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The evolution of The Wildcat Sanctuary – how it all began

By | September 28, 2015 at 9:36 am | No comments

"If I only make a fraction of the impact that Sampson and the other cats have made on me, then I am very blessed."  Tammy Thies, The Wildcat Sanctuary Founder Days like this are when I realize how fast time flies by and how special each moment is.  Today, I’m spending a...

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2016 Wildcat Sanctuary calendars are available now!

By | September 14, 2015 at 8:41 am | No comments

Guess who our cover cat is this year?  It's Tonka!!!   Wouldn't you love to have this gorgeous tiger staring at you, inspiring you every day of the year?  Or how about Shazam, our black leopard, or Guapo, our jaguar, or many others you love! Our calendar is chock full of...

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Help build habitats for 3 new big tigers and Tigers in America will match 50%

By | September 1, 2015 at 12:13 pm | No comments

If you could magically turn $500 into $750 for a big cat in need, wouldn't that be a great opportunity? Thanks to Tigers in America, you can do that! Seeing how the new tigers Logan, Caesar and Calcutta lived before and knowing what is possible for them at The Wildcat...

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Join us for the Big Cat Crisis Symposium!

By | August 15, 2015 at 2:37 pm | No comments

Big Cat Crisis Symposium - Hosted by The Wildcat Sanctuary Did you know thousands of tigers, lions and other wild cats are kept as pets or used for profit across the United States? Many are mistreated and neglected. The few lucky ones find permanent sanctuary to live out...

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Join us at Jungle Boogie – Tiger Taproom at Surly Brewing Co.

By | August 15, 2015 at 2:32 pm | No comments

Jungle Boogie – Tiger Taproom – Sunday, October 11, 2015 CONTACT 320-245-6871 TO REGISTER Surly Brewing Company, 520 Malcolm Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414, Scheid Hall  -2nd floor An event fit for a tiger, as only The Wildcat Sanctuary and Surly Brewing Company can...

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Lilly, our tigress, leaves to her new wild life

By | July 16, 2015 at 10:59 pm | No comments

Why is it that, no matter how long you prepare for a loss, it still seems so sudden when it happens?  It must be because, no matter how long we prepare, the time we have with our loved ones is never long enough.  This has certainly been the case with Lilly, our tigress. At...

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Aurora, the dawn of a new life at The Wildcat Sanctuary

By | July 10, 2015 at 11:04 am | No comments

Would you consider being Aurora's sponsor parent?  Please find out the best way to help her HERE It started like most weeks do, with a list of chores and projects a mile long.  As we were working hard finishing up the pools and new habitats for Jeremy and Simon, Ekaterina,...

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First- hand stories from hybrid cat owners

By | June 23, 2015 at 8:05 pm | No comments

13 years ago we wanted to buy a cat to replace a moggie that’d been an energetic playmate to our farm-cat, Tiger, but who succumbed to mammarian cancer. We went through the cat magazines and decided a Bengal had the advertised personality, and so we brought Louis Scratchmo...

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One Green Planet features The Wildcat Sanctuary’s Facebook success

By | June 20, 2015 at 9:26 pm | No comments

How Facebook Changed the Lives of Rescued Big Cats Forever Tigers splashing in pools… Lions and mountain lions surveying their kingdom from lofty heights… Bobcats and servals curled up in hammocks enjoying the breezes… A jaguar and leopard stalking each other as...

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Wildcat Sanctuary’s busy building lots of new fun for their rescued cats to enjoy!

By | June 16, 2015 at 2:17 pm | No comments

“Summer time and the livin’s easy” – or at least that’s how the song goes.  If you’re one of our rescued cats, it’s very true! But, for staff, interns, volunteers, and contractors, these long summer days mean hours of hard work reconstructing, remodeling and...

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