Why is it bad to pet cubs?

Why is it bad to pet cubs?

Why is it bad to pet cubs? 1.  The first reason is the misery this causes to the cubs during the time they are exploited in this way to make money and in the way they are treated once they are too big to use in this way. 2.  The second is less obvious and well known,...
Pet a Tiger Cub

Pet a Tiger Cub

Pet a Tiger Cub? Wondering if it is ever OK to pet a lion cub or a tiger cub?  Get the most updated info on cub handling here.  http://bigcatrescue.org/cubs     The World Wildlife Fund just launched a campaign to restrict and regulate the trade in tigers...
Big Top, Big Cruelty

Big Top, Big Cruelty

  Good Morning, fellow Big Cat supporters! I’d like to share with you an article I’ve written as the new Legislation Intern for Big Cat Rescue! My particular internship is a new one here and was created to further the incredibly important big cat...
Now at Big Cat Rescue Oct 3 2014

Now at Big Cat Rescue Oct 3 2014

Genie the Sandcat is rushed to the vet when her keepers note that she is acting weird. Genie Sandcat was sedated in a glass box used for domestic cats.   This was to make sedation easier on her since she is only 3.3 pounds and 14 years old.   Dr. Wynn keeps...
Petition

Petition

We Petition Congress, USDA & USFWS to: Ban the Private Possession of Wild Animals. Wild animals in cages do nothing to enhance the survival of the species in the wild. There are no reintroduction programs whereby big cats are bred in cages for reintroduction to...