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Bats for Cats – Original Batman Art to benefit The Wildcat Sanctuary

By | June 3, 2012 at 2:10 pm | No comments

Do you love Batman?  Do you love cats?  Then you will love Bats for Cats! Bats for cats is an ebay auction fundraiser featuring original Batman themed art from very talented artists and comics.  Make sure to check out all the pieces for auction here. The auction runs...

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A very important day for Ohio Cats! And you can help!

By | April 17, 2012 at 3:39 pm | No comments

Donate Today! Today is a very important day for animals in Ohio. A bill to finally regulate the breeding and selling of big cats and other exotic animals is being heard by members of the Senate Agriculture, Environment and Natural Resources Committee. This...

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What does it take to rescue a wild cat?

By | April 17, 2012 at 3:12 pm | No comments

In February, we were contacted by the owner of Tiger Paw Rescue Center in Ohio.  She tearfully pleaded with us to help find homes for the tigers and cougar she had.  With pending state and federal legislation bringing new regulations and fees she couldn't possibly afford, she...

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My life in captivity – through the eyes of Nikita, the tigress

My life in captivity – through the eyes of Nikita, the tigress

By | March 15, 2012 at 1:59 pm | No comments

I was born into a sea of light. What a strange world, one that would light up with camera flashes whenever I was around. They’d take pictures of me, they’d take pictures with me. These humans seemed to think I was something strange. Was I? Is that why my mother wasn’t with...

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Nikita the tiger needs your help!

Nikita the tiger needs your help!

By | February 28, 2012 at 11:39 pm | No comments

Help bring Nikita the tiger to The Wildcat Sanctuary We received a tearful call from an Ohio woman asking us to help her and her cats.  She is a USDA licensed owner who realizes what the future will mean for her and the animals she has in cages in her backyard with the...

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Help Bring Nikita and Tasha to The Wildcat Sanctuary

Help Bring Nikita and Tasha to The Wildcat Sanctuary

By | February 27, 2012 at 3:43 pm | No comments

Aftermath of the Ohio exotic animal tragedy – what happens to the other cats in the state?  The Wildcat Sanctuary is here to help. Like you, we were devastated as we heard the shots ring out that killed dozens of animals in Ohio last year.  These were animals that,...

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The Wolfs have a love for tigers!

The Wolfs have a love for tigers!

By | January 12, 2012 at 10:06 pm | No comments

Joe and Shirley Wolf have been TWS donors for almost five years and support the Sanctuary because of their love for wild cats.  As Joe said “I have always been fascinated by tigers:  they are beautiful but at the same time powerful.  They will always be wild, no matter how...

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TWS Cats Put Their Paws to Paint

TWS Cats Put Their Paws to Paint

By | September 1, 2011 at 3:20 pm | No comments

The cats (and keepers) were hard at work as they created their paintings, beautiful works of art and decoupage frames to raise money for animal care supplies. Using a  non-toxic, washable, vegetable based safe paint these cats rolled, shredded, rubbed and flipped to ensure...

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TWS honors those who have touched our lives.

TWS honors those who have touched our lives.

By | August 29, 2011 at 11:19 pm | No comments

The Wildcat Sanctuary Memorial Garden is underway.  Thank you to the supporters who have purchased plants, bricks and benches. The area allows us to celebrate the lives of the animals that are no longer with us. We can gather here while watching Titan and Lilly play in Tiger...

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Open Up and Say Ahhhh… Tiger and cougar at The Wildcat Sanctuary received dental care

Open Up and Say Ahhhh… Tiger and cougar at The Wildcat Sanctuary received dental care

By | May 15, 2011 at 12:48 am | No comments

Try to imagine you're a Bengal tiger with a painful toothache. Now imagine you’re the dentist who needs to perform a root canal on the 500-pound animal. It is not unusual for large cats rescued by The Wildcat Sanctuary to have dental disease that impacts their quality...

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