban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Elephants Animal rescue Wildlife trade Elephants Fri, 25 Sep 2015 20:09:06 +0000 jhart@ifaw.org 105353 at http://www.ifaw.org To commemorate Hurricane Katrina, animal rescuers hone their skills http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/commemorate-hurricane-katrina-animal-rescuers-hone-their-skills <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">Thu, 08/27/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-image-optional"> <div class="field-label">Image:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_optional" width="300" height="187" title="To commemorate Hurricane Katrina, animal rescuers hone their skills" alt="To commemorate Hurricane Katrina, animal rescuers hone their skills" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/08_26_15_katrina_300px.jpg?1440689346" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Precisely ten years after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, disaster response experts from around the country gathered in Gonzales, LA for an intensive animal rescue boot-camp. <a href="http://www.ifaw.org">The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)</a> joined member agencies of the National Animal Rescue and Sheltering Coalition (NARSC) to conduct the trainings.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/commemorate-hurricane-katrina-animal-rescuers-hone-their-skills" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats animal rescuers cats companion animals dog Hurricane Katrina Thu, 27 Aug 2015 15:31:28 +0000 adintino 105108 at http://www.ifaw.org