MEDIA: Need a quote for a news story or have an interview request?
News Media Contacts:
We know you have deadlines to meet and want the best in still photos at 300 DPI, video footage and experts for interviews about Big Cat Rescues and exotic cat information. We will respond within 24 hours by email, or you can contact us immediately by cell phone.
These resources are for legitimate news outlets only and not for private blogs or websites without written permission.
Need Photos for a Story?
For a few lion, tiger and other big cat photos that you can download immediately with photo credits to bigcatrescue.org just search our site, right click and save. All we ask is that you credit bigcatrescue.org
Need Video for a Story?
Big Cat Rescue hosts high resolution video at Veoh.com so that you can easily download the clips you need. If you need b-roll you can download it online for $1.99 and it is about 5 minutes of high quality digital video of lions, tigers and other big cats roaming about the sanctuary.
All we ask is that you credit bigcatrescue.org. Get the shorter video clips you need by using KeepVid to download our YouTube videos at YouTube.com/BigCatRescue
Need Experts for a Story?
Public Relations: Susan Bass 813 431-2720 Susan.Bass@BigCatRescue.org
Sanctuary Operations Gale Ingham 813 850-7052 Gale.Ingham@bigcatrescue.org
Education Willow Hecht 813 323-3265 Willow.Hecht@bigcatrescue.org
We have photos of all exotic cat species on high resolution CD. If you are doing a story about us, or quoting us, the images are free for that purpose. If you need them to augment a story that does not include us, all we ask if for photo credits to be displayed on or next to the image that includes our web address of bigcatrescue.org These images can be mailed or emailed. Contact Chris Poole at FilmCrew@BigCatRescue.org
ABOUT BIG CAT RESCUE:
Big Cat Rescue, a non-profit organization founded in 1992, provides a permanent home for unwanted, abused and neglected exotic cats. The 55 acre sanctuary houses over 100 lions, tigers, leopards, bobcats and more. Big Cat Rescue is the largest big cat sanctuary in the world and one of only a few in the United States that meet the strict standards of care required to receive accreditation from The Global Federation of Sanctuaries (GFAS). Big Cat Rescue is located at 12802 Easy Street, across the street from Westfield Shoppingtown in Citrus Park, between Smokey Bones Restaurant and McDonalds. For tour times and other information, visit bigcatrescue.org. For more details, including finances, annual reports, awards and affiliations visit About Us.
MEDIA CONTACT: To arrange for in-studio or at-location interviews, please contact: Carole Baskin at 813 493-4564 or MakeADifference@bigcatrescue.org
To see stories that have been done on us before, see News.
Feel free to reprint any of our articles provided credit is given to bigcatrescue.org with a link back to the original article and the articles are printed in their entirety so as to maintain the integrity of the original intent.
For our history, see History and Evolution.
For daily, updated, statistics and typical cases of Animal Abuse
For daily, updated, statistics and typical cases of big cat killings, maulings and escapes see Big Cat Attacks
For information about visiting and interacting with the big cats, see Visit Us.
For our Finances. If you need a high res copy of our logo click the one below: