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2017 Wildcat Sanctuary calendars are available now!

By | October 20, 2016 at 8:41 am | No comments

                Guess who our cover cat is this year?  It's Shanti Deva!!!  Wouldn't you love to have this gorgeous lioness staring at you, inspiring you every day of the year?  Or how about Shadow, our black...

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Rescued Wildcats Form An Inseparable Bond

By | June 19, 2016 at 9:03 pm | No comments

[embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vxMOSs3Mft4[/embed] In the woods of Minnesota, lies a beautiful sanctuary where rescued wildcats go to live happy, carefree lives. This beautiful story is about The Wildcat Sanctuary and an unbelievable friendship that formed...

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Lynx Kept As A Pet For 13 Years Walks Outside For The First Time

By | March 15, 2016 at 9:10 pm | No comments

Coverage of Cleo the lynx' rescue by The Dodo By Zainab Akande    Mar. 15, 2016 Before arriving at Minnesota's Wildcat Sanctuary, Cleo, a Canada lynx, had never been outside. For 13 years, she was kept as an indoor pet, so she had no idea what it was like to...

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How to provide comfort care for an aging big cat

By | January 11, 2016 at 1:52 pm | No comments

We often hear from people that we have dream jobs and how lucky we are to get to work with big cats.  We definitely do, and feel blessed each day that your support enables us to care for over 100 wild cats. But our days are much different than most perceive.  It’s not...

Posted in: Animal Care, Blog

Sponsor a Wild One

By | May 20, 2015 at 8:20 pm | 41 comments

ANNUAL SPONSORSHIP OF A WILD CAT [gravityform id="3" title="false" description="false"] Download our Sponsorship Form and mail it in with your check OR purchase your sponsorship online by clicking on the type cat you'd like to sponsor below.  If there's a particular cat...

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Fox 21 – The Wildcat Sanctuary nears capacity

By | February 27, 2013 at 1:57 pm | No comments

Watch the Video Here Tuesday, February 26, 2013 - 10:42pm Dan Hanger Adam Jagunich FOX 21 News, KQDS-DT DULUTH - It's estimated there are as many as 10,000 large wildcats in private ownership across the United States, and only...

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Wild Woodlands Update

By | February 22, 2011 at 3:31 pm | No comments

It has been a long, chilly and snow filled winter here at The Wildcat Sanctuary.  Just when things were starting to let up, the snow was melting and the sun was warm, a blast of snow came once again.  We have been working on building out our new area called Wild Woodlands for...

Posted in: Updates

Winter at the Sanctuary

By | January 19, 2011 at 7:36 pm | No comments

Some of you out there, not from any snowy or cold regions are probably wondering what the heck we do with the cats in the winter.  Minnesota can get very cold, below zero is the norm for most of January and February, but we don’t let that ruin our day.  So far this winter...

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