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

“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 …


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, …



Help Build New Wild Cat Enclosure!

This episode is sponsored by Rachael Ray Nutrish, natural food for cats. In 2013, thanks to your generous donations, we were able to construct our 2.5-acre Vacation Rotation enclosure. Since then, so many of our residents have had the opportunity to run wild in this amazing area, splash around and cool off in the pond, …


Big Cats And Cold Weather

Being in Florida, we’re used to having some pretty mild winters, but this year it’s been unexpectedly freezing, literally! So what is it that we do when it’s unusually cold? First we bring in our smallest animal. He is the only non cat species we have here to reside at Big Cat Rescue. Babycakes the …


What Is Big Cat Rescue About?!

What Is Big Cat Rescue About?!

[Music] Big Cat Rescue started in 1992 with the rescue of a single Bobcat named Wind Song. But then people started calling and saying, “Would you take my Lion? Would you take my Tiger”? I’m like, “what are you guys doing with lions and tigers”? So that was how it morphed into what it is …


Lion And Tiger Cubs Feat. Jackson Galaxy

Lion And Tiger Cubs Feat. Jackson Galaxy

Hi, friends, this is Jackson Galaxy. They call me the ‘Cat Daddy,’ which means “I love cats,” but, all of them, not just the small cats, I love big cats. You know, really big cats! Lions and tigers. All of the big cat species. And that’s why I’m here today because I want to talk …


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 …


Tiger Feeding Facts (Thanksgiving Edition!)

Tiger Feeding Facts (Thanksgiving Edition!)

Tigers in the wild can eat over 80 pounds of meat in a single sitting. Though they’ll eat anything from an elephant to termites, today we will be seeing how they take on a Thanksgiving turkey. Tigers usually sneak up on their prey from behind, hold it down with their paws, and latch on to …


Big Cats Getting Live Prey – FAQ Friday

Big Cats Getting Live Prey – FAQ Friday

Hey everyone and thank you for tuning into one of Big Cat Rescue’s Fact Friday! Today I’m going to tell you three reasons why we don’t give our big cats live prey. Number one; Our tigers, lions, leopards, cougars, and other wild cats will never be suitable for release into the wild. Therefore there is …