http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/theme/video/rss.xml/1/14 en Top ten animal moments of 2013 that will make you go “awwwww…” http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/top-ten-animal-moments <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">Tue, 12/31/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>We&rsquo;ll admit it: We tug on your heartstrings every once in a while. From a gigantic mother rhinoceros to a small kitten named Rapunzel, animals sometimes need our help, and animal welfare organizations like IFAW try to provide help whenever&mdash;and wherever&mdash;needed.</p> <p><em>This is the second of two reviews highlighting the best moments of the year.</em></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"><div id="media-youtube-1" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-1"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/mn3Z4d25ils&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-1"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/mn3Z4d25ils&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" 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medicine for animals http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-germanys-tiertafel-vet-clinic-table-full-food-and-medicine-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/cats-and-dogs/alexa-kessler">Alexa Kessler</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, 12/19/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/_kZGuJr3uu0" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>I am sure it must have been fate that IFAW&rsquo;s regional partner organization, the Tiertafel, was using the same slogan as IFAW: &ldquo;A better world for animals and people&rdquo;.</p> <p>When I spoke to Claudia Hollm, founder of the Tiertafel, for the first time five years ago, it was clear immediately that our philosophy is very similar &ndash; despite our working within different scales.</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"><div id="media-youtube-2" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-2"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/_kZGuJr3uu0&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-2"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/_kZGuJr3uu0&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param 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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">Mon, 12/02/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/VZ2Dc5ritcI" width="610"></iframe></p> <p><em>Watch the amazing transformation and joyful new beginning from what had been a tough start for Coconut the dog.</em></p> <p class="rtecenter"><em>~~~</em></p> <p>In June, during a trip to the remote, south east side of Cozumel, my IFAW colleagues and I came upon a stray dog covered in used motor oil and little more than skin and bones.</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"><div id="media-youtube-3" 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12/02/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="343" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/8UvLpzS8Z_s" width="610"></iframe></p> <p>The video above shows some of the animals helped in the aftermath of the disaster following Super Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines.</p> <p>Everyone here at the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) wanted to take a moment to thank those that have supported our emergency relief efforts.</p> <p>Thank you.</p> <p><strong>--JG</strong></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"><div id="media-youtube-4" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-4"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/8UvLpzS8Z_s&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" 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& Cats Animal rescue Dogs & Cats assistance cats dogs Haiyan Philippines Vaccination veterinary video Video Mon, 02 Dec 2013 22:29:05 +0000 Jennifer Gardner 98491 at http://www.ifaw.org VIDEO: partnering with UNDP to help dogs in Bosnia http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/video-partnering-undp-help-dogs-bosnia <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">Tue, 11/19/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>Together with the United Nations Development Program a small IFAW team embarked on an exciting new journey in Bosnia helping Communities to solve the issues they have with roaming dogs for themselves.</p> <p>It is the first time a participatory approach is being used in such an instance, and the first results tell us we are on the right track.</p> <p>See these two videos to get an impression of the first Workshop we held in Bosnia.</p> <p>The process will continue over next months and we will keep you updated.</p> <p><strong>--KNA</strong></p> <p><em>WATCH PART ONE</em></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"><div id="media-youtube-5" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-5"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/uytnaoVPA4E&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-5"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/uytnaoVPA4E&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" 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continuation of animal rescue operations http://www.ifaw.org/united-states/news/watch-rapid-assessment-philippines-leads-continuation-animal-rescue-operations <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/jennifer-gardner">Jennifer Gardner</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, 11/18/2013</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="node-body"><p>We&#39;re back in Tacloban to continue our animal rescue operations.</p> <p>I&#39;m now joined by two veterinarians and an emergency responder from our partner group, the Philippine Animal Welfare Society (PAWS).</p> <p>In the next few days, our goal is to vaccinate close to 500 dogs and cats against rabies which is quite prevalent in the Philippines, and also administer injectable vitamins for companion and farm animals and hand out pet food.</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"><div id="media-youtube-6" class="media-youtube"> <div id="media-youtube-default-external-6"> <object type="application/x-shockwave-flash" height="292" width="460" data="http://www.youtube.com/v/aAX3ZlZIkFg&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" id="media-youtube-default-external-object-6"> <param name="movie" value="http://www.youtube.com/v/aAX3ZlZIkFg&amp;amp;rel=0&amp;amp;enablejsapi=1&amp;amp;playerapiid=ytplayer&amp;amp;fs=1" /> <param name="allowScriptAccess" value="sameDomain"/> <param name="quality" value="best"/> <param name="allowFullScreen" value="true"/> <param name="bgcolor" value="#FFFFFF"/> <param name="scale" value="noScale"/> <param name="salign" value="TL"/> <param name="FlashVars" 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