http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/video/rss.xml/1/14 en Grand opening for Playa del Carmen animal clinic http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/grand-opening-playa-del-carmen-animal-clinic <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">Tue, 05/10/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/JzfcEHUL-Q0" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>After more than a year of planning, designing, and collaborating with our local partner Coco&rsquo;s Animal Welfare, our dream clinic in Playa del Carmen, Mexico is finally open.</p> <p>Last Saturday we had our grand opening celebration with friends and supporters, and I can&rsquo;t express how excited and happy I am to see this dream become a reality.</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/JzfcEHUL-Q0?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/grand-opening-playa-del-carmen-animal-clinic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats cats companion animals dogs Grand opening Mexico playa del carmen veterinarian Video Tue, 10 May 2016 20:16:47 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 107526 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Abandoned kitten recovers under watchful eye of CLAW founder’s little dog http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-abandoned-kitten-recovers-under-watchful-eye-claw-founder%E2%80%99s-little-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/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">Thu, 04/07/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/iju9Pe4MzLU" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>They may not be as obvious &ndash; where dogs come to investigate, cats scarper &ndash; but cats are as much part of the work of Community Led Animal Welfare (CLAW) as dogs.</p> <p>Just like the dogs, cats benefit from vaccination, tick control and sterilisation &ndash; CLAW&rsquo;s Durban Deep clinic always has plenty of kittens for anyone wanting to adopt.</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/iju9Pe4MzLU?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-abandoned-kitten-recovers-under-watchful-eye-claw-founder%E2%80%99s-little-dog" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Africa Beewee cat Community Led Animal Welfare de-clawing feral kitten rescue Video Thu, 07 Apr 2016 16:32:47 +0000 Mandi Smallhorne 107188 at http://www.ifaw.org One-eyed, one-clawed kitten gets a new home http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/one-eyed-one-clawed-kitten-gets-new-home <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, 03/14/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/drjyHaUSJt4" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>Blacky was found in the street searching for food by a local rescuer. The woman who found him had experience rescuing dogs, but wasn&rsquo;t sure what to do with a cat, so she brought him to Coco&#39;s Animal Welfare Clinic. Unfortunately, due to space limitations the clinic was at full capacity, so he couldn&rsquo;t stay.</p> <p>While Coco&rsquo;s staff was advising her on how to find a foster home, my colleague Dr. Erika Flores saw 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/drjyHaUSJt4?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/one-eyed-one-clawed-kitten-gets-new-home" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats adopt cat cute furry home kitten Mexico playa del carmen veterinary Video Mon, 14 Mar 2016 15:28:17 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 106935 at http://www.ifaw.org WATCH: Helping a family foster a homeless dog and her puppies http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-helping-family-foster-homeless-dog-and-her-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/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">Fri, 02/19/2016</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/uW1TIqdTjtU" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>We were doing a survey in Guadalupana, a low-income neighborhood in Playa de Carmen, when we found a homeless mommy dog with six puppies.</p> <p>A kind neighbor had let the dog and her puppies stay on her patio. They were under a broken car which provided protection from the sun and the rain.</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-html5-4" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/uW1TIqdTjtU?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-helping-family-foster-homeless-dog-and-her-puppies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats adopt cute Mexico play playa del carmen puppies safe video Video Fri, 19 Feb 2016 16:48:27 +0000 Joaquin de la Torre 106725 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-html5-5" 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 Dramatic rescues, huge policy wins for animals in 2015 http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/dramatic-rescues-huge-policy-wins-animals <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">Sun, 12/27/2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/-V1iV9K7EjM" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>I am inspired every day by the dramatic rescue of individual elephants, whales, tigers, bears, dogs and cats, such as those showcased in the above video.</p> <p>Thanks to millions of supporters around the world, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) provides hands-on care to orphaned and injured bears, elephants and rhinos, domestic animals suffering in the wake of disasters, and tens of thousands of dogs and cats in impoverished communities.</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-html5-6" title="YouTube video player" class="media-youtube-html5" type="text/html" width="460" height="292" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/-V1iV9K7EjM?hd=1" frameborder="0"></iframe> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/dramatic-rescues-huge-policy-wins-animals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dogs & Cats Whales Animal rescue Tigers Wildlife trade Political advocacy Dogs & Cats Elephants Tigers Whales bears climate change cute end of year fuzzy ivory ban New Year Tiger tiger cubs Victories whales wildlife trade Video Tue, 22 Dec 2015 17:05:35 +0000 Azzedine Downes 106315 at http://www.ifaw.org