Pet a Tiger Cub?
Wondering if it is ever OK to pet a lion cub or a tiger cub? Get the most updated info on cub handling here. http://bigcatrescue.org/cubs
The World Wildlife Fund just launched a campaign to restrict and regulate the trade in tigers called "Tigers Among U.S." It updates the information gathered for their "Paper Tigers" report from 2008 with data collected by Big Cat Rescue and other International Tiger Coalition partners. It is clear that the virtually unregulated trade in captive bred tigers in the Read More
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GLOBAL MARCH FOR LIONS!
A ROARING SUCCESS!
What will you do on World Lion Day?
10th August 2014
There are four whole months before the big day. Plenty of time to organise something.
Start by sharing this newsletter with your family and friends.
Then have a glance at our suggestions below. Any event will Read More
Jay Leno and Dave Salmoni with Screaming Lion Cubs
S22 E73 | Interview | Post Date: 02/01/14 | 5:06
As CEO of Big Cat Rescue, the world's largest accredited sanctuary that is dedicated entirely to exotic cats, I have more than 30 years experience with wild cats and believe the handling of the cubs in the aforementioned program is in violation of the Animal Welfare Act. It appears to me that these cubs were clearly being harassed and showed Read More
Petting Lion and Tiger Cubs
When you pay to pet a cub, what are you really supporting?
This video shows you how people pimp out tiger cubs to support themselves while making no provisions for the lifetime care of the big cats they are breeding and buying.
Watch this video about two such pay to play schemes run by Kathy Stearns of Dade City's Wild Things and Joe Schreibvogel of G.W. Exotics. Read More
NOTE: Learn more about the "play with cubs" industry in South Africa here: http://www.lionrescue.org.za/playwithcubs.htmGibraltar's Kaiane Aldorino named new Miss World at glittering pageantBy: NKEMELENG NKOSI Associated Press12/12/09 11:38 PM PST JOHANNESBURG JOHANNESBURG — Kaiane Aldorino from Gibraltar was named the new Miss World at a glittering two-hour pageant that put South Africa in the spotlight and featured traditional dancers and drummers.The leggy brunette, dressed in white-lace evening gown, was crowned as silver confetti rained Read More