What Happens When The Cats Pass Away? – FAQ Friday

Since the early 90s Big Cat Rescue has rescued hundreds of big cats. We specialize in the care of geriatric and impaired big cats that were left unwanted or were no longer profitable to their former owners. Most exotic cats live between ages 10 and 12 years but with exceptional care we have the capability […]

“Animal Guy” Scott’s favorite cats – Big Cat TV

As a staff member of Big Cat Rescue, so often, people say, “which is your favorite cat” or “who do you like best” and it’s so tough that’s like picking which one of your kids you like the best. So, today we’re going to take a quick tour and we’re just going to go look […]

Q&A at Big Cat Rescue Brittany shows you Tigers, Lion, Leopards 09 25 2019

What are you doing in there ? Good morning everybody, this is Brittany at Big Cat Rescue in Tampa, Florida and this is Miss Chaos. Lets see if I can get a better view of her. Hey sweet lady! You showed me how sweet you are. Good morning Deb, good morning Helena, hey Kristina. It’s […]

Big Cats

In this unit we will learn about the big cats or the jungle cats. [MUSIC} This is a caracal which derives its name from the word ‘karakulak’ which means black ears. It is found mostly in Africa, the middle east, persia and the indian sub-continent. This is a cheetah, it can run at the speed […]

Big Cat Rescue: Crippled Cougar Undergoes Emergency Leg Surgery

00:09 DR. LIZ: I don’t think leaving him the way he is, is a viable option. 00:20 COMM: In 2014 Big Cat Rescue was called to a backyard zoo in Alabama, to rescue some animals kept in appalling conditions. 00:33 DR. LIZ: Cats are being kept in open top cages, with all kinds of debris […]

Vegan Big Cats? – FAQ Friday

Hey everyone, Afton here from Big Cat Rescue and welcome to another FAQ Friday. As pumpkin season approaches, I think all the questions and comments I get when you watch videos of our big cats interacting with melons and pumpkins wondering… are we trying to make our big cats vegan? No, silly! We know our […]

Big Cat Rescue walkabout to see Tigers, Lion, Leopards 10 15 2019

Hi Tutters! Good morning everybody, it’s Brittany at Big Cat Rescue in Tampa, Florida. Morning, Noor. Hi Angie. Oh, big stretches, big stretches. This is King Tut; he’s a Savannah cat. Hi Rochelle. [Wind] Good morning, Cynthia. Hi Val. Good morning, Shelly. So, today is day two of Panacur. Hey Andy. Panacur is a quarterly […]

BACKYARD TIGERS! – Big Cat TV

Everybody knows about our recent rescues in Mississippi, where we brought two tigers and a liger back to Big Cat Rescue from not-so-great conditions. I want to introduce you to the two tigers, today, and that’s a male tiger named Alex, and the female’s name is Cookie. Now, the liger, you’re gonna have to wait […]

Jasmine tiger is coming home from vacation! 10 03 2019

Hey, everybody, welcome back. It’s Brittany at Big Cat Rescue in Tampa, Florida, and this, now, is the Vacation Rotation area. A much bigger tunnel that needed put- together. So, Lauren Grant is gonna head up to the roof section and let Jasmine loose, and hopefully, she’ll come running down to the tunnel. We have […]

How Did Big Cat Rescue Get Started? -VR 180 3D

Hi! Welcome to Big Cat Rescue. I’m Howard Baskin, and I handle our administrative matters. And I’m Carol Baskin, the founder and CEO. And how about you come take a walk with us around the sanctuary? Big Cat Rescue started on November 4th, 1992. We were at an exotic animal auction, buying llamas to turn […]