Posts Tagged ‘ international fund for animal welfare ’

Thinking outside the box for Asia’s animals

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29. Juni 2011

The Asia for Animals conference held from 10-14 June was a truly fabulous event that saw over 350 delegates from 25 countries across the world joining together for the first time in Chengdu, China, to address and create solutions for the problems faced...
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IFAW AnimalRescueblog.org to Become AnimalWire.org

29. Oktober 2010

Since 2006, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) has used the AnimalRescueBlog.org site to update supporters, staff and concerned friends of animals with the latest field reports on IFAW animal rescue efforts around the world.
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IFAW AnimalRescueblog.org to Become AnimalWire.org

29. Oktober 2010
IFAW AnimalRescueblog.org to Become AnimalWire.org

Since 2006, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) has used the AnimalRescueBlog.org site to update supporters, staff and concerned friends of animals with the latest field reports on IFAW animal rescue efforts around the world.
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Johannesburg Diary – CLAW Project Works to Contain Rabies Outbreak

28. Oktober 2010
Johannesburg Diary – CLAW Project Works to Contain Rabies Outbreak

Right now we are in full swing organizing teams of all our staff and a few additional helpers to vaccinate as many of the regions our clinic as possible, in as short a time as possible. Rabies is, luckily, very preventable, but only if you vaccinate before the disease hits. In a place like...
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Slaughter of Bottlenose Dolphins Begins Today

27. Oktober 2010

Slaughter of Bottlenose Dolphins Begins Today For the first time this season, the ruthless fishermen of Taiji, Japan have driven bottlenose dolphins into the Cove. There are presently fifty-two dolphins behind two net enclosures in the Cove. It does ...
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Haiti update: IFAW Team Continues Work for Animals

17. September 2010
Haiti update: IFAW Team Continues Work for Animals

After an emotionally-charged visit to Haiti 8 months ago I left the country not knowing for sure when or if I would be back. IFAW had teamed up with other groups to established a coalition named ARCH (Animal Relief Coalition for Haiti), our mobile vet clinic had started treating hundreds of animals a day...
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IFAW Canada: "Charlie" is Looking for That Porch and Ball to Call his Own.

15. September 2010
IFAW Canada: "Charlie" is Looking for That Porch and Ball to Call his Own.

Even though the Canada dog rescue occurred in July, the work is just now coming to a close. Most importantly, there are still some dogs looking for their forever homes.
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Feeding flood-stricken Animals Helps Restore Life in Pakistan

9. September 2010
Feeding flood-stricken Animals Helps Restore Life in Pakistan

A 58 year-old woman named Jinda Mai from Kotla Hajji Shah had only one buffalo. She had no money to pay to the motor boat people to rescue her and her buffalo. She begged to no avail. She refused to leave her place and decided to remain stranded in the water. She stayed there...
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VIDEO: IFAW China: Kung Fu Elephant

23. August 2010
VIDEO: IFAW China: Kung Fu Elephant

I finally got chance to see a herd of wild elephants in Yunnan after I’ve been working on this project for 6 years, but sadly, I saw them in the village corn fields...
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IFAW China: Beijing Raptor Rehabilitation Center Adds to Success, Receives High Praise

20. August 2010
IFAW China: Beijing Raptor Rehabilitation Center Adds to Success, Receives High Praise

I spent a few days at the Beijing Raptor Rescue Center in late May, and wanted to provide some feedback and impressions from my second visit to this center. I first visited BRRC in May 2008, and met and interacted with Steele, Gavin, Linda and Crane, all of whom are still currently employed at...
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IFAW Rushes to Aid Animal Survivors of Pakistan’s Tragic Flooding.

18. August 2010
IFAW Rushes to Aid Animal Survivors of Pakistan’s Tragic Flooding.

Pakistan-cattle IFAW is rushing aid to the animal survivors of the devastating floods in Pakistan, which some officials are calling the worst in the county’s history. We are reaching out to groups and individuals that are helping animals in crisis during this disaster.
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IFAW Africa: Driving Livestock Away to Protect Elephants in Tsavo

16. August 2010
IFAW Africa: Driving Livestock Away to Protect Elephants in Tsavo

Livestock-illegally-grazing-in-Tsavo_web In theory, wildlife conservation may mean purely conserving or protecting wildlife. Or is it not? In practice, it is a different ball game altogether. It not only means protecting wildlife from harm – mainly human threats such as poaching for trophies or meat or both - but also ensuring that their habitat is...
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