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Congratulations to The Wildcat Sanctuary’s grrreat volunteers!

By | January 19, 2015 at 5:34 pm | No comments

The Sanctuary volunteers are a talented and committed group of individuals who put in thousands of hours every year to help the Sanctuary thrive.  So we LOVE coming together for an annual celebration to showcase all they helped accomplish, as well as provide recognition of...

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In memory of bobcat Felicity and bengal cat Sumatra at The Wildcat Sanctuary

By | January 12, 2015 at 9:16 pm | No comments

We have 106 residents, 47 are senior or geriatric with 27 of those being over 15 years old. The hardest part about rescuing so many cats is that they will one day leave us. It never gets easier and it tends to come in waves.  It can feel too much to bear sometimes.  But we...

Posted in: General, In Memory

The Wildcat Sanctuary thanks YOU for making 2014 a year to remember!

By | December 18, 2014 at 10:43 pm | No comments

When I started the Sanctuary over 15 years ago, I knew I always wanted our organization to have heart.  It was important to be true to the original mission, because that meant being true to you and the cats. The Wildcat Sanctuary needed to be a place where each animal was...

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

Help Keep A Wild One warm this winter

By | December 18, 2014 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.  Is there another...

Posted in: TWS in the News

Aslan the lion – forever now king of his wild life

By | December 8, 2014 at 4:02 pm | No comments

[caption id="attachment_14131" align="alignright" width="300"] The lions enjoy a summer roll in the grass[/caption] It was an unseasonably warm winter day. The snow was thawing and patches of grass appeared all throughout sanctuary. The sun was shining. Aslan was spending...

Posted in: Animal Care, Blog, In Memory

Here’s a rare opportunity to name 2 white tiger cubs at The Wildcat Sanctuary!

By | November 19, 2014 at 12:00 pm | No comments

This year, Thanksgiving has a whole new meaning as we give thanks for two more lives we’ve been able to save.  Because of the generous support we know we can count on from you, we stepped up and said “yes” when these little ones needed placement.  Read their story...

Posted in: Home Feature Below Right, Wildcat News

2 white tiger cubs need you to be their Holiday Hero!

By | November 19, 2014 at 8:00 am | No comments

Creating quality of life for a wild cat in need is what we strive for each day.  The cats we rescue have spacious places to live. Pools in the summer.  Heat and warm beds in the winter. With more than 100 wild cats to care for, our work never ends. Now, we have two more...

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Watch a new video about The Wildcat Sanctuary

By | November 17, 2014 at 7:21 pm | No comments

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Posted in: TWS in the News

Working together to end the Captive Wildife Crisis – PAWS Conference

By | November 12, 2014 at 6:36 pm | No comments

TWS' Director just returned from the International Captive Wildlife Conference, where she was invited by Tigers in America.  Many other big sanctuaries were also represented including Big Cat Rescue, InSync Exotics, Safe Haven and Turpentine Creek. The conference covered a...

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Dentists are Grrrreat!

By | October 28, 2014 at 8:00 pm | No comments

It takes a huge team of skilled professionals to pull off a dental weekend like we just had! We were pleased to have the Peter Emily International Veterinary Dental Foundation onsite to treat six of our cats in need. Our cats receive the best of care, and this weekend was...

Posted in: TWS in the News

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