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Big Cat Rescue, one of the world’s largest accredited sanctuaries for exotic cats, is a leading advocate in ending the abuse of captive big cats and saving wild cats from extinction.  We are home to about 80 lions, tigers, bobcats, cougarsservals and other species most of whom have been abandoned, abused, orphaned, saved from being turned into fur coats, or retired from performing acts.

Spirit Feather

Spirit Feather

Meet the 2 lb Rehab Rescue Bobcat named Spirit Feather

July 20, 2016: Another 2am success story! When this little bobcat was separated from her mom, and found in the middle of the road, good samaritans turned her in at a clinic in the middle of the state. Who are you going to call at 10:30 pm when you have a bobcat in a box taped shut? Big Cat Rescue, of course.


One look at that defiant little face and you know you are going to have your hands full!


Despite her tiny size Spirit Feather inspires her new name with her ferocity.  Feather was a tribute to our blessed Little Feather, but this little bobcat showed us that Spirit just had to be part of her new name.


Dr. Justin Boorstein, DVM and Jamie Veronica Boorstein, have their hands full while trying to do a SNAP test and give the first set of kitten shots to Spirit Feather.  Even though handling her is difficult, it’s exactly what we want for her.  She needs to see humans as the enemy if she is going to survive in the wild one day.

Watch her LIVE at https://video.nest.com/live/2zgUFP

Find out more about our bobcat rehab and release program here: http://bigcatrescue.org/bobcat-rehab/

Help fund bigger, better and more rehab facilities to enable us to help more bobcats get back to the wild, where they belong.

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Rescued leopard found dead after release allegedly due to drug overdose near B'luru bit.ly/2a2ETK6 ... See MoreSee Less

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Rohit MehtaVery sad3 hours ago
Vanessa WhiteWhat? How does a big cat overdose on drugs??3 hours ago   ·  4
Alcala RicafortLook so stunning color3 hours ago   ·  1
Corinne JeansBeautiful3 hours ago   ·  1
Carol Anneit may have recovered on its own but of course, people had to interfere3 hours ago   ·  1
Mami MutiaraputihDrugged? 😬😠3 hours ago
Doug Roberts😔3 hours ago
Gillian Hollingswho could do this to such a beauitful animal3 hours ago   ·  1
Maria SmithThis is sad3 hours ago
Mary Louise Sette😡😡😡3 hours ago   ·  1
Irene Yvonne Ramon ValleNo kidding! how on the world did that happen??? Did it get a hold of a large bundle of catnip? No pun intended people!3 hours ago   ·  3
زهرة القرنفلNlce3 hours ago   ·  1
Eva Fisher LewisIt's your fault that the leopard is dead how can you overdose on drugs you got to be sick2 hours ago
Olga Silva PerezAnd nothing Will happen to the people did this?2 hours ago
Ira Novas-Lopes2 hours ago   ·  1
Lisa FrazierThis person needs to be punish2 hours ago
I Love My Cat<3facebook ?2 hours ago
Eira Anwyl2 hours ago   ·  1
Luciana RibeiroWhy?? Some people are so cruel and don't care about life or the future of the life on Earth. 😡😡😡😡😡2 hours ago
Natalie Burns😔🙁😢😠👎💔2 hours ago
Kirsti ArndtSad sad sad2 hours ago
Joann Melloso sad even for one to die,leave them in the wild2 hours ago   ·  2
Diana Curtis MacRaeSo very sad to lose this incredibly beautiful animal. My heart bleeds2 hours ago   ·  2

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