Common Name: Leopard
Phylum: Chordata (Vertebrata)
Genus: Pantherinae Panthera
Species: pardus (asian)
Sub-species: (Not all listed, these are the most common)
Javan leopard - P.p. melas
Amur leopard - P.p. orientalis
Indian leopard - P.p. fusca
North Chinese leopard - P.p. japonensis
Somali leopard - P.p. nanopardus
Zanzibar leopard - P.p. adersi
Sinai leopard - P.p. jarvisi
Sri Lankan leopard - P.p. kotiya
Barbary leopard Read More
Sabre was 3 years old when he arrived at Big Cat Rescue on 7/20/95. Though he was only supposed to be here temporarily, his former owner moved and left no forwarding address.
This could have been another sad ending as most are in the exotic pet world. Luckily, we had taken Sabre in and he will have a home here for life. He is very playful and fun loving and always has a mischievous look on his face. He loves to act very silly, running about his cat-a-tat and jumping on top of his mountain Read More
In Washington, DC and at the Sanctuary
Flavio, the world's oldest tiger enjoying 2.5 acre Vacation Rotation enclosure
Meeting with staffers and key people to ban the abuse and private ownership of big cats.
Today at Big Cat Rescue Aug 8 2013 Read More
Big Cat Attacks and the Big Cat Club
Zabu at 2:56, can you pick out our other big cat stars?
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