Buy A Big Cat

Buy A Big Cat

How much is that “kitty” in the window? If you are thinking it might be really cool to have a big cat as a pet, take a few minutes to consider the costs.  But first check out the slideshow to see what it means to the cat.  Most people think the cost of the...
One Step at a Time

One Step at a Time

One day, nearly five years after moving to Charlotte County, I opened my free “Green Sheet” shoppers’ newspaper and found an advertisement for an arts & crafts show being held at Gilchrist Park in Punta Gorda. I was floored when I read the show featured a live...
Cubs

Cubs

Be a Big Cat Friendly Tourist! Did you know that big cats and cubs are exploited and even abused at tourist attractions here in the U.S. and in dozens of countries around the world? What can you do to make sure you don’t unwittingly participate in tourist activities...
Raindance

Raindance

Raindance Female Bobcat DOB 5/8/93 Rescued 5/27/93 Died July 5, 2015 Raindance came to Big Cat Rescue from a fur farm in Minnesota. We had ordered six Bobcat kittens by phone, but were told that we must pick them up in person. We traveled to Minnesota, and when we...
King Tut

King Tut

King Tut Male Savannah Cat DOB appx 1/1/2009 Arrived 10/16/2012 Sponsor King Tut http://big-cat-rescue.myshopify.com/collections/sponsor-a-cat Hybrid Cat Rescue We didn’t plan it this way, but on NATIONAL FERAL CAT DAY we were asked to rescue two exotic cat hybrids...
Legislative Intern

Legislative Intern

Legislation & Advocacy Intern Position Description The Legislation & Advocacy Intern [LAI] works under the direction of the Director of Outreach, the Founder, and the Operations Manager. As with all other intern paths, the LAI must complete approximately 600...