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Minnesota Tigers Get TV Time

By | March 12, 2010 at 12:19 am | No comments

Kevin Giles Star Tribune Photo credit - Jeff Wheeler March 5, 2010 Animal Planet miniseries showcases the deadly risks of keeping exotic pets The Wildcat Sanctuary and two Bengal tigers that reside there will be featured in...

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Caring for the Catskill Cats, Wildlife Watch Binocular

By | March 12, 2010 at 12:19 am | No comments

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Andre the cougar story and update

By | March 8, 2010 at 2:48 pm | No comments

It is fairly uncommon that we, at The Wildcat Sanctuary, hear of a new resident months before their arrival. This was, however, the case with Andre. We first heard of Andre in late summer of 2009 when he was being cared for by Critter Care Wildlife. After hearing his story and...

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Sanctuary in Sandstone gives rescued wildcats compassion for life

By | June 12, 2009 at 5:06 pm | No comments

By Beth Jett, FOX 21 News with photojournalist Adam Jagunich SANDSTONE - There's a place in Northern Minnesota that houses more than 100 wild cats rescued from people who forced them to be pets.  It's called the Wildcat Sanctuary, and it's celebrating its 10th year and...

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Sanctuary in Sandstone gives rescued wildcats compassion for life

By | June 12, 2009 at 12:19 am | No comments

By Beth Jett FOX 21 News 06/12/2009   There's a place in Northern Minnesota that houses more than 100 wild cats rescued from people who forced them to be pets. It's called the Wildcat Sanctuary, and it's celebrating its 10th year and hoping...

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Rescued Wash. Bobcat Comes to Minnesota

By | May 12, 2009 at 12:19 am | No comments

From: http://www.wildcatsanctuary.org/Archive/2009-05-13-my-fox-9-Rescued-bobcat.html My Fox 9 Published May 12, 2009 Exotic animal hoarder had up to 30 bobcats LAKE ELMO, Minn. - A bobcat rescued for an exotic animal hoarder in Washington state was tested and...

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MN’s Wildcat Sanctuary saving bobcat from Idaho

By | May 12, 2009 at 12:19 am | No comments

By Janel Klein KARE 11 News Published May 13, 2009 When an Idaho sheriff answered a 911 call this week, he found a woman with a history of hoarding animals who had held captive wild wolves and a four year old bobcat. "They would not have been...

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Walking on the Wild Side

By | October 12, 2008 at 12:19 am | No comments

Despite 4,500 years of domestication, there's a little "wild" left in every cat. But some owners want to walk closer to the wild side. So they seek out one of the new domestic cat hybrids whose separation from the jungle or savannah may be only four generations, not...

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Is Wildcat Law Too Tame

By | April 12, 2008 at 12:19 am | No comments

By Kevin Giles Star Tribune Published April 13, 2008 The cougar named Liberty scoots around her pen at the Wildcat Sanctuary on twisted legs and a deformed spine, hungry for every bit of chicken that senior keeper Trista Campbell pulls out of a red...

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African Serval Found Roaming Coon Rapids

By | March 6, 2008 at 5:38 pm | No comments

Authorities were called to a residence in Coon Rapids to capture a serval which had escaped from a neighborhood apartment complex. City ordinances prohibit possession of wildcats such as this African serval and the cat was taken to the Humane Society. TWS took custody of the...

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