Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
Dedicated to preserving Alaska's wildlife through conservation, education, and quality animal care.
Non-profit Guatamalan organization formed by citizens to improve the chances of survival and conservation of endangered species, including the jaguar.
"...ARCAS was originally created for a very specific and urgent purpose: to build a rescue center to care for and rehabilitate wild animals that were being confiscated on the black market by the Guatemalan government. Since its establishment, the ARCAS Rescue Center has grown into one of the largest and most complex rescue centers in the world, receiving between 300 and 600 animals of more than 40 species per year..." Big Cat Rescue
The largest accredited sanctuary in the world dedicated entirely to the rescue and housing of abused and abandoned cats.
"...We are home to over 100 lions, tigers, bobcats, cougars and other species most of whom have been abandoned, abused, orphaned, saved from being turned into fur coats, or retired from performing acts...Our dual mission is to provide the best home we can for the cats in our care and educate the public about the plight of these majestic animals, both in captivity and in the wild, to end abuse and avoid extinction." Cairngorms National Park
Conservation of wild animals in the park, including the Scottish wildcat.
"...The wildcat is one of the Cairngorms National Park's and Scotland's, most iconic and evocative mammals and yet it may be on the brink of extinction...the main threats to the future survival of the species in Scotland were: hybridisation with feral or domestic cats; being inadvertently killed during feral cat control operation; and disease. Consequently, the Cairngorms Wildcat Project was set up to try and tackle these challenges and ran from May 2009 until April 2012..." Carolina Tiger Rescue
Nonprofit wildlife sanctuary whose mission is saving and protecting wildcats in captivity and in the wild.
Cat Survival Trust
A United Kingdom charitable organization, trust and sanctuary for wild cats.
Washington State zoological park promoting the preservation of endangered species in general, with a specific focus on the endangered & exotic cats.
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary
Cockcomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary is recognized internationally as the world’s first jaguar preserve.
Through Dr. Alan Rabinowitz's ecological study conducted between 1982 and 1984, it was observed that the Cockscomb Basin contained the highest density of jaguars ever recorded. Therefore, in 1984, the area was initially declared a forest reserve with a “No Hunting” ordinance to protect the large jaguar population and other wildlife that make this place their home. Endangered Animal Rescue Society
Florida-based organization that provides a permanent home for unwanted or abused animals, including cougars, lions and leopards.
Florida Panther Conservation
Preservation of Florida’s unique ecosystem by protecting the endangered Florida Panther, while promoting economic development of Southwest Florida.
California sanctuary that rescues and rehabilitates captive-bred exotic animals, including wild cats.
Gir National Park & Sanctuary
Forest and wildlife sanctuary in Gujarat, India; protection of the Asiatic lion
In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Education Center
As a non-profit organization we are dedicated to the rescue of neglected, abused and unwanted exotic felines.
It is our dream that one day there will be no need for rescue facilities, but until that day happens, we will continue to educate the public on the unique attributes and characteristics of our residents; the realities of irresponsible and/or illegal exotic wild animal ownership and captive breeding; and the need for stronger and enforceable legislation against those who abuse exotic wild animals. Kavir National Park
The Kavir Biosphere Reserve is located – together with the Touran biosphere reserve - in the Anatolian Iranian Desert. The Kavir plain mainly covers flood plains and low mountain ranges.
The Kavir Biosphere Reserve is located – together with the Touran biosphere reserve - in the Anatolian Iranian Desert. The Kavir plain mainly covers flood plains and low mountain ranges. Apart from arid and semi-arid desert vegetation, steppe communities, salted and sandy lands are characteristical for the biosphere reserve. Including nomads, there are about 35,000 people living in the biosphere reserve (2002) belonging to different tribes. Seasonal grazing by nomads’ livestock takes place in the core area. Due to the unfavorable climate conditions, there are no economic activities in the buffer zone, however grazing, agriculture, horticulture and handicrafts are important sources of income in the transition area. Land of the Leopard National Park (Russia)
By resolution of the government of the Russian Federation, the Land of the Leopard National Park was established in the southwest of Primorsky Province.
This single protected territory has the capacity to ensure the survival of at least 50 Far Eastern leopards and covers 60% of its remaining habitats. And most importantly, the park includes all breeding grounds, which leopards use from generation to generation. The national park will also become home to 10 Amur tigers that are key for Changbaishan population in China and a valuable Korean pine forest. Lion Park
The Lion Park, situated in the middle of the Johannesburg – Pretoria complex, is an eco-tourism destination that focuses on the well-being and regeneration of the various species, in particular the endangered Wild Dog, the rare White Lion and Cheetah.
