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Give Day

GIVE DAY 2024 – A DAY TO SAVE THE WORLD’S MOST BEAUTIFUL CATS Central and South America are home to some of the most beautiful wild cats in the world. You may not even have heard of some of them because they don’t get the same attention as their big “iconic” cousins like lions, tigers,…

Nakoma lion

Date of birth 1996 Arrived at Big Cat Rescue 1997 Crossed Rainbow Bridge July 12, 1998 Nakoma was bought for $200 at an auction in Bushnell in early 1997. His previous owner tried to keep him lower than 40 pounds for as long as possible so tourists would pay to have their picture taken safely…

Fernando Vidal Chile

Fernando Vidal Chile

Fernando Vidal has dedicated the past 24 years to rescuing and protecting Chile’s endangered native wildlife. In 2000, Fernando and his wife, both former airline employees, used their life savings to purchase land and establish a reserve for animals in need. Their primary focus has been on threatened species like pumas, guiñas, pudus (the world’s smallest deer), and huemuls.

Cat Laws

Cat Laws

Take Action Now to End the Exploitation of Big Cats in Circus Acts Hello, Big Cat Rescuers! 🐾 We’ve come a long way in our fight for the freedom and dignity of big cats, but the struggle is far from over. Today, we focus on an the below urgent issues that continue to tarnish our…

José Daniel Ramírez Fernández

José Daniel Ramírez Fernández

Jose Ramirez Fernandez is a passionate conservationist working tirelessly to protect small wild cat species in the dense forests and rugged mountains of Costa Rica. As a native Costa Rican who is an expert in rodent biology, Jose brings a unique perspective and skill set to his mission of saving animals like the elusive oncilla, powerful ocelot, and the newly discovered clouded tiger cat.

CatChat

CatChat

The Cat Chat Show is Everywhere You Listen iHeart Radio: https://iheart.com/podcast/87076527/ Spotify: https://open.spotify.com/show/2q5tGirLFZLSUVYjUDHSYm iTunes: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/cat-chat/id1586377621 Anchor: https://anchor.fm/bigcatrescue PocketCasts: https://pca.st/zmkpsipu RadioPublic: https://radiopublic.com/cat-chat-big-cat-rescue-6Nrk0z googlePodcast – https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9hbmNob3IuZm0vcy82YmU1OGExMC9wb2RjYXN0L3Jzcw Playlist of Cat Chat Show videos Find the Cat Chat Show in iTunes Find the Cat Chat Show on Podbean Find the Cat Chat Show on Stitcher Radio For Guests:  Instructions on what you will need to join…

Mariam Weston

Mariam Weston

In the lush landscapes of Mexico, where the whispers of the wild carry stories of majesty and survival, stands a hero whose dedication to conservation is as profound as the roots of the ancient trees. Mariam Weston, leading the Ocelot Working Group under the mentorship of Dr. Jim Sanderson, embodies the spirit of hope for the region’s most elusive inhabitants: the Jaguar, Ocelot, Puma, Bobcat, Margay, and Jaguarundi.

Dr Cindy Hurtado

Dr Cindy Hurtado

Dr. Hurtado’s unwavering commitment to the conservation of endangered cats is evident in her tireless efforts to protect the Pampas Cat and the Andean Mountain Cat from the brink of extinction. Each day, she wakes up with a singular purpose: to ensure that these elusive and precious animals continue to thrive in their natural habitats.