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Lion Ark – documentary about 25 lions rescued from circus in Bolivia

By | July 16, 2013 at 2:45 pm | No comments

Lion Ark is coming. Spread the word – SHARE NOW. When Bolivia banned the use of animals in circuses people thought that was it but the circuses simply defied the law. Lion Ark is a feature length documentary of how one by one the circuses were tracked down by Animal...

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Tiger Skeletons Seized at Prague Airport

By | July 16, 2013 at 2:39 pm | No comments

Tiger Skeletons Seized at Prague Airport PRAGUE — Czech officials say airport customs authorities have seized the skeletons of two endangered tigers believed to be destined for the black market in the Far East. Customs Office spokeswoman Sarka Miskovska says a sniffer dog...

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Third big cat dies of distemper at Texas Sanctuary

Third big cat dies of distemper at Texas Sanctuary

By | July 16, 2013 at 2:13 pm | No comments

A male tiger died of canine distemper Monday and was the third large cat to die of the virus at an exotic animal sanctuary in Wylie. Abrams, 9, had been in isolation for weeks before his death. A lioness and another male tiger died last week at In-Sync...

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Donate to the Memorial Medical Fund

Donate to the Memorial Medical Fund

By | July 4, 2013 at 12:15 am | No comments

If you own a pet, you know how quickly medical expenses add up. When they’re young, there’s the cost of spaying/neutering and vaccinations. As they age, there’s the cost of the typical aches, pains, and diseases associated with growing old. The expenses we face for our...

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200 Captive Wild Animals Discovered in Thailand

By | June 13, 2013 at 2:05 pm | No comments

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="420"] Two of the white lions seized in Thailand[/caption] A man in Thailand has been charged with illegal possession of and trade in protected wildlife after a raid on his house uncovered more than 200 exotic animals. Neighbors...

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Couple Hospitalized After Playing With Lion Cub

By | June 11, 2013 at 8:06 pm | No comments

[caption id="attachment_11324" align="alignright" width="300"] Two white lion cubs at Ukutula Lion Park and Lodge.[/caption] A South African couple has been hospitalized after what they were hoping to be just a fun play date with a lion cub. Manie and Angelique Visser were in...

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Join us for Lions, Tigers and Beers!

By | June 4, 2013 at 6:00 pm | No comments

Off Color's hibiscus gose: One of the 50 or so beers at Northdown's amazing Lions, Tigers & Beers                 Posted                            by Philip...

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Join us at the Edina Art Fair!

By | May 28, 2013 at 5:13 pm | No comments

We'll be at the Edina Art Fair this weekend. Stop by and see the beautiful art created by our...

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Lions, Tigers & Beers – June 5 2013

Lions, Tigers & Beers – June 5 2013

By | May 23, 2013 at 2:08 am | No comments

Lions, Tigers and Beers, Oh My! Wednesday June 5, 2013 Northdown Café & Tap 3244 North Lincoln Avenue Chicago, IL  60657   All day & night!  11 am – 2 am http://www.northdownchicago.com/wildcat/   Northdown Tap is hosting this...

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Miracle Match a Roaring Success

Miracle Match a Roaring Success

By | May 22, 2013 at 10:28 pm | No comments

This years Miracle Match proves how a donation of any size can produce miraculous results.  Our amazing donors raised an unprecedented $203,260 for the cats during this years Match from March 1st to April 30th.  Thank you just isn't enough!  After the incredible snow fall we...

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