It's 1994 and a hunter has just killed the mother Mountain Lion in Colorado so that he can steal her young cubs and sell them into the pet trade. One of the cubs is purchased by an ill advised woman who tries to make a pet of her, and flees the state to end up in Maine a year later. The cub, named Dolly, is outgrowing the woman's ability to restrain her though, as she approaches 100 lbs in her first year.
When the authorities found out they confiscated the illegally kept cub and placed her in a little roadside zoo in Lincoln, Read More
Big Cat Rescue Summer Camp Internship Program
Do you love Big Cats! Do you have prior experience with children? Thinking of being a teacher? Are you interested in educating children about cats and conservation? Then this internship is for you!
Big Cat Rescue is home to more than 100 big cats and is accredited by the Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries. Summer Camp Internships are 10-week terms and are full-time non-paid positions. Interns work a 6 Read More
SAN MATEO (CBS SF) — A mountain lion was spotted near a shopping center in San Mateo early Friday morning, police said.
Citizens reported seeing a mountain lion about the size of a medium-sized dog around 4 a.m. Friday in the area of the Laurelwood Shopping Center at 1206 W. Hillsdale Blvd. in San Mateo, according to police.
Witnesses reported the sighting to police about an hour later. The California Department of Fish and game was also notified.
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300 block of Raymundo Drive, Woodside, CA 5 a.m. Dec. 10 A newspaper carrier reported seeing a mountain lion. He said he was 100 percent positive and that it was about 4 feet tall and weighed 150 to 200 pounds.
The Missouri Department of Conservation has confirmed as authentic a photograph of a mountain lion in Dekalb County, MO.
This photograph, taken by a game trail camera on private land just north of Cameron, Mo., shows a mountain lion on the prowl just after 2 a.m. on December 12. Missouri Department of Conservation officials can't confirm or deny that there is a breeding population of the cats in Missouri, but it has become apparent that cats are dispersing into western parts of the state.
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Living with Tigers
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Living with Tigers is a 2003 documentary about tigers in Africa. It aired on Discovery.
The sequel to Living with Tigers is Tiger Man of Africa on the National Geographic Channel.
This documentary features a Bengal tiger re-wilding project started by John Varty in 2000. This project involves training captive-bred Bengal tiger cubs by their human trainers so that the tigers can regain their predatory instincts. Once they prove that they can sustain themselves in the wild, Read More
Today at BCR Vet Visit and Lion Landscaping
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Cats news: The Knesset banned Declawing
Since 2006 trying to Knesset members from across the political spectrum to be approved by the Knesset to ban cat declawing (except) for medical purposes. Yesterday (Monday) The Knesset plenum approved the bill to the second and third reading. Punishment by law: a year in jail for cats to do it in violation of regulations or a fine of 75 thousand shekels
The Knesset approved yesterday (Monday) second and third reading, and no opposition to a proposed ban on Israel for the first time cat declawing, not Read More
Big Cat Week Contest Winner
Christi won again on Dec 8 by sending 208 of her fans to see the Big Cat Week trailer on her special link that she created by signing up for free herehttp://bcw.bigcatrescue.org/start/?c=133 The highest promoter each day gets a $20 gift certificate to use at BigCatRescue.biz
Coffee with Lawmakers
Howard and Carole met with Commissioner Murman this morning for coffee and pie and a chance to get to know her and her staff a little better.
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