Posts Tagged ‘ dogs cats ’

Saving rare rabbits and caring for pets in the Nama-Karoo of South Africa

17. Oktober 2017
Saving rare rabbits and caring for pets in the Nama-Karoo of South Africa

Christina Pretorius Oct 17 2017 The statistics speak for themselves. Population (human): 1,200; Population (dog and cat): 241; Veterinary support: None; Nearest state veterinary service (free service): Four hour drive on a dirt road; Nearest veterinary practice (not free): two hour drive on a dirt road. read more
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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 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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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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CLAW delivers a dream in Johannesburg

20. September 2017

Taren Welthagen Sep 20 2017 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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Wildlife, the forgotten victims of Hurricane Harvey

7. September 2017
Wildlife, the forgotten victims of Hurricane Harvey

Shannon Walajtys Sep 7 2017 read more
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Hurricane Harvey response moves from rescue to recovery

2. September 2017
Hurricane Harvey response moves from rescue to recovery

Shannon Walajtys Sep 2 2017 Today’s forecast across Texas calls for sunshine, a brief respite from the torrential rainfall that has devastated entire communities this last week. More than 32,000 people are currently sheltered throughout the state, and 210,000 people have applied for emergency government assistance. read more
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Injured dog rescued from Hurricane Harvey flood waters

31. August 2017

Shannon Walajtys Aug 31 2017 Our rescue team arrived on Tuesday, alongside Best Friends, Safe Haven Equine Rescue and Code 3 Associates to assist the Houston SPCA with animal rescue efforts. We worked late into the night organizing equipment, boat motors and rescue gear for day one of animal rescue. read more
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Disaster Response team deploys to Hurricane Harvey

29. August 2017
Disaster Response team deploys to Hurricane Harvey

Shannon Walajtys Aug 29 2017 read more
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