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Wildcat Sanctuary Completes its Biggest Cat Rescue this year

By | October 4, 2015 at 9:06 am | No comments

VIDEO AT http://m.wdio.com/article.html#!/60467/5f1e1a19e4077589ab2e71d9f897ab07 It was the conclusion to the biggest and longest cross-country rescue ever on Wednesday at The Wildcat Sanctuary in Sandstone. The rescue of three cats and a leopard has been nearly...

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4 big cats to begin their new lives at The Wildcat Sanctuary

By | September 2, 2015 at 1:02 pm | No comments

It’s been over a year in the making and several months of not knowing if four new big cats would be calling The Wildcat Sanctuary home. An owner-surrender rescue takes an enormous amount of time, patience. That’s why we don’t feel comfortable sharing details until the...

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Help build habitats for 3 new big tigers and Tigers in America will match 50%

By | September 1, 2015 at 12:13 pm | No comments

If you could magically turn $500 into $750 for a big cat in need, wouldn't that be a great opportunity? Thanks to Tigers in America, you can do that! Seeing how the new tigers Logan, Caesar and Calcutta lived before and knowing what is possible for them at The Wildcat...

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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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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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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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The top 5 differences between jaguars and leopards

By | April 20, 2015 at 10:45 pm | No comments

Having two big cats here at The Wildcat Sanctuary that are both black means people are always getting them confused.  Though one is a black leopard, Shazam, and one is a black jaguar, Diablo Guapo, it’s often hard for people to be able to tell them apart. And, to add to the...

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You helped us say “YES!” to these rescues

By | April 14, 2015 at 3:52 pm | No comments

Tonka, the tiger, was living in a small cage, unable to run.  His back end had atrophied.  Because of you, he now has a large, natural habitat where he can sprint and even stalk.  He climbs up and lounges in his cozy hammock.  And he's the biggest cat on the property, eating...

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