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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 100 lions, tigers, bobcats, cougars, servals and other species most of whom have been abandoned, abused, orphaned, saved from being turned into fur coats, or retired from performing acts.

Skipper and Gilligan are neighbors. When they get enrichment goodies they first like to show it off to the other one then ignore the other one. However, after all the goodies are 'used up' they seem to ignore their own mess while trying to look at their neighbor's mess.

Sometimes, I think they compete to see who can make the biggest mess.
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Carlen Pierce ThomasSuch an awesome looking cat.2 hours ago   ·  2
Omi Reynoldsmaking their own enrichment :D3 hours ago   ·  2
Melissa Weaver MasseyEvery thought about trying them as roommates?2 hours ago   ·  1
Pat Shettlegorgeous3 hours ago
Rachael RogersSilly cats!2 hours ago
David FitchBuds2 hours ago
Paulette PineaultI love the looks of this cat, he is so handsome.2 hours ago
Connie BrattenBeautiful!2 hours ago
Craig ReesIs it a Lynx?50 minutes ago
Karen StevensonBeautiful2 hours ago
Leigh MusicofDoes Gilligan flirt with Mary Ann?23 minutes ago
Karie Alfeld-SwankHow cute. I with I could see them in action.2 hours ago
Del PughSuch An Awesome Looking Cat.....🐆🐆🐆💜2 hours ago
Eileen TidwellHe is beautiful3 hours ago
Geri Feinstein-WellsI would love to pet them, but I know that's not possible.2 hours ago
Debbie WatrobaSo cute!!!!1 hour ago
Linda Linnlol2 hours ago
Amy Beth LangfordHe very handsome.2 hours ago
Gladys Lacy-HollisFor a smaller cat look at those paws. He is sweet. Competition is sweet.1 hour ago
Martina SofiaEs un lince???30 minutes ago
Terry Labbe<33 hours ago
Cécile CauA lynx! A european specie.2 hours ago
John Pulicekitties rule2 hours ago
Maria Smithbeautiful3 hours ago
Lauren DaltonBeautiful creatures. It's like two competitive companies trying to out do the other haha2 hours ago

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What do the cats do between tours? Chase turtles, take a swim, get treats?

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Laura Marie TruskyWhy does Cybil only use three of her legs?2 hours ago
Mandy SextonI think you should feature the binturong in more videos.2 hours ago   ·  2
Debbie LighthallI did NOT like to see that beautiful fish killed so horribly2 hours ago   ·  1
Jaleel KorothBeauty38 minutes ago
Helenice GomesArrasou meu bicho lindooo2 hours ago
Sheila WilliamsIt's nice to see the cats are not bored In between tours. What a brilliant video. Could you please tell me what the cat at the end of the video is? For I've never see one before.1 hour ago
Caridad DiazBellísimo1 hour ago
Catie BrandyberryChasing turtles sounds like an easy sport :)1 hour ago
Kelly DavisWhere's mine?2 hours ago   ·  2
Sue HooperBeauty47 minutes ago
Florida PotterThis is the best....loved watching Auroara again....miss her.1 hour ago
Marcella Pottorff Sweeneyi love these but could do without the background music, much rather hear the sounds of what they are doing.1 hour ago
Iris FowlerBeautiful xxxxxxx34 minutes ago
Angela CooperMelanie Athey Schaefer 😻😻😻53 minutes ago   ·  1

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