The Great Pretender

The Great Pretender

The Great Pretender Male Bobcat DOB 4/30/92 Rescued 10/15/92   The Great Pretender came to Big Cat Rescue at the same time and as a litter mate to Precious. We named him the Great Pretender because he always pretended to be so “bad” when he was...
Cat Care

Cat Care

Big Cat Care   Big Cat Rescue has evolved since its inception in 1992. By 1997 we had seen enough of the abuse and abandonment caused by the pet trade that we had previously engaged in to know that there was no reason to breed exotic animals for lives in cages....
Restraint

Restraint

RESTRAINT The most common need for restraint is when vaccinating a big cat.  Here are a few ways to deal with vaccines that can also be used for sedating a big cat. You will find many times when it is necessary to pick up and restrain an exotic cat, and hopefully, you...

Max

Max the Bobcat Male DOB 9/1/10 Rescued 5/31/11   Max the bobcat kitten was at the center of a months-long legal battle that touched off after a Rhode Island vet seized him from someone who bought him from a backyard breeder… It is illegal to have bobcats as...
MaryAnn

MaryAnn

MaryAnn Female Bobcat Appx. DOB 1/1/08 Rescued 5/5/13 Mary Ann is approximately four years old and was bottle raised from a kitten. We were told that she may suffer from short range vision, however, this has not been confirmed. Mary Ann was kept in a cage about...
Join Protest of DEW Yankee Jungle

Join Protest of DEW Yankee Jungle

Maine residents — Join a peaceful protest regarding DEW Haven and Yankee Jungle in South Portland on Saturday, August 29th, 2015 Hello Maine supporters of Big Cat Rescue! We are assisting local Maine big cat lovers who are organizing a protest in South Portland...