Liligers

Liligers

What are Liligers?   As sad as the video above is, it isn’t even as bad as the places that use the cubs for petting and photo sessions because those cubs are taken from their mothers shortly after birth and denied the protective love their mothers would try...
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...
Reno

Reno

Male Leopard DOB 1995 – 2/23/15 Arrived at Big Cat Rescue 1/1/02 Reno is a very agile, golden spotted leopard who arrived at Big Cat Rescue in 2002 at the age of 7. Reno was a circus performer trained to ride around the ring in a chariot behind a horse. When the...
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...
DC Fly In 2013

DC Fly In 2013

Big Cat Rescue and IFAW’s DC Fly In 2013   On November 17, 2013 Big Cat Rescue invited 15 of their most outspoken AdvoCats, who were in key congressional districts, to come to Washington, DC for two days. The first day was spent going over the issues,...