The Wildcat Sanctuary in Minnesota Offers Guidance and Cold-Weather Protocols to Southern Animal Sanctuaries

February 19, 2021 The Wildcat Sanctuary in Minnesota Offers Guidance and Cold-Weather Protocols to Southern Animal Sanctuaries as They Deal with Unprecedented Freezing Conditions Sandstone, Minnesota – The last few days of bitterly cold weather across America and widespread power outages in southern states have impacted not only people but thousands of animals living in

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Tiger Cub at The Wildcat Sanctuary in Minnesota Predicts Winner of Sunday’s Big Football Game

February 3, 2021 MEDIA ALERT Contact:  Susan Bass, Public Relations Cell: 813-431-2720 or [email protected]   Tiger Cub at The Wildcat Sanctuary in Minnesota Predicts Winner of Sunday’s Big Football Game   Sandstone, Minnesota – An adorable 10-week-old rescued tiger cub named Dash, who resides at The Wildcat Sanctuary, has boldly given his prediction for the

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Geriatric Tigress Sabrina Tested Positive for Covid-19

Geriatric Tigress Sabrina Tested Positive for Covid-19; She and Other Big Cats Who Exhibited Symptoms Have Recovered and are Doing Well Sabrina, a 21-year-old tigress at The Wildcat Sanctuary, tested positive for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes Covid-19. The elderly female, as well as other tigers, lions and cougars, showed mild symptoms including intermittent wheezing

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The Wildcat Sanctuary Provides Forever Home to our First-Ever Newborn Tiger Cub- Along with his Parents and Two Geriatric Lions

January 4, 2021 The Wildcat Sanctuary Provides Forever Home to Our First-Ever Newborn Tiger Cub Along with his Parents and Two Geriatric Lions TWS invites you to watch tiger cub Dash grow up, play and thrive at The Wildcat Sanctuary on his new Facebook page:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/230969098548538 Sandstone, Minnesota – The Wildcat Sanctuary was called upon

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Media

News/Media:  [email protected] or (320-245-6871) Press Releases: October 28, 2021 -The Wildcat Sanctuary Helps Rocket “the Whistling Cat”, Severely injured cat receives medical care to help her breathe better June 15, 2021 – Wildcat Sanctuary rescues emaciated, injured young cougar June, 2021 – Wildcat Sanctuary mourns the passing of its matriarch, 26-year-old lioness Shanti Deva May

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What’s Ahead for 2021?

I’d like to thank you for everything you’ve already given to the cats this year. Whether they’re big or little, spotted or striped, old or young, you’ve kept the cats happy, healthy, well cared for and, most of all, loved. I’m so grateful to you for that! And even though it’s been a year we’ve

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Contact Us

General Inquiries: For information call 320-245-6871 Monday – Friday, 8-4:30 CST.  Or email [email protected] We are not open for public visitation. News/Media:  [email protected]dcatsanctuary.org or 320-245-6871, Attn: Tammy Thies (this line is for media inquiries only, any other calls will be directed to General Inquires) Surrendering a cat: Please submit this form.  

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Holiday Gift Shop

Holiday Gift Shop Sorry, as of 12/14, we can no longer guarantee delivery by December 24th. If you’re looking for a compassionate gift, one that truly shows the spirit of the season, we have just the items for you! When you purchase any of these gifts, you bring true comfort and joy to over 115

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GIVE TO THE MAX – your donations MATCHED!

Update:  Thank you all who gave to Give to the Max to help us reach our goal of 4 months of sanctuary operations!!!  We are totaling the gifts now and will have results soon!  Thank you for being the best supporters in the world!! I know you won’t want to miss our GIVE TO THE

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Won’t You Help Feed a Feline Today at The Wildcat Sanctuary?

Feeding big cats is a big job.     Tonka the tiger is the largest cat at the Sanctuary.  He was a former exhibit cat living in a small, non-compliant enclosure prior to arriving at The Wildcat Sanctuary. Thanks to you, Tonka now has room to roam. His natural enclosure provides tall grasses for stalking,

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My birthday thoughts in 2020

As my birthday approaches, I can’t help but look back over the years. Just this past week, our 22-year-old serval Cleo had her geriatric wellness exam. It was emotional for many reasons. Most of all because she was the first cat to begin the sanctuary with me. Luckily, Cleo’s as healthy as any 22-year-old cat

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#Give, BidAtHome & Giving Tuesday

The name Aurora means “dawn.”  As we face this new world, one with so many challenges, we have a choice to stay optimistic, to live our lives in a different way. It truly is the dawn of a new day. As we deal with a worldwide pandemic, something we’ve never experienced before, we can become

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