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First- hand stories from hybrid cat owners

By | June 23, 2015 at 8:05 pm | No comments

13 years ago we wanted to buy a cat to replace a moggie that’d been an energetic playmate to our farm-cat, Tiger, but who succumbed to mammarian cancer. We went through the cat magazines and decided a Bengal had the advertised personality, and so we brought Louis Scratchmo...

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Wildcat Sanctuary’s busy building lots of new fun for their rescued cats to enjoy!

By | June 16, 2015 at 2:17 pm | No comments

“Summer time and the livin’s easy” – or at least that’s how the song goes.  If you’re one of our rescued cats, it’s very true! But, for staff, interns, volunteers, and contractors, these long summer days mean hours of hard work reconstructing, remodeling and...

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Join us for the Big Cat Crisis Symposium!

By | June 15, 2015 at 2:37 pm | No comments

Big Cat Crisis Symposium - Hosted by The Wildcat Sanctuary Did you know thousands of tigers, lions and other wild cats are kept as pets or used for profit across the United States? Many are mistreated and neglected. The few lucky ones find permanent sanctuary to live out their...

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Experience a whole new Jungle Boogie – Tiger Taproom at Surly Brewing Co.

By | June 15, 2015 at 2:32 pm | No comments

Jungle Boogie – Tiger Taproom – Sunday, October 11, 2015 Surly Brewing Company, 520 Malcolm Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414, Scheid Hall  -2nd floor An event fit for a tiger, as only The Wildcat Sanctuary and Surly Brewing Company can host.  Join us at the most...

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Lioness Asha reunites with Aslan, the king of her pride

By | June 1, 2015 at 7:29 am | No comments

[embed]https://youtu.be/EGvdizfNoCI[/embed] Asha has always been known for having such a zest for life. She was feisty, with a brightness about her that always shined. You would think that, being so assertive with humans, she would be the dominant lion in her pride....

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Lions, Tigers & Beers for The Wildcat Sanctuary – oh my!

By | May 22, 2015 at 3:01 pm | No comments

WHEN: Friday, June 12, 2015 WHERE: Northdown Taproom Chicago, Illinois DETAILS HERE! Have you heard the buzz about Lions, Tigers and Beers? Be sure you follow the fun on Facebook HERE! It started as an idea by some Chicago fans a few years ago.  Loving wild cats and...

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Nigel, the caracal, reunites with brother Ivan at the Rainbow Bridge

By | May 14, 2015 at 8:17 pm | No comments

If love could keep an animal alive, Nigel would still be with us today. Nigel and his brother Ivan, arrived at The Wildcat Sanctuary just this past year.  Never did we think we’d have to say good-bye so soon. Ivan left us within days of coming to The Wildcat Sanctuary,...

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White tiger cubs celebrate a WILD first birthday party!

By | May 13, 2015 at 6:49 pm | No comments

There’s been a lot of excitement building at Minnesota’s The Wildcat Sanctuary.  White tiger cubs Jeremy and Simon have been growing quickly since their rescue last year.  On Thursday, May 14th, the brothers celebrate their very first birthday – in a big tiger...

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Petting a lion or tiger – would you do it?

By | May 5, 2015 at 8:45 pm | No comments

[embed]https://youtu.be/3Ia2O8icanM[/embed] As an animal lover, if someone were to make you this offer, would you accept?  You can pet, play with and bottle feed this cub and we’ll take a picture of you so you can share it with your friends – BUT, it means one of the...

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Thailand’s Tiger Temple – is it any different here in the United States?

By | April 26, 2015 at 6:24 pm | No comments

The international spotlight continues to shine on the other side of the globe at Thailand's Tiger Temple.  While authorities go back and forth, trying to decide what will be done with the 146 tigers being used as a tourist attraction there, it’s sparked outrage all over the...

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