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#TAFA14

#TAFA14 Contest   If you will be attending the 2014 Taking Action for Animals, you could win!  As the Diamond Sponsor, Big Cat Rescue would like to reward you for taking action to protect exotic cats by offering the chance to win a new IPAD MINI OR ANDROID TABLET. Here is how to play: CALL your federal Representative or Senator, ask them to "Co Sponsor the Big Cats and Public Safety Protection Act HR 1998 and S1381" and then write down who you called, the number you called, if you spoke with a real person or left voicemail (both count) Read More

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Now at Big Cat Rescue June 25 2014

Summer Fair Season is NO FUN for big cats! If you are from NJ or NY your voice would be especially helpful right now in ending this kind of treatment of big cats at the Meadowlands Fair. U.S. Residents please send an email at CatLaws here https://www.votervoice.net/BCR/campaigns/36537/respond Everyone, US or not, can post to the Fair's FB page here https://www.facebook.com/SFMeadowlands   Sad Goodbye to Carol Porter   I was so sad to find out that Carol Porter died. I look for her periodically because she told me she Read More

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Children Killed and Mauled by Big Cats

Children Killed and Mauled by Big Cats or 47 Reasons To Ban Big Cats as Pets Exotic pet owners say that if they want to be mauled and killed by their pets it is no one’s business but their own.  These children who have lost life and limb or have been physically and emotionally scarred could not make that decision for themselves and yet every year since 1990 have suffered the consequences. Children Killed:  4  Children Mauled: 43 of those:  Children Killed by Parent’s cat: 0  Children Killed by Step Parent’s cat: 1 Children Read More

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Citi Bans Wild Animals Exhibits at Corporate Events

Citi Bans Wild Animals Exhibits at Corporate Events

Citi Bans Wild Animals

We appreciate Big Cat Rescue drawing their concerns to our attention. After reviewing the event, Citi has taken steps to ensure that animals are not featured at employee events nationwide in the future.

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Now at Big Cat Rescue March 31 2014

USA TROPHY HUNTERS IN AFRICA – MONSTERS OF DEATH AND DESTRUCTION   They call themselves conservationists. But all they conserve are their sordid commercial interests and their sick hunting culture. Spreading out like a deadly cancer from their HQ at Safari Club International, these insidious weapons of mass destruction infect the vulnerable third world conservation structures in Africa. The strategy of all Big Business is to seize control of their own regulatory authorities, and Big Hunting is no exception. Using stalking horses Read More

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March for Lions

Tampa March for Lions is a Roaring Success   The Tampa March for Lions may have just seemed like one heck of a party, but thanks to everyone who came and fundraised for the event, we were able to net $10,000 and we wanted to spend it on ways to help lions outside our gates. The movers and shakers behind the Global March for Lions were Chris and Bev Mercer of CannedLion.org. Any time we need the truth on what is happening in Africa regarding lions, we always turn to Chris and Bev. They have been the leading force against lion hunting and Read More

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Now at Big Cat Rescue March 22 2014

West Virginia Bans Private Possession of Wild Animals!   Gov. Tomblin has signed a bill into law to prohibit the private possession of dangerous wild animals. Introduced by Del. Randy Swartzmiller (D-1), HB 4393 passed the House by a vote of 72 to 23, and the Senate by a 22 to 11 vote. The bill creates a Dangerous Wild Animal Board, whose members will determine which animals to include under the law. The Humane Society of the United States, the Association of Zoos and Aquariums and the International Fund for Animal Welfare praise Gov. Tomblin’s Read More

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Now at Big Cat Rescue Feb 18 2014

Maryland: Ban Dangerous Wild Animals at Roadside Zoos A recent report on three of Maryland's roadside zoos—Catoctin Zoo, Plumpton Park Zoo, and Tri-State Zoo—uncovered serious animal welfare and public safety concerns. Now, Maryland lawmakers are considering legislation (SB 827/HB 1124) to address those concerns by prohibiting unaccredited roadside zoos from keeping especially dangerous wild animals. Maryland generally prohibits the private possession of certain dangerous wild animals, including big cats, bears, and primates. Unfortunately, Read More

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Now at Big Cat Rescue Feb 8 2014

Changing Laws to Protect Paws: Big Cat Rescue, and The Paw Project Interview with Carole Baskin on Animal Voices http://animalvoices.org/2014/01/bigcatrescue-thepawproject/   The Pill Game   I've only started to read The Pill Game by Darryl Bollinger, the author of The Medicine Game and A Case of Revenge, but I can already tell that Big Cat Rescue fans are going to love the way he was able to weave in their favorite sanctuary and some of their favorite cats by name.  I first heard from Darryl last summer and then he followed Read More

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Now at Big Cat Rescue Jan 23 2014

http://youtu.be/gLFBETjsxsE   Lion Ark Nominated Lion Ark nominated for 45th NAACP Image Award, “Outstanding International Motion Picture” category Lion Ark has been nominated by America’s oldest and largest civil rights organization, the NAACP, in their Outstanding International Motion Picture category for the 45th NAACP Image Awards. The prestigious Image Awards by the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) celebrates "the outstanding achievements and performances of people of color in the Read More