Ukraine update: Armed gunmen rough up shelter staff, shoot a dog

maart 27, 2015
Shot dog recovering

Shot dog recovering

For many months, danger and chaos have been a part of daily life at the Gorlovka animal shelter in Eastern Ukraine.  And then one day, things got even worse.

Armed gunmen invaded the shelter and stole any supplies they wanted.  They beat all of the shelter workers and fired their weapons at the animals. 

Ukraine update: Armed gunmen rough up shelter staff, shoot a dog

maart 27, 2015
Shot dog recovering

Shot dog recovering

For many months, danger and chaos have been a part of daily life at the Gorlovka animal shelter in Eastern Ukraine.  And then one day, things got even worse.

Armed gunmen invaded the shelter and stole any supplies they wanted.  They beat all of the shelter workers and fired their weapons at the animals. 

Ukraine update: Armed gunmen rough up shelter staff, shoot a dog

maart 27, 2015
Shot dog recovering

Shot dog recovering

For many months, danger and chaos have been a part of daily life at the Gorlovka animal shelter in Eastern Ukraine.  And then one day, things got even worse.

Armed gunmen invaded the shelter and stole any supplies they wanted.  They beat all of the shelter workers and fired their weapons at the animals. 

Ukraine update: Armed gunmen rough up shelter staff, shoot a dog

maart 27, 2015
Shot dog recovering

Shot dog recovering

For many months, danger and chaos have been a part of daily life at the Gorlovka animal shelter in Eastern Ukraine.  And then one day, things got even worse.

Armed gunmen invaded the shelter and stole any supplies they wanted.  They beat all of the shelter workers and fired their weapons at the animals. 

Ukraine update: Armed gunmen rough up shelter staff, shoot a dog

maart 27, 2015
Shot dog recovering

Shot dog recovering

For many months, danger and chaos have been a part of daily life at the Gorlovka animal shelter in Eastern Ukraine.  And then one day, things got even worse.

Armed gunmen invaded the shelter and stole any supplies they wanted.  They beat all of the shelter workers and fired their weapons at the animals. 

17 Critically endangered stranded turtles are released in Florida

maart 27, 2015
This was a record year with over 1,200 sea turtles stranding on Cape Cod beaches

This was a record year with over 1,200 sea turtles stranding on Cape Cod beaches.

Katelyn Olsson, IFAW's Marine Mammal Rescue and Research Americorps team member filed this post about her efforts in this recent turtle rescue and release. -- KP

DFO covers up value of products from the 2014 commercial seal hunt

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maart 27, 2015
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DFO covers up value of products from the 2014 commercial seal hunt

In an unprecedented move, Canada’s Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) is refusing to release the quantity and landed value of products from the 2014 commercial seal hunt in what IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare) believes to be a cover up.

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Toronto, ON
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Michelle Cliffe (IFAW CA)
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