Carole records a day in the life of the sanctuary via Google Glass and the iPhone 5s. Jumanji Leopard gets a stick stuck across the roof of his mouth, Apache and Divinity Bobcats move to a new Cat-a-Tat, but Divinity puts up a fight. Cats get mint and Halloween treats for enrichment, including the Texas Tigers, Reno, Raindance Bobcat, Windstar Bobcat, Anasazie and Will the Bobcats and a load of trees arrive in this DailyBigCat 2014 10 14. #ThroughGlass
Cougars at Big Cat Rescue
Mouse over each cougar image to see who it is. Watch for our daily posts on Facebook, G+ and Twitter for updates about these Mountain Lions.
STRIDE EVENT DAY PRIZES & AWARDS
GRAND PRIZE I:
Individual with Greatest Fundraising Total
First place medallion, tickets to Disneyworld and a 2 night stay at an Orlando 5-star resort.
GRAND PRIZE II:
Individual with Most Number of Donors
Sunday brunch for 2 at Oyster Catcher’s at the Grand Hyatt and an afternoon at popular Florida Aquarium.
INVITATION TO THE VIP STAR LOUNGE
The VIP Lounge is open to individual walkers raising at least $500 and Teams raising $1,000 or more at this year’s Stride for Strays. Just wear your “VIP Dog Tag” and hang with the Big Dogs at the VIP Star Lounge It’s a whole new VIP experience at Stride.
“I SAVED A LIFE” STORY FEATURES
(Open To All Registrants)
Submit your favorite “I saved a life” (send to email@example.com) for the chance to have it featured in an upcoming ACT or Stride for Strays email blast. It could be a story about how you saved an animal in need of medical attention, or how the money raised through Stride for Strays saved a life… whatever story you have directly related to saving the life of an animal.
ROVING GOLDEN DOG BONE:
Awarded for to the team with the greatest fundraising total to show off for the entire upcoming year! The ongoing tradition of Stride…
PLAQUES FOR TEAMS:
1. Golden Dog Bone Award:First Place Team
2. Golden Mutt Award: Second Place Team
3. Golden Pack: Most Team Members
4. Golden Spirit Team: Most Enthusiastic Team
“$5 IN THE FIRE BUCKET”
all day events:
COSTUME CONTESTS BY SAM IVY K-9 CONSULTANTS Auditions will be held at the Sam Ivy tent starting at 10am for a $5 in the fire bucket entrance fee. Ten final contestants will be chosen for the costume contest hosted by guest MC Veronica Cintron from Bay News 9! First, second & third place trophies will be awarded.
HOT DOG EATING CONTEST
BY JUST GRILLIN
Sign up for the dog eating contest for $5 entrance fee. Six final contestants will be chosen to compete for the First Place Gift Certificate from Just Grillin;
$10 gift certificates to
PET AND PEOPLE MASSAGES
Have a glass of wine or beer while you
enjoy a great massage by MC Escapes at the ACT tent.
$5 in the fire bucket!
DOGGIE FUN ZONE AGILITY COURSE
PRESENTED BY BIG CAT RESCUE
Have way cool fun with your dog
at the Doggie Fun Zone, where
your dog is always the star.
You won’t believe what your dog can do for just $5 in the fire bucket!
PHOTO OP WITH FIREMAN, FIRETRUCKS & DALMATIANS!
Have your picture taken with Tampa’s finest on the Fire Truck or with the K9 City Policemen for a $5 in the fire bucket. We’ll also have real NYC firetrucks and dalmatians! It’s an opportunity to be on ACT’s next calendar!
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