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This site is more than 10,000 pages of photos, videos, stories, facts and fun stuff about lions, tigers, leopards and many, many more varieties of exotic wild cats.

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The Most Important Thing YOU Can Do to Save Big Cats


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 January 2015.



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Who is Big Cat Rescue?



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.

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Robin Pierce"It's clearly white and gold"6 hours ago   ·  34
Katherine MillerSay What?7 hours ago   ·  17
Jennifer KroonI'm too sexy for my ears! ;)6 hours ago   ·  10
Ginger Weilandeasy, breezy, cover purrrrrr.....6 hours ago   ·  6
Pam WoodI'm am as beautiful as it gets.7 hours ago   ·  3
董慧涓How are you Beautiful Thanks you7 hours ago   ·  2
Leo QueenAww what do you mean there's no more treats 😔?7 hours ago   ·  2
Christina CramerI told them...Just a little bit off the top.6 hours ago   ·  2
Sam Janke"You want to put that Where?"7 hours ago   ·  2
Valerie TaylorSay one more thing about my ears and I will scratch your eyeballs out!!!6 hours ago   ·  1
Donna Terah"yea babe, that joke was hilarious"7 hours ago   ·  1
Amar JyotiWhoa..! Party tonight...?6 hours ago   ·  1
Erica ZieberI wasn't ready for my close up6 hours ago   ·  1
Brandi BoydWho cares about that damn dress? ! Lol that's what cat is thinking7 hours ago   ·  1
Mona GarrickCat saying "Oh Really? I could show you what i think..."6 hours ago   ·  1
Kathe Gordon WalkerDon't hate me because I'm beautiful...6 hours ago   ·  1
LinzOw TumataMy identity is a secret, no one will know who I am with this mask...NO ONE!6 hours ago   ·  1
Teresa Calvert'Who turned the lites on? I thought we were going to sleep....'6 hours ago
Saif ManYou don't serve coffee here, you kidding me.....3 hours ago
Ludmilla KrinesWunderschön <32 hours ago
Jaime JensenPut some clothes on, young one! Youre not going out in that ,in the enclosure, Now I know!5 hours ago
Jen Blanchard"Say cook your meat before you eat it?"5 hours ago
Cathy PayneAre you kidding me????6 hours ago
Mona EnglartSo, you come here often???5 hours ago
Kristine Kathryn MetznerGorgeous!!! <36 hours ago

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Jennifer Myford ParkerNot really a newcomer, but I just wanted to comment and thank you for all you do. My little girl is 7 and it is her dream to work with big cats someday. I save all of the pictures you post and we look at them every night before she goes to bed, and we got a Roku just so she can watch your channel. So from the bottom of my heart, thank you for helping not only all the cats, but also helping my little girl keep the fire in her dream alive <39 hours ago   ·  19
Saif Man10 hours ago   ·  355
Harriet FreetlyBeautiful leopard!!10 hours ago   ·  1
Lucy Coleman9 hours ago   ·  1
Linda M. ArbogastI am a newcomer and I am grateful to what you all do for these precious animals. May God bless your center for generations to come.9 hours ago   ·  1
Virginia Ginelle Harpe DayAwesome job BCR Not a new comer but I admire everything all of you do.8 hours ago   ·  1
Connie PattersonB9 hours ago
Hoda precious .6 hours ago
Wendy Vromanso beautiful..10 hours ago
Sandra CaseSo precious...8 hours ago
Tina Farley Eader-KellySo beautiful !9 hours ago
Alba SpielerMagnificent! Adorable! Beautiful!9 hours ago
Sonnie PinkstonBeautiful. Love your page10 hours ago
Lenir LopesGatinho lindo.2 hours ago
Denise ValleyNo words...awesome awesome creatures...9 hours ago
Jim HuffmanDo they taste good9 hours ago
Sue DeBruyckereBeautiful!6 hours ago
Christine GibbsBeautiful!!7 hours ago
Norma SotoQue hermosura.2 hours ago
Maria Barnhillcool8 hours ago
Kelly A WeaverGorgeous9 hours ago
Sam BurgessSimply stunning!!! So pretty! Xx8 hours ago
Jessica ShafferCaptivating I love the picture9 hours ago
Suzie MartinezYou guys are awesome!!! Love you all. Especially....the Cats. You guys ROCK!!!!! Thank you! !!!9 hours ago

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