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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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Zeus moves to Wild Woodlands…again!

Zeus moves to Wild Woodlands…again!

By | August 24, 2011 at 5:54 pm | No comments

Your love for animals helped Zeus move to his new home in Wild Woodlands. Zeus is a charmer and loves people, but does not feel the same about other tigers.  After his rescue from Wild Animal Orphanage in TX, we tried Zeus in several habitats at The Wildcat...

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Sophie & Sierra – a bond that will last forever

Sophie & Sierra – a bond that will last forever

By | August 3, 2011 at 4:04 pm | No comments

It has been just over a decade since we rescued two huskies, Sophie and Sierra. Coming from a puppy mill they had an understandable distrust of humans. This adversity brought them closer together and they were to embark on their new journey at TWS as an unbreakable team.  While...

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Gabby may feel no pain, but she has strong feelings about helping animals

Gabby may feel no pain, but she has strong feelings about helping animals

By | July 26, 2011 at 4:17 pm | No comments

Gabby a girl from Big Lake, MN has a rare condition that does not allow her to feel pain but her heart is full of feelings for helping animals.  Long time TWS supporters, Gary and JoAnn Fink, informed us about Gabby and her passion for animals and becoming a wildlife...

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Federal Laws

Federal Laws

By | May 23, 2011 at 6:45 pm | No comments

What is the Captive Wildlife Crisis? The captive wildlife crisis has plagued our back yards.  We hear about it in the news, see it on our favorite television shows and commercial advertisements, they are at our local fairs. You see the ads for a circuses coming to town,...

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Minn. Wildcat Sanctuary Expands; Needs Donations

By | May 15, 2011 at 4:59 pm | No comments

by Dan Hanger & photojournalist Adam Jagunich, FOX 21 News SANDSTONE, Minn. -The Wildcat Sanctuary in Sandstone, Minn., needs help building a bigger habitat for newly rescued tigers. One-hundred twenty wildcats now call the sanctuary home, including six new tigers, which...

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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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Tiger and cougar at The Wildcat Sanctuary to receive dental care

Tiger and cougar at The Wildcat Sanctuary to receive dental care

By | May 9, 2011 at 1:24 pm | No comments

My, what big teeth you have... Tiger and cougar at The Wildcat Sanctuary to receive dental care See the WCCO News Coverage 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...

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Zeus Moves to Wild Woodlands!

By | March 31, 2011 at 2:26 am | No comments

Our first resident has moved into the new Wild Woodlands area and he is very glad to be there.  Zeus was moved down to his new 5600 square foot habitat complete with a brand new perch.  We even brought down his favorite kiddie pool so he wouldn't be lonely.  [caption...

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