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Evolution of The Wildcat Sanctuary – how the sanctuary began

By | February 3, 2017 at 11:48 am | No comments

"If I only make a fraction of the impact that Sampson and the other cats have made on me, then I am very blessed." Days like this are when I realize how fast time flies and how special each moment is.  Today, I’m spending a few of the last days with Sampson, the caracal. ...

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Ligers – what’s the reality for these big cat hybrids?

By | January 31, 2017 at 12:51 pm | No comments

We're seeing more and more instances of ligers being intentionally bred by those who want to exploit wild animals for profit. So, what exactly is a liger? A cross between a female tiger and a male lion, ligers can grow to be around 900 pounds.  Contrast this to a lion...

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Help hybrid cats like Leo get the space they deserve.

By | December 16, 2016 at 3:06 pm | No comments

Rescued hybrid wild cats need you! Help us build a heated bungalow for Savannah cats Leo and Kona, and geriatric Jungle cat Abby. What do you do when three rescued hybrid cats don't get along? At The Wildcat Sanctuary, the cats' needs always come first!  So...

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Tigers Pandora, Zeke, Dimitri and Griffen are home!

By | November 26, 2016 at 2:18 pm | No comments

Four Tigers begin their new life at The Wildcat Sanctuary.  Welcome home Griffen, Dimitri, Zeke and Pandora. Born at a private zoo, Griffen and other cubs were torn from their mother when they were just a few days old.  They were put in a small room with large windows on...

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7 reasons why black cats love Black Friday!!

By | November 22, 2016 at 6:47 pm | No comments

Because these 7 gifts give them the 'wild at heart' life they love - what could be better than that!! Holiday Sponsor Program For $24.99, we’ll send your chosen recipient a special Wildcat Sanctuary card, noting that you’ve made a generous donation to support the wild...

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The Wildcat Sanctuary holiday sponsorships are GRRReat gifts!

By | November 22, 2016 at 5:22 pm | No comments

The gift-giving season will be here soon, so why not vow to make it easy on yourself this year? Skip the shopping crowds and give the gift of compassion, sure to delight everyone on your holiday gift-giving list. For $24.99, we'll send your chosen recipient a special Wildcat...

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Double your donation on Give to the Max Day – November 17!

By | November 15, 2016 at 12:46 pm | No comments

    There appears to be very high traffic on the Give to Max Day site which is not allowing people to give.  You might try the link later: https://www.givemn.org/organization/Wildcat-Sanctuary We don’t want to miss your gift for the cats!  Therefore, here are...

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Cougar Brother and Sister Form a New Family with Two Other Orphans – reprint

By | August 29, 2016 at 7:41 am | No comments

Reprint from The Dodo The capture of Storm and Snow might best be described as a tale of two kitties. The orphaned cougar siblings, just a few months old, had lost their mother and desperately needed a human hand. Locals had spotted them a few times in...

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So you think you want a Bengal cat like Thor – think again!

By | August 26, 2016 at 1:17 pm | No comments

The internet is buzzing about Thor, a Bengal cat with gorgeous fur. "I want one, too!" But do you? Really?? Having rescued 57 hybrid cats and referring so many more to other sanctuaries, we know a lot about cats like Thor. And it's not all what the breeders...

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“But Mama, where did the tiger cub go?”

By | July 26, 2016 at 3:04 pm | No comments

What's the ONE most important thing you can do to reduce the number of big cats in need of rescue? Submit your comments today to the USDA asking them to STOP allowing public contact with dangerous animals - cubs or adults. If we want to help end the non-stop breeding by...

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