Gary Kaskel, author of the new book, Monsters and Miracles - Henry Bergh's America, is our guest on Cat Chat 51 with Carole Baskin. Find out more about Gary at his website: GaryKaskel.com
Henry Bergh (August 29, 1813 – March 12, 1888) founded the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) in April, 1866, three days after the first effective legislation against animal cruelty in the United States was passed into law by the New York State Legislature. Bergh also prompted the formation, Read More
Tiger Expert and Champion Ron Tilson Dies
Tilson, Ron L. age 69, of Apple Valley, passed away unexpectedly on Nov. 16, 2013. He is preceded in death by his parents. Ron is survived by his wife, Janet; his son, Lincoln (Amberly); granddaughter, Raelynn; sister, Sharilynn Womack; niece, nephew, colleagues and friends. Ron was a dedicated employee of the MN Zoo for 25 years and was an international consultant on Tiger Conservation. A gathering of family and friends for Ron will be held on Thursday, Nov. 21 from 3-6 PM at Henry W. Anderson Read More
Jeff said, "Wow!!! You know it's going to be a ROARING great week in the Big Cat world when you begin your Monday serving as host to Ms. Maisie Williams, who plays the character "Arya Stark" on the smash hit series "Game of Thrones"!"
Ms. Williams and friends kindly took time out of their busy schedules to stop and meet the magnificent creatures that call Big Cat Rescue home.
Be sure and "like" Game of Thrones on Facebook and post a Big Cat "thank you" to Ms. Williams for her kind interest in learning more about the sanctuary and what Read More
DeNiro Im-purr-sonator on Big Cat Ban
Take Action to Save Tigers at BigCatBan.com
Tiger Toting Felon at Denver County Fair
If you were the director of the Denver County Fair in Colorado, wouldn’t you research the people and acts you were bringing in and promoting? Wouldn’t you take 5 minutes to find out if the person bringing tiger cubs to your fair year after year is a convicted felon on multiple counts? Wouldn’t you be concerned that the USDA has filed a lawsuit against Read More
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