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 […]

Wild Pinkdom | Pink Panther and Pals

(upbeat Pink Panther theme) ♪ ♪ JOIN US NOW AS WE HAVE THE RARE OPPORTUNITY TO WATCH THE WORLD’S FOREMOST NATURE PHOTOGRAPHER AT WORK. HE’S CAPTURED SHOTS NOBODY ELSE IN HIS FIELD HAS EVER DREAMED OF, RANKING HIM AMONG THE WORLD’S BEST PHOTOGRAPHERS. BUT HE MUST MAKE USE OF ALL HIS WIT AND EXPERIENCE AS […]

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 […]

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 […]

Feeding Snacks To Big Cats – FAQ Friday

Hey, everyone, and thank you for tuning in to another one of Big Cat Rescue’s FAQ Fridays. You may have already seen our viral video, “Big Cats Getting Snacks.” [Music] Come here. [Laughter] Here, Simba! A common question we get from this video is, “how does the meat stay on the stick?” Well, I’m about […]

BIG Tiger With A BIG Personality

Meet Dutchess, an 11-year-old female tiger. Hi [chuff] hi [chuff] Dutchess arrived at Big Cat Rescue in August of 2015 with two other tigers and a black leopard, after being confiscated from their owner. They stayed here under our witness protection program while their court case was still in litigation. But now after four years, […]

Jaguar VS Leopard – FAQ Friday

Hey everyone and welcome to another one of Big Cat Rescues fact Fridays. Many of you have a hard time telling the difference between a Jaguar and a Leopard, but Manny and I are here to help you out. Their coloring and markings are so similar that it is difficult for people to distinguish them. […]

Where Is The Cheetah? – FAQ Friday

It’s that time again. Time for another FAQ Friday. Big Cat Rescue is known for rescuing lions, tigers, cougars, leopards, bobcats, servals. Oh but wait, why didn’t I say cheetahs? Big Cat Rescue doesn’t have cheetahs because they’re so inbred that they’re virtually identical and they don’t live very long, therefore they’re not in need […]

Q: Do TIGERS like catnip??

A question we always get from tour guests and from people who watch our videos is, “Do big cats like catnip”? Well, there’s only one way to find out. [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] [Music] You can help change the way people treat big cats […]

Panthers are actually jaguars or leopards?

Panthers are actually jaguars or leopards? The Panther also commonly known as the Black Panther is a large member of the Big Cat family, native to Asia, Africa and the Americas. The Panther is not a distinct species itself but is the general name used to refer to any black coloured feline of the Big […]