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Mickey Cougar Surgery Update

Mickey Surgery Update Mickey was taken to Dr. Hay last Friday for surgery on his right knee. His left knee was repaired in September of last year.  During his exam we took x-rays of his previously repaired knee.  Unfortunately it did not heal very well. The upper and lower leg bones are misaligned at the joint and the knee cap is displaced.  However he is actually walking much better on that knee which is unexpected.  So it was decided to leave that joint alone as it is so deteriorated that it most likely would not survive another Read More

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Big Cat Rescue Hands On Training

Big Cat Rescue Hands On Training   Mission   Big Cat Rescue in Tampa, FL is the world’s largest sanctuary in the world for abused, abandoned and orphaned wild cats (lions, tigers, cougars, bobcats etc.) accredited by the Global Federation of Sanctuaries (GFAS). The mission of the sanctuary is to provide the best home we can to the animals in our care and to end abuse of big cats in captivity and avoid extinction in the wild  We do this by educating the world about the plight of these wild cats both in captivity, where the Read More

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Today at Big Cat Rescue Aug 19 2013

Running a Sanctuary Isn't As Glamorous As It Sounds   Tool Safety Training Video   http://youtu.be/UIBdkDfqQ5g   If you think this was boring to watch, it was mind numbing to record.  Instead of spending quality time observing the daily lives of a myriad of exotic cats, my days are usually spent doing paperwork, renewing licenses, creating training classes and videos, dealing with politics, learning software and personnel issues.   King Amendment Means More Cruelty for Animals   The current Congressional Read More

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Today at Big Cat Rescue Mar 23 2013

Kids Tour Guide Class at Big Cat Rescue

 

 

The Kids Tour Guide Class is required before any volunteer can give a Kids Tour at Big Cat Rescue. There is also a test and certification sign offs required to ensure that our guides are well trained.

 

Bobcats in Love and Bobcats “Fighting”

 

 

Watch this epic rendition of bobcats “at war” and in love at Big Cat Rescue.

 

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