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The Truth About White Tigers

The Truth About White Tigers

By | January 15, 2014 at 11:00 am | No comments

What really is a white tiger? White tigers are very popular with pseudo sanctuaries, breeders and exhibitors as they tend to bring in more visitors and more money. White tigers are a sub-species of Bengal tigers and not albino or their own species like many people think. White...

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Help Keep A Wild One warm this winter

Help Keep A Wild One warm this winter

By | December 24, 2013 at 1:10 am | No comments

What is a Bengal tiger rescued from Texas to do on a cold Minnesota Day?  Play of course.  That is if you are Ekaterina and live at the Wildcat Sanctuary. Your support brings joy to Ekaterina and every tiger that now calls TWS home. $25.00 [Add to Cart] [View...

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Plush tigers bring kids comfort while spreading the message of No More Wild Pets

Plush tigers bring kids comfort while spreading the message of No More Wild Pets

By | December 22, 2013 at 4:10 pm | No comments

Some months ago, we put out the call for plush tiger donations.  How exciting it was to have our mailbox filled with tigers when you didn't even know how they would be used.  The office has, literally, been drowning in stuffed tigers! Our vision was for a PR event that...

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Counting our Holiday Blessings at The Wildcat Sanctuary as Asha the Lioness Recovers

Counting our Holiday Blessings at The Wildcat Sanctuary as Asha the Lioness Recovers

By | December 17, 2013 at 3:28 am | No comments

Do you ever find yourself at a time in life, when the obstacles seem so high, that you question what the future holds?  You've worked so hard, but you feel you still aren't keeping pace.  I've experienced those feelings too, and even though the feelings may be fleeting, they...

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Leave Your Legacy

Leave Your Legacy

By | December 12, 2013 at 3:16 pm | No comments

The Wildcat Sanctuary allows all our residents to live wild at heart. We remain passionately committed to our mission, and we invite you to join us. A planned gift is one way to support our important work even after your lifetime. It may sound complicated but it's actually...

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TWS receives a positive inspection by USDA.

By | December 5, 2013 at 6:40 pm | No comments

The Wildcat Sanctuary values its reputation as one of the most respected animal facilities in the country. Part of ensuring that we maintain the highest of standards includes periodic inspections by accreditation organizations as well as government agencies. Below are the...

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Won’t You Help Feed a Feline Today at The Wildcat Sanctuary?

Won’t You Help Feed a Feline Today at The Wildcat Sanctuary?

By | December 3, 2013 at 8:51 pm | No comments

Feeding big cats is a big job. African lion Aslan and his pride arrived in 2006 after a closure of a large game park in New York. While off exhibit, they were confined to indoor horse stalls with little room to move around. Their fate was to be auctioned off to the highest...

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Resident Spotlight- Spring

By | December 3, 2013 at 2:28 am | No comments

Spring spent the first nine years of his life in a flimsy wire cage.  He was extremely bonded to his owners and did not know he was a cougar.  In fact, I still don’t think he’s sure.  When he first came to the sanctuary, everything frightened him, even his tiny bobcat...

Posted in: Animal Care

Holiday enrichment for the cats of TWS!

Holiday enrichment for the cats of TWS!

By | November 29, 2013 at 4:57 pm | No comments

Make a holiday wish come true for one of the TWS cats – purchase toys they love for any TWS resident at:  http://www.sanctuarysupplies.com/sanctuary_wishlist.asp?id=1009 When you think of animal care, a few things usually come to mind such as diet preparation, cleaning...

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TWS grieves the loss of two wildcat advocates

By | November 20, 2013 at 3:41 pm | No comments

The big cat world lost two very special advocates recently.  Both were not only respected in their field but were also friends of us at TWS.  Each will be deeply missed. Dr. Ron Tilson Ron Tilson, well known tiger conservationist, passed away this week.  Dr. Tilson...

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