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American Sanctuary Association supports Tammy Thies

By | November 15, 2013 at 2:18 pm | No comments

              To Whom It May Concern: The American Sanctuary Association fully supports and endorses The Wildcat Sanctuary and Tammy Thies.  TWS is a model sanctuary that has been an accredited member of our...

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I support Tammy Thies and The Wildcat Sanctuary

By | November 15, 2013 at 1:58 pm | No comments

Greetings, I just wanted to take a moment to share a few thoughts with you, regarding The Wildcat Sanctuary and the amazing Tammy Thies. I have had the privilege of knowing Ms. Thies for 5 years now. I have known her, first, as a personal hero and pioneer for animal...

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Volunteers and donors support Tammy Thies as Executive Director

By | November 15, 2013 at 1:55 pm | No comments

To Whom it May Concern: I was shocked to receive the email that Tammy Thies has stepped down from Director.  Not knowing where this has come from it concerns me for the sake of the animals.  SHE is the founder of TWS.  SHE has given up so much of her life for the rescue...

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IFAW sends letter of appreciation for founder Tammy Thies

By | November 15, 2013 at 1:48 pm | No comments

        Gail Plewacki, Board Chairperson The Wildcat Sanctuary PO Box 314 Sandstone, MN 55072 Dear Ms. Gail Plewacki: I would like to express my appreciation towards the positive relationship the International Fund for Animal Welfare...

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Donors stand behind Tammy and The Wildcat Sanctuary

By | November 15, 2013 at 4:38 am | No comments

To fellow donors and supporters, This truly saddens me that I have to write this letter.  I’m what some would call a ‘big donor’ I guess to The Wildcat Sanctuary. In the past few weeks many accusations have been publicly aimed at The Wildcat Sanctuary Founder and...

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You made Give to the Max Day a wild success!

You made Give to the Max Day a wild success!

By | November 14, 2013 at 4:36 pm | No comments

Amazing!  Your generosity raised over $58,000 for the cats in one day.  Thank you. We cannot express our gratitude enough for each of you that supported TWS yesterday! I was watching Carlo, the cougar, having so much fun playing with his ball and how his life at TWS mainly...

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Animal Support Grant given towards free roaming habitat

By | November 13, 2013 at 11:12 pm | No comments

The cofounders of Animal Support, Dr. Michael Omidi, Maria Abaca, and Julian Omidi, recently received the appreciation of The Wildcat Sanctuary for helping to fund new facilities to house wild cats at the sanctuary. “We are a sanctuary for animals; a place of refuge where...

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Open Position – Full-time Big Cat Keeper

By | November 11, 2013 at 12:18 am | No comments

Full-time Big Cat Keeper Wanted The Wildcat Sanctuary, an accredited sanctuary for big cats located in Sandstone, Minnesota, is currently looking for an experienced full-time carnivore keeper.  TWS currently is home to more than 100 wild cats, including tigers, lions,...

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TWS Extends Sympathy to Wildcat Haven During Time of Crisis

By | November 10, 2013 at 3:42 pm | No comments

The Wildcat Sanctuary extends their deepest sympathies to the staff, volunteers and family of Wildcat Haven in Oregon after a keeper was killed during a tragic accident yesterday. "Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire wildcat rescue community today, especially...

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Good-Bye to Makisha, a very strong and independent bobcat

Good-Bye to Makisha, a very strong and independent bobcat

By | November 9, 2013 at 6:51 pm | No comments

October 28 2013 We are so sorry to have to tell you that we had to say goodbye to Makisha, a very strong and independent bobcat this weekend.  Earlier this summer we had noticed Makisha limping.  She was seen by the vet and had a large cyst or tumor on one of her front...

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