Restraint

Restraint

RESTRAINT You will find many times when it is necessary to pick up and restrain an exotic cat, and hopefully, you will have started acclimating the cat to this behavior early in life. If the cat is small and can be picked up from behind, it is better than taking on...

Pills

Giving an Exotic Cat a Pill     Giving a cat a pill can be a harrowing experience for both you and the cat. Exotic cats are worse because they are not as trusting, have a keener sense of smell and are more powerful. As with any aspect of exotic cat...
Rules

Rules

WORKPLACE SAFETY PROGRAM   Table of Contents Section I – Management Commitment and Involvement 1 Section II – Safety and Health Training 2 Section III – Safety Meetings 3 Section IV – Safety Committee 4 Section V – Safety Inspections...
Enrichment

Enrichment

Big Cat Enrichment at Big Cat Rescue [toc] Watch another video of our enrichment HERE.     Enrichment Adds Quality to Life Bobcat Enrichment (photos are from pumpkin enrichment) At Big Cat Rescue, the volunteers formed a committee to focus on the development...
Exotic Cat Infectious Disease Manual

Exotic Cat Infectious Disease Manual

Infectious Diseases of Concern to Captive and Free ranging Wildlife in North America       An official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians (AAZV), Infectious Disease Committee   Click Here to go get the Manual   See...
How to Rescue a Big Cat

How to Rescue a Big Cat

Maybe the best way to start out is to talk about   How NOT to Rescue a Big Cat   About once a month some film producer calls me and makes some variation on this pitch:   “We want to find cases where we can bust down the door, like Dog The Bounty...