It's just a typical day at Big Cat Rescue according to Operations Manager Gale Ingham as she talks about everything that happened before noon today. Also come along w/ Honey Wayton on her day as Staff on Property and see Ginger the Serval going to the vet, some very cute kittens playing, Simba and Nyla meeting at a Howdy door, volunteers hauling dirt and Cameron and Zabu enjoying their vacation at Big Cat Rescue.
Lobby Day Jan 29 at 6PM at Humane Society of Tampabay
Tampa, FL: Effective Advocacy for Animals - January 29, 2014
Humane Society of Tampa Bay
The Humane Society of the United States invites our members and supporters to join your Florida State Director Kate MacFall and GREY2K USA Executive Director Carey Theil to discuss current issues facing animals and learn what you can do to help animals in your community.If you are concerned about animal welfare and creating a more compassionate Florida, you should attend this informative Read More
Sybelle Foxcroft, Founder and Director of Cee4Life, joins Carole Baskin today from Melbourne Australia to talk about her work saving tigers.
Watch the undercover footage shared by Sybelle Foxcroft with CNN about the Tiger Temple in Thailand below.
See more of Sybelle's undercover videos at http://www.youtube.com/user/CEE4LifeAustralia
Connect with Sybelle at https://www.facebook.com/sybelle.foxcroft
Get involved at https://www.facebook.com/cee4life.org
Tiger rescued Read More
Coral the foster kitten is adopted from the Big Cat Rescue foster program by one of our interns today.
Losing Big Carnivores May Be as Big a Threat as Climate Change
Link to the study: http://www.sciencemag.org/content/343/6167/1241484
Lion Cat Kills and Tries to Eat Elephant and Giraffe
Ginger the Serval Gets X-Rays
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
Diane Gustafson will be our guest on the next Cat Chat to talk about how one person can make a big difference.
As in most cases, it takes USDA many years to act on complaints filed by the public, but after 5 years of battling for better treatment of the great cats, this facility was finally shut down...but was that the end of the abuse? Find out more on the next Cat Chat Show.
For the Love of Animals
For as long as I can remember I have loved all of the big cats. Their Read More
White Female Siberian/Bengal Hybrid
Zabu was born at a circus and roadside zoo in New England that has closed. It was their intention to cross breed Zabu, a white tiger, with their resident male lion, Cameron, in order to create baby white Ligers These freakish hybrids have become popular, though this is not an animal that would even exist in the wild. It is important that people understand that, by refusing to visit venues with these animals on display, this type of animal abuse can be Read More
Timeline of the Big Cat Coalition
If it seems rather late to be discussing these coalitions, it is because we have to be as stealthy as the cats we are protecting, so that those who abuse wild cats cannot thwart our mission. There are LOTS of exciting things going on behind the scenes right now that we can't talk about, for that very reason, but now that we have achieved many of our goals, it's time to give credit where credit is due.
The timeline of the Big Cat Coalition starts with the
Timeline Read More
How to Make a Feral Cat Shelter
Help feral cats stay warm this winter! The shelter I built is one of the cheapest and easiest ways to help (You can also add a plastic/vinyl flap over the opening once a cat as begun to use the shelter to protect them even more from the elements) If you're looking to make more substantial shelters, there are many different options to be found here: http://www.alleycat.org/ShelterGallery
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