http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/publications/rss.xml/1/14 en Finding a way to help Mary, a homeless dog http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/finding-way-help-mary-homeless-dog <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/lisa-cant-haylett">Lisa Cant-Haylett</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, 02/10/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><em><img alt="Mary went from stray, broken puppy to a beloved member of a family." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/02_10_16_mary.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 343px;" title="Mary went from stray, broken puppy to a beloved member of a family." />This story comes to us from Brian Bergman, Head Veterinarian at the Mdzananda Animal Clinic.--LCH</em></p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/finding-way-help-mary-homeless-dog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue adopt Africa companion animals family heal Mdzananda Animal Clinic pets recover stray Wed, 10 Feb 2016 15:29:09 +0000 Lisa Cant-Haylett 106655 at http://www.ifaw.org With drought still ravaging South Africa, at least CLAW’s got power! http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/drought-still-ravaging-south-africa-least-claw%E2%80%99s-got-power <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, 02/09/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="position: relative; padding-bottom: 61%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;"> <iframe frameborder="0" id="iframe" scrolling="no" src="//flickrit.com/slideshowholder.php?height=60&amp;size=big&amp;setId=72157664507127765&amp;click=true&amp;credit=1&amp;thumbnails=1&amp;transition=0&amp;layoutType=responsive&amp;sort=0" style="width:100%; height:100%; position: absolute; top:0; left:0;"></iframe></div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Rain in January brought some relief to a parched South Africa and many pictures were posted of farming folk dancing as the big drops came down.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/drought-still-ravaging-south-africa-least-claw%E2%80%99s-got-power" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Africa billery cats claw companion animals dogs drought johannesburg pet ticks Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:02:10 +0000 Mandi Smallhorne 106647 at http://www.ifaw.org A fearful Bosnian dog’s transformation http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/fearful-bosnian-dog%E2%80%99s-transformation <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/kati-loeffler">Kati Loeffler</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, 02/05/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>&nbsp;</p> <div style="position: relative; padding-bottom: 61%; height: 0; overflow: hidden;"> <iframe frameborder="0" id="iframe" scrolling="no" src="//flickrit.com/slideshowholder.php?height=60&amp;size=big&amp;setId=72157664152986222&amp;click=true&amp;credit=1&amp;thumbnails=1&amp;transition=0&amp;layoutType=responsive&amp;sort=0" style="width:100%; height:100%; position: absolute; top:0; left:0;"></iframe></div> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>I am humbled by the courage of the animals we rescue.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/fearful-bosnian-dog%E2%80%99s-transformation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats bosnia doghouses Germany Helmut move Nemo relocate Slideshow Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:53:44 +0000 Kati Loeffler 106621 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Hungry, abandoned Lupita recovers, is adopted http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-hungry-abandoned-lupita-recovers-adopted <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">Thu, 02/04/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe width="610" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/GBz2ByjmJJM" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe></p> <p>My colleague Dr. Erika Flores saw her in the street in Playa del Carmen. It was a hot day, and she was very agitated. Thirsty. Starving.</p> <p>At first, she was very shy and wouldn&acute;t come close to us. But after half an hour and lots of patience, Dr. Erika gained her trust and, in the end, she actually turned out to be a very affectionate dog.</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/_l-3Zpx7lpQ?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-hungry-abandoned-lupita-recovers-adopted" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats animal rescue beach Coco's Clinic dog hungry Mexico playa del carmen street dog Video Thu, 04 Feb 2016 20:48:23 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 106614 at http://www.ifaw.org Boerbul makes gallant effort in Mdzananda http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/boerbul-makes-gallant-effort-mdzananda <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">Mon, 02/01/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="On New Year’s Day it seemed Frank, a Boerbul, had turned the corner: he walked happily around the clinic following me as I did the rounds." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/02_01_16_frank.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 434px;" title="On New Year’s Day it seemed Frank, a Boerbul, had turned the corner: he walked happily around the clinic following me as I did the rounds." />As l watched the large Boerbul walk into the clinic, he didn&rsquo;t move with enthusiasm, but it was not resignation either.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/boerbul-makes-gallant-effort-mdzananda" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats Africa clinic ditch dog Mdzananda miracle recovery sick veterinary care Mon, 01 Feb 2016 19:17:23 +0000 Rosalind Spencer Stone 106592 at http://www.ifaw.org Blog Roundup: Our recent Bosnia to Germany dog move http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/blog-roundup-our-recent-bosnia-germany-dog-move <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/united-states/about-us/wildlife-trade/azzedine-downes">Azzedine Downes</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">Thu, 01/28/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><img alt="Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped." class="caption" src="http://d2mlnkprj9wd81.cloudfront.net/sites/default/files/wordpress/image/01_28_16_bosnia_listicle.jpg" style="width: 610px; height: 434px;" title="Ellie Milano with one of the dogs we helped." /></p> <p>In the final months of 2015, our companion animals team morphed into an animal rescue team. As the result of a <a href="/node/98679" target="_blank">Humane Community Development</a> programme that we executed in Jajce, Bosnia, we shut the dilapidated municipal shelter there and transported 66 dogs to new, loving homes in Germany.</p> </div><p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/blog-roundup-our-recent-bosnia-germany-dog-move" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats bosnia companion animals cute dog move forever home furry Germany Jacjce relocate shelter Wed, 27 Jan 2016 18:53:36 +0000 Azzedine Downes 106555 at http://www.ifaw.org