Cubs

Cubs

Be a Big Cat Friendly Tourist! Did you know that big cats and cubs are exploited and even abused at tourist attractions here in the U.S. and in dozens of countries around the world? What can you do to make sure you don’t unwittingly participate in tourist activities...
Exotic Cat Meat

Exotic Cat Meat

Exotic cats are openly offered up for their meat, hides, bones or for hire at sites like these http://www.exoticmeatmarket.net/ and on YouTube as shown below. http://www.exoticmeatmarket.net/     Note Big Cat Rescue opposes such industry and only posts this...
Nikita

Nikita

Nikita Lioness DOB 2/3/01 Rescue 11/30/01 Nikita was found chained to the wall in a crack house during a drug bust in Tennessee. Because she had been confined to a concrete floor, she had huge swellings on her elbows that took months to heal.  She was so thin that you...
Cameron

Cameron

Cameron the Lion DOB 10/1/00 Rescued 5/3/04   Cameron the lion and Zabu the white tiger are Big Cat Rescue’s odd couple. They were both born at a run down roadside zoo in 2000 and were rescued in 2004. At the New Hampshire zoo, Cameron had been raised with Zabu,...
Lion Facts

Lion Facts

Lion – Panthera leo http://bigcatrescue.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/01/Species-Lion.mp3 This “King of Beasts” once roamed over most parts of the world including Africa, North America and Eurasia. Today, however, they are restricted to the savanna,...