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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.

More footage of Max Bobcat's accidental first swim as he investigates his two new pools!

Now, four years later, Max has become an accomplished swimmer.

July 2011
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Brea Purser, Jeffrey White and 23 others like this

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Carol WatsonBeautiful2 hours ago
Maria Perez LealJaja first swin, first experience. Beautiful ♡♥♡2 hours ago
Chris PagaMax Rocks!2 hours ago
Paul AntoscaMax!2 hours ago
Sherri PowellTypical cat. But I really meant to do that!!2 hours ago   ·  1
Teresa RenekerSometimes you have to learn the hard way.2 hours ago   ·  2
Barbara YatesThat was awesome:)2 hours ago
Samantha EricsonDan Zeichner2 hours ago   ·  1
Linda Shannon FoustHe is too cute2 hours ago
Lisa FanucchiAdorable!2 hours ago
Manila BeanMax was trying his best not to get into the water but when He did he was happy :-)2 hours ago
Vicky MillerYeah Max!2 hours ago
Zamzuri ZauyahYes yes .... I know u can do it Max...2 hours ago
Melissa CarolineI actually said "oh honey" when he fell in!2 hours ago   ·  1
Nekisha C. GuityMax: curse you humans and your invisible wet torture device! 😄2 hours ago   ·  1
Tom E. EllisHe's a gorgeous cat!!2 hours ago
Jennifer Keehn DoranDoes Mary Ann like to swim too, or is the water his home away from the Mrs??2 hours ago
Antoinette CummingThey really are hesitant around water. He made it in though.2 hours ago
Ruth FanninHe wants to be on the other side of the fence.2 hours ago
Margaret Crameralright Max!2 hours ago
Stacie A. CallahanRug roh, Tami Wood Grubbs kitty got wet!2 hours ago   ·  1
Venkat NarayananExcellent !2 hours ago
Heidi LemingMax is a handsome bobcat....💙2 hours ago   ·  1
Sandy Joneshe is gorgeous!!2 hours ago
Belinda TangBobcats swim? In the wild?2 hours ago

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