Film a Rescue

Film a Rescue

How Can I Film a Rescue? [no_toc] Before you contact Big Cat Rescue and ask if you can film a rescue, or film a few days of yourself working here, please consider the following: Wild cats are as emotionally complex as humans; maybe even more so. A mother cat will kill...

Ysabel Cruz

Ysabel Cruz is the purr-son behind the scenes of this website and our other sites as well.  She is our Web Services person. Ysabel was hired from a Craigslist post in 2010 responding: “I am from the Philippines and have been a web developer for 12 years now. I...

Scott Haller

Meet Scott Haller Scott Haller came to work for Carole Baskin, doing repairs and maintenance to her properties and those owned by Big Cat Rescue, somewhere around 2009 or 2010. People tell us he looks a lot like Sam Elliott. What do you think? Scott had been in the...
Vernon Stairs

Vernon Stairs

VERNON STAIRS MASTER CAT-A-TAT BUILDER  Vernon Stairs is our Master Builder and works to design, build and maintain all of the cat-a-tats and facilities.  He was a business owner until he retired in 1996 and came to Big Cat Rescue to help build a pond.  His feats...
Kathryn Quaas

Kathryn Quaas

Kathryn Quaas Kathryn has been a volunteer at Big Cat Rescue since 2001. She has also held 2 different staff positions: Education Director 2003 to 2005 and Intern Manager/Donations Manager 2008 to 2009. She had to leave in 2009 to follow her husbands job to Washington...
Edith Parker

Edith Parker

EDITH PARKER VOLUNTEER COMMITTEE Edith is originally from New Jersey but considers herself a Floridian after being a resident for over thirty years. She is a retired Executive Secretary in a local company and resides in Lutz. She has a BS Degree from Nova Southeastern...