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Most-ImportantThis bill called the Big Cats and Public Safety Protection Act is the most important piece of legislation to ever be introduced to protect lions, tigers and other exotic wild cats from being kept as pets and in miserable roadside zoos. It ended the 113th Congressional session with more than 120 co sponsors.  Now we are working to re introduce the bill in early 2015.

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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.

Thor Bobcat at Humane Society of Tampa Bay
Thor the Bobcat has his jaw repaired by Dr Justin Boorstein at the Humane Society of Tampa Bay last Friday. They are our Foster Kitten partners and where Dr. Justin works during the week. Keep up with Thor at bigcatrescue.org/thor/
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Riley Jeremiah SykesI pray for a full recovery for this beautiful furbaby5 hours ago   ·  8
Debbi MarcouxThanks for caring, doc!! 😃5 hours ago   ·  1
Sharon McculleyThank you for taking such good care of him.....5 hours ago   ·  7
Sherry DobbinsAwesome5 hours ago   ·  1
Christine MclendonYou can do this Thor5 hours ago   ·  2
Aurora AguirreEs fascinante saber que existen personas que aman a los animales y que hacen todo por salvarles la vida. Gracias mis angeles por tratar y proteger y cuidar y sanarlo. Se ve tan inofensivo que se ve cuando está anestesiado.5 hours ago   ·  2
Patty Bartlett CarsonPraying for baby. Thank you for caring5 hours ago   ·  2
Carol Madorma Aldinger<3 you guy are the best Bless all of you. Great catch Jamie <35 hours ago   ·  1
Ellen ReevesPrayers for fast healing Thor!! Thank you Dr. Justin & staff for caring for this wild guy!5 hours ago   ·  3
Cathrin J M SmythThank you doctor. You did a good job5 hours ago   ·  2
Gail WebsterGlad he's doing well thank you for helping him5 hours ago   ·  1
Patrick PhelpsFantastic job, thank you all for saving Thor's life, let's hope one day he can go back into the wild, away from roads.5 hours ago   ·  1
Marianne BoosThor is a scrappy fella. Love it! He is strong and I pray that his strength and the care you give him pulls him through.5 hours ago   ·  2
Alicia Grassawe my gosh.. lil thor.. Carole Baskin If you have to take his eye out would he become a resident at BCR ?5 hours ago   ·  2
Margaret HardimanThank you all for helping to make him better he's lovely5 hours ago   ·  1
Mitzi FarmerPraying and thankful for people like these.5 hours ago   ·  1
Bruce HuntI'm very happy that BCR has such quality facilities to partner with for all the Cats at BCR5 hours ago   ·  3
Martina Cina5 hours ago   ·  1
Helen ShinoTHOR IS OUR PRAYERS FOR A SPEEDY AND COMPLETE RECOVERY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!4 hours ago   ·  1
Christine Le Borgne4 hours ago   ·  1
Tina AdamsI've been with you thor prayers baby4 hours ago   ·  2
Liane BlouinEveryone who has been taken care of Thor. I sincerely thank you 4 taking such good care of Thor. U all are the best.4 hours ago   ·  1
Tephanie TaylorI hope fer the best fer him or her they didn't deserve wat happened to them they need more doctors like buddy tat cares fer animals no matter wat a house or a wild cat keep up the good work doc4 hours ago
Victoria TamburelloSo glad things are looking well for Thor. Hoping for a full recovery so he can be released back into the wild.4 hours ago   ·  1
Laura TapperoSo glad you were able to help Thor !! Now to get his shoulder fixed !! Bless you all for all you do !!!!4 hours ago

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