Posts Tagged ‘ Animal rescue ’

Animals from St John reunited with owners after months of separation

16. Oktober 2017

Jennifer Gardner Oct 16 2017 Happy tears streamed down Elsa Angel’s face as she opened the crate and hugged her dog. They had been separated for over three months. Elsa was unable to return to her home on St. John after Hurricanes Irma and Maria ravaged the island. It was a beautiful moment to...
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IFAW donors visit Bejing Raptor Rescue Center

11. Oktober 2017
IFAW donors visit Bejing Raptor Rescue Center

Laurie Wilson Oct 11 2017 IFAW supporters Adrien & Gary Amadeo were traveling to China for humanitarian reasons – their own project to help children in impoverished rural schools.  They decided to include their love of animals on their trip as well with a visit to IFAW's Bejing Raptor Rescue Center (BRRC). read more
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Supporter-named orphan bears return to Russian wild

6. Oktober 2017

Dr. Maria (Masha) N. Vorontsova Oct 6 2017 This year, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) plans to release 12 cubs in 4 regions – Pskov, Tver, Kirov region and the Komi Republic. Our supporters had the opportunity to name a few of these cubs, and here are some of their stories.  read more
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Matriarch of elephant orphan herd in Zambia may be pregnant

3. Oktober 2017
Matriarch of elephant orphan herd in Zambia may be pregnant

Lisa Olivier Oct 3 2017 The matriarch, Chamilandu, of a release herd in Kafue National Park, reached an important stage of her rehabilitation on September 20, 2017. read more
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IFAW Disaster Response: Redeploying to the US Virgin Islands

2. Oktober 2017

Res (Andreas) Krebs Oct 2 2017   IFAW Disaster Response teams have re-deployed to the US Virgin Islands of St. John and St. Thomas, and are working to reunite lost animals with their owners who were forced to evacuate. read more
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Volunteering with orphaned elephants in Zambia

28. September 2017
Volunteering with orphaned elephants in Zambia

Lisa Olivier Sep 28 2017 The following blog was submitted by Kafue Release Facility research volunteer Lina Schaefer. – LO read more
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IFAW Disaster Response: earthquake in Mexico

25. September 2017
IFAW Disaster Response: earthquake in Mexico

Erika Flores Sep 25 2017 As soon as we had heard of the terrible earthquake in Mexico City, our team in Playa del Carmen knew we had to respond. Together with our partner Coco’s Animal Welfare, we assembled a team of veterinarians to rescue and treat animals injured in the quake. Arrival read more
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Hearts are heavy as IFAW Disaster Teams are evacuated in the face of Hurricane Maria

18. September 2017
Hearts are heavy as IFAW Disaster Teams are evacuated in the face of Hurricane Maria

Shannon Walajtys Sep 18 2017 read more
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A sweet reunification during IFAW wildlife assessments in Barbuda

17. September 2017
A sweet reunification during IFAW wildlife assessments in Barbuda

Jennifer Gardner Sep 17 2017 read more
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US Coast Guard helps IFAW deliver aid for animals on St. John

17. September 2017
US Coast Guard helps IFAW deliver aid for animals on St. John

Res (Andreas) Krebs Sep 17 2017 It’s my first time deploying with IFAW’s Disaster Response team, and it has been an eye-opening experience. The team was sent to the US Virgin Islands of St. John and St. Thomas to assess the impact of Hurricane Irma, and to inform the relevant authorities of what is...
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Hurricane Irma Disaster Response team assess damage to wildlife populations on Barbuda

16. September 2017
Hurricane Irma Disaster Response team assess damage to wildlife populations on Barbuda

Erika Flores Sep 16 2017 Hurricane Irma tore across the island of Barbuda, leaving destruction in her wake and forcing 1,600 people to evacuate. Our disaster response team was contacted by Antigua and Barbuda's Ministry of the Environment to assess the condition of wildlife habitats and populations. Reports of the destruction and impact have...
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IFAW Disaster Response Teams heading to Caribbean to help animals in distress

14. September 2017

Shannon Walajtys Sep 14 2017 Islands throughout the Caribbean have been devastated by Hurricane Irma. Houses are destroyed, power is out, and people have been separated from their animals. Now IFAW teams are deploying to the islands of Antigua, Barbuda, St. John and St. Thomas to help these communities and their animals. read more
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