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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.

Jumanji - Leopard Vacation Enclosure has a big den, platforms, ramps, trees, sunny spots, shady spots, foliage to play in & hide in. ... See MoreSee Less

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Amanda Firminevery morning i get up make a cup of tea put on my computer and i look at all the pictures and videos you put on , and it makes my day. it makes me so happy to see people like you doing something so special for these beautiful animals thankyou every one there xxx1 hour ago   ·  11
Doug RobertsThat one heck of a cat condo on steroids.1 hour ago   ·  3
Meryl A DovzakThey may not live in the wild but you give them a great place to call home!47 minutes ago   ·  2
Miriam CobelliniMajestic!!2 hours ago   ·  2
Patricia LarkinIt's a lovely place, he (or she) looks so relaxed.1 hour ago   ·  1
Beth Evans Marronhow many vacation enclosures do you have? are they bigger than the regular enclosures? do they go there for a treat or is it for when you maintain their regular pens? regardless, all your cats are gorgeous, especially jumanji. love the black leopards.1 hour ago
Wendy VromanNowTHAT is a fine cat!!45 minutes ago
Hop Along KellySooo cool!!😎😎 cats love to get as high as they can go! she sees Everyon too!!-Emily43 minutes ago
Pauline PaddockSuch an awesome and magnificent creature!!!60 minutes ago
Kristie ElliottThough I will always prefer to see cats where they belong its great these cats have lovely enclosures with interesting things to do for them27 minutes ago
Marianne WarmerdamA nice enclosure for this big boy.1 hour ago
Patricia Palmer KeithVery nice.33 minutes ago
Karie Alfeld-SwankVery nice.59 minutes ago
Beverley CornwellGorgeous handsome boy xx1 hour ago
Dee Shuttlooks like fun18 minutes ago
Becky WalshSweet!! 😍1 hour ago
Helen DavisToo bad this beautiful cat isn't in the wild where it belongs. Where it can travel for miles if it wants to. Not caged.43 minutes ago
Carolyn ThompsonCan we say "Spoiled"??? LOL55 minutes ago
Carlie Stantoni could play there...1 hour ago
Mária Petrovicsrossz lehet bezárva1 hour ago
Tone Jacobsen😻❤️😘2 hours ago
Lucy ColemanSweet51 minutes ago
Carol WatsonAwesome1 hour ago
Sherri BeckerJumanji looks like he is enjoying his vacation. You always make my day when I can see one of your posts like this. I just love them and I wish I wish I could be there and working along side the rest of you. I do my best to share the pictures and the information about the center and what you do there. I haven't seen many posts in a few days and I miss them.30 minutes ago
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Mickey has gone to see Dr. Hay today to have surgery on his other knee. After which will spend several days recovering in the cat hospital.

Updates will be posted as we get them.
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Jessica HenningerPositive vibes to Mickey. It is so nice to see him getting the care and attention he needs. I hope he soon feels like a new cat! :)2 hours ago   ·  15
Daisy JacksonFeel better soon Mickey!2 hours ago   ·  6
Angie ONealMickey will heal like a champ. I'm sure Big Cat Rescue will be by his side all the way. Sending gentle hugs and kisses to Mickey. <32 hours ago   ·  4
Joanne WickhamThank you for letting fans know. He is so deserving to walk as normal as possible. God bless Mickey. Much success to surgeon2 hours ago   ·  4
Heather AcostaGood luck, Mickey!2 hours ago   ·  2
Aimee BrooksCougars have such pretty faces, and Mickey here is no exception!2 hours ago   ·  2
Cindy WarnerLots of love, healing wishes and positive thoughts Mickey. <31 hour ago   ·  1
Shelia Tirro-GeorgeWow! One knee (the one in really bad shape) went so well that he is ready for the other one?! Nice!! GO MICKEY!!55 minutes ago   ·  1
Renee Hussargood luck, Mickey! you'll probably always walk "funny," but hopefully it'll be PAIN-FREE! <357 minutes ago   ·  1
Laura Jaudon BoothSending best wishes to Mickey for a quick recovery. Meamwhe be pampered my sweet.2 hours ago   ·  1
Mindy MedfordHope surgery goes a well and that he has a speedy recovery2 hours ago   ·  1
Martie BehrensSpeedy recovery, Mickey! =^..^=2 hours ago
Kay McQueary StrizSweeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeT little Mickey💟💟💟💟2 hours ago
Jennifer Loggins PizzitolaPraying for Mickey!2 hours ago
Nancy MunozQuick recovery, Mickey!1 hour ago
Patricia LarkinGet better soon Mickey, I'm. Say a prayer for you.45 minutes ago
Ilona Plemperget well soon mickey!1 hour ago
James Michael BeeI love it2 hours ago
Melissa CarolineGood luck, handsome boy!2 hours ago
Kristen Danielle CarrierPraying for Mickey!2 hours ago
Mary Kay CessnaLove "my" MICKEY! Praying for great results for Mickey. Lots of us pulling for you. ♡♡♡♡17 minutes ago
Marilyn MillerDr. Hay rocks -- he'll take great care of dear Mickey!2 hours ago
Carol BartlettWhat a beautiful boy. Get well soon.2 hours ago
Gaila BulletteFeel better Mickey48 minutes ago
Rose Mcadamshope you are better soon mickey!18 minutes ago

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