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Facilities and Maintenance Position opening at The Wildcat Sanctuary

By | April 24, 2017 at 9:21 am | No comments

Full-time Facilities and Maintenance position is now available at The Wildcat Sanctuary. This position involves providing maintenance and upkeep of buildings, habitats, grounds, and equipment in accordance with OSHA and TWS standards.  This position also includes new...

Posted in: TWS in the News

Only a few days left of Miracle Match 2017 – your donation doubled now!

By | April 23, 2017 at 6:21 pm | No comments

Today, I’m asking for your help with an amazing matching challenge. Generous donors have offered The Wildcat Sanctuary a $72,000 matching gift opportunity. That means for every dollar donated March 1st through April 30th – up to $72,000 – they'll double it! So...

Posted in: Featured, Home Feature Below Left, TWS in the News

Big News! Two tigers become roommates and $22,000 added to the Miracle Match!

By | April 5, 2017 at 9:14 am | No comments

Big news for TWS' biggest tigers! What’s better than introducing two huge tigers to their very own large, natural habitats at the Sanctuary?  Introducing them to each other!!! You can imagine the planning, discussions and strategy that goes into deciding whether or not...

Posted in: General

Tigress Pandora has surgery at the University of Minnesota

By | March 29, 2017 at 2:00 pm | No comments

It’s not every day the vet staff of the University of Minnesota Veterinary Medical Center welcomes a 300-pound tiger as a patient. But today’s an important day for tigress Pandora!     Pandora's story This 13-year-old Bengal tiger was recently rescued...

Posted in: Home Feature Below Right

Tiger brothers Dimitri, Zeke and Griffen neutered

By | March 28, 2017 at 10:54 am | No comments

When you’re a vet, you’re used to seeing several patients in one day. But when your patients are three rescued tiger brothers, over 400 lbs. pounds each, you really have a BIG workload! While many people were out celebrating St. Patrick’s Day, sanctuary staff and vets...

Posted in: Animal Care, Blog

Bobcat boys finally have names!

By | March 22, 2017 at 8:00 am | No comments

A huge thank you to everyone who submitted names for the newly rescued bobcats. We received over 2,000 submissions for these boys! Please join us in welcoming Copper and Archer to The Wildcat Sanctuary's feline family! The staff narrowed down the names and voted for those...

Posted in: Featured, Home Feature Below Right, TWS in the News

Help us name the new bobcat boys!

By | March 14, 2017 at 7:00 am | No comments

Double the rescue – not one, but two bobcats receive a new home at The Wildcat Sanctuary! They came from two different worlds, but already have a lot in common, including needing names. Submit your name suggestions HERE! Baby bobcat scorched in barn fire! A call came in...

Posted in: Home Feature Below Right

Will Lions Roam The Wildcat Sanctuary in the Future?

By | February 16, 2017 at 11:19 am | No comments

Aslan’s pride arrived at the Sanctuary in 20o6 after the Catskill Game Farm closed its doors.  Our quiet sanctuary suddenly echoed with the most beautiful sound - the roar of the lion pride.  Though Aslan was the male of the lions here, Shanti Deva was always the leader,...

Posted in: Featured

Savannah cat Maximillion arrives at The Wildcat Sanctuary

By | February 16, 2017 at 11:00 am | No comments

After a cross-country journey, Savannah cat Maximillion is finally at his forever home! Who drives over 1200 miles to make sure a recently surrendered Savannah cat has a forever home?  We do of course! Thanks to your support, committed volunteers and staff, we always...

Posted in: Blog

How a Canadian orphaned cougar kitten made it to America

By | January 10, 2017 at 11:59 am | No comments

[embed]https://youtu.be/UqgwOPJ_noQ[/embed] It's fairly uncommon to hear of a cat in need months before their arrival.  We first heard of orphaned wild-born cougar Andre in late summer of 2009 when he was being cared for by Critter Care Wildlife in British Columbia. His...

Posted in: Rescues, Updates

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