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Whittier
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Whittier

Whittier Bobcat was the last to leave home. His mom had done an excellent job of raising him in the Three Lakes Wildlife Management area south of Kissimmee St. Cloud and north of YeeHaw Junction in south central Florida.  Unlike most wild bobcats he was in excellent weight and condition. Clearly, even though his mother…

Alexa Privacy

Alexa Privacy

Privacy Policy for Alexa Skills and Alexa Briefing Big Cat Rescue is a charity partner with Amazon so that you can donate securely on any Alexa enabled device. This privacy policy describes how Big Cat Rescue protects your (“you”, “the user”) privacy and your data. Before using any of our Alexa Skills (“our skills”), please…

Hurricanes and Big Cats

Hurricanes and Big Cats

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] BIG CAT RESCUE – Hurricane preparation!!! When hurricanes threaten Florida, Big Cat Rescue is ready, willing and able to provide shelter to exotic cats who may be in the storm’s direct path, or that may be in cages that are less likely to withstand hurricane force winds. Contact us at 813.920.4130 or Info @…

PixVana

PixVana

See our best 360 videos on any VR device! While you can see all of our 360 VR videos on Facebook and YouTube, those platforms are known for buffering to the point that it makes watching painful.  We host our best content on PixVana which is a free app for use on any 360 head…

Charity Navigator 2018

Charity Navigator 2018

We are thrilled to announce that we received an email from Charity Navigator on October 1, 2018, telling us that once again Big Cat Rescue has earned the coveted 4-star rating for demonstrating strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency.  This is Charity Navigator’s highest possible rating.  This is the eighth year in a…

MC

How is my cat like a big cat? Full version below: The Most Important Thing YOU Can Do to Save Big Cats This bill called the Big Cat Public Safety Act is the most important piece of legislation to ever be introduced to protect lions, tigers, and other exotic wild cats from being kept as pets and…

Alpha
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Alpha

Alpha – Wild Bobcat Kitten Female kitten Rescued – August 28, 2018 Release back to the wild- June 20, 2019 We received a new rehab bobcat last night, named Alpha. Alpha will be in quarantine for 14 days. We are not sure if male or female. Approximately 7-8 weeks old. Alpha will be examined, vaccinated…

Why Regulations Won’t Work

Why Regulations Won’t Work

Why Regulating Conditions Under Which Big Cats Are Kept SIMPLY DOES NOT AND CANNOT WORK The only way to stop the abuse of big cats in captivity is to ban private ownership.  Trying to “regulate” the conditions under which the cats are kept by private owners is simply impossible.  This has been proven by years…