We are neither a game reserve or a Zoo, but rather a breeding ground and sanctuary for important species. Secondary to our mission is the ability to provide an opportunity for people, both local and overseas tourists, to learn more about these wonderful African animals. Large grazing areas for the antelope and giraffe have been established – here you will see zebra, giraffe, gemsbok, springbuck, Blesbok to mention a few. They are free to roam the area and visitors are able to view them from close proximity. The carnivore camps are separated, housing four prides of lion, a clan of cheetah, wild dog and hyena. The lion are protected from one another by barriers and fences to prevent the different prides from attacking one another as by nature, lions are fiercely protective of their territory and will become aggressive if other lions or prides enter their domain. Northern Jaguar Project
Protecting the world's northernmost jaguars.
Pench Tiger Reserve
Pench Tiger Reserve area serves as one of the prime habitats of Indian Tiger(Panthera Tigris) which is the key species in this area, along with other species of cat family
As per May 2007 wildlife census, there are about 13-15 Tigers, 12 Panthers, and 7620 other individuals, including 310 Gaurs, 966 Sambhars, 2032 Chitals, etc in Pench Tiger Reserve areas. As per the 2010 All India Tiger Monitoring (Monitoring of Tigers,leopard,Co-Predator,Pray and their habitat), Pench landscape was found to have 13 Tigers. However during the Phase IV Monitoring of Tiger carried out, during 2012, initial reports indicate the presence of 14-16 Tigers in Pench Tiger Reserve. Final analysis is being carried out. Sunderban National Park
A tiger reserve located in India, in the state of West Bengal.
T&D's Cats of the World
T&D's is dedicated to providing a permanent safe haven for unwanted, abused and mistreated exoctic and wild animals. T&D's will accept as many of these animals as space allows.
"...T&D's will not sell, give or trade exotic animals...(and) does not condone breeding exotic or wild animals for the pet trade, private ownership or other exploitation...(we) strive to provide the best care (including diet, housing, behavioral and mental stimulation and veterinarian) for the animals." The Exotic Feline Rescue Center
The Exotic Feline Rescue Center is a wild cat sanctuary located in the U.S. state of Indiana. Founded in 1991, the rescue center has over 230 wild cats.
The mission of the EFRC is to "provide permanent homes for exotic felines that hve been abused, abandoned or for some reason have nowhere to live out their lives, while educating the public about these beautiful cats." The rescue center does not buy,sell or breed cats. The Naankuse Reserve
Our mission is to conserve the land, cultures and wildlife of Namibia and rescue species threatened by an ever-shrinking habitat.
N/a'an ku se Foundation PO Box 99292 Windhoek Namibia We run a Wildlife Sanctuary and Carnivore Conservation Research project to protect and conserve Namibia's vulnerable wildlife. The Roar Foundation | Shambala
The California-based Roar Foundation supports The Shambala Preserve and shares its mission to educate the public about exotic animals, advocate for legislation to protect them and provide a sanctuary for mistreated and neglected animals.
"...Once an animal is brought to Shambala, it remains here for the rest of its life. As a true sanctuary, we do not buy, breed, sell, trade, or subject our animals to commercial use. Our only purpose is to allow these magnificent animals to live out their lives with love and dignity. Each "Wild One" has the best human, nutritional, medical, emotional, and mental care possible..." The Wild Animal Sanctuary
USA-based sanctuary for large carnivores, including wild cats.
"...Animals are not bought, sold, traded, or mistreated in any way. They are given every opportunity to behave naturally in a wonderfully loving environment..." The Wildcat Sanctuary
Provides a natural sanctuary to wild cats in need and inspires change to end the captive wildlife crisis.
Tiger Creek Wildlife Refuge
Rescue and rehabilitation of big cats that have been abused, neglected or displaced.
A rescue facility and sanctuary for big cats.
Tiger Missing Link Foundation
Provides leadership, management, organizational, legal and financial support for tiger conservation and chosen related big cats rescue projects.
Nevada-based organization supporting biodiveristy, in-situ conservation and responsible ex-situ breeding, along with work in animal husbandry and environmental education.
igerhomes.org is a privately-run exotic animal sanctuary that strives to stimulate a global interest in wildlife conservation, education and habitat protection via the Internet.
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service: Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge
Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge was established in June 1989 under the authority of the Endangered Species Act to protect the Florida panther and its habitat.
White Oak Conservation Center
Strives to achieve productive conservation results through the integration of its breeding programs into efforts to save those species in the wild, and by providing training and research opportunities in veterinary science and conservation biology.
Wild Cat Haven
Oregon sanctuary providing a safe, natural lifetime home for captive-born wildcats in need.
Wildlife Heritage Sanctuary
U.K. organizations working to protect big cat species around the world from extinction; home of the "Big Cