Luigi Baricelli Loves Big Cat Rescue
Luigi Baricelli is often referred to as the "Brad Pitt of Brazil" and is one of the most famous Brazilian actors. Hear what he thinks of Big Cat Rescue after touring here with his family.
Video in Portuguese
Animal Protection Organizations Applaud Introduction of the Captive Primate Safety Act
Bill will prohibit interstate commerce in monkeys, apes and other primates
Born Free USA, Read More
Litter Box Training
Domestic cats win hands down when it comes to house manners and exotic cats are more easily influenced by what other cats show them than what we try to teach them. For this reason, we employ domestic cat mothers, strays with kittens of their own for the most part, to help us guide these impressionable little ones. Our Veterinarian, Dr. Stacie Wadsworth D.V.M., specializes in cat care with her own clinic called Carrollwood Cats and takes in all of the felines brought to her doors. She screens them for every known disease, worms Read More
Tigers vs Sharks
Today at Big Cat Rescue Aug 1 2013 Shark Week Video
China Hosts International Tiger Conference
Unbeknownst to many, July 29 was the fourth annual International Tiger Day. In commemoration, representatives from the 13 countries where tigers still exist held a conference in Kunming to discuss protecting the largest cat species on earth.
The meeting, somewhat hilariously named the International Workshop for Transboundary Conservation of Tigers and Other Endangered Species, and the Read More
Cat Chat Show 14
1. The most exciting news is that our Senate bill S 1381 was introduced by Senator Blumental yesterday. It is the companion bill for the House version HR 1998 of the Big Cats and Public Safety Protection Act.
This bill would ban the private possession of big cats.
It would ban public contact with the big cats and their cubs.
It would grandfather in existing cat owners, but they can't buy or breed more.
People can send a quick and easy letter to both the House Read More
Senate Bill Introduced to Protect Big Cats
Send a letter to your member of Congress now!
Did you know that there are at least 10,000 big cats kept in private hands in the U.S., but that no one knows exactly how many or where?
It's a dangerous situation - for people and animals - when tigers, lions and other big cats are kept as backyard pets or in roadside zoos. When things go wrong, as they too often do, police officers, veterinarians, firefighters, EMTs and other first responders are forced to make life-or-death decisions.
We will Read More
Video of a typical day at Big cat Rescue
The part that wasn't typical was Amanda the tigress being so mad. She isn't on the tour path, because she doesn't care for most people, but she was really upset after being locked up all day as volunteers built some new platforms for her and her brothers.
Please join us for Drag Queen Bingo
No cover. Just buy your own food and drinks and $10 will buy you 10 bingo cards of three games each so you can play all night for fabulous prizes Read More
Vacation Rotation Enclosure Nears Completion
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Cat Cat Show 13
Khaleesi Goes Outside
New Video for Big Cat Ban HR 1998
Bella the Tigress
She has an infection. We fear it is cancer. We will be sedating and drawing blood and doing an exam. But if it is, then what?
Tiger Destroys Golf Cart
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Khaleesi the Rehab Bobcat Kitten Goes Outside
Meet Khaleesi the bobcat kitten, she arrived at Big Cat Rescue on June 24th from another rehab facility. She will remain at Big Cat Rescue until she is ready to be released back into the wild where she belongs! Follow her progress online by subscribing to our Youtube channel and "liking" us on Facebook.
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Cole the Kitten Playtime
Today at Big Cat Rescue July 19 2013 Read More