Have Your Checked Out Big Cat Rescue Near Tampa?

Published On: May 15, 2018|Categories: Attractions|Tags: , |

Have you checked out Big Cat Rescue, an animal sanctuary near Tampa, Florida, yet? Big Cat Rescue is one of the largest accredited sanctuaries for exotic cats in the world. It’s also a leading advocate for ending the abuse of captive big cats. The sanctuary rescues, houses and rehabilitates wild cats.

On any given day, you may find civets, cougars, leopards, lions, lynxes, sand cats, tigers and jaguars at Big Cat Rescue. It’s a 67-acre sanctuary North of Tampa in the Citrus Park area. It’s hosted many tens of thousands of human visitors eager to see these majestic animals up close.

The cats go to Big Cat Rescue for many reasons. Some have been abandoned by owners who erroneously thought the big cats would make good pets. Others are retired circus animals. Some were orphaned after their mothers were killed. Some were rescued from the fur coat industry. It’s part of of a larger network of animal rescue organizations working together to end abuse against these big cats.

Big Cat Rescue is just one of the ample perks of living in the Tampa Bay area!

Take a look at the cool live cams at Big Cat Rescue:

Tiger Lake - Big Cat Rescue powered by EXPLORE.org
Lioness Nikita - Big Cat Rescue powered by EXPLORE.org


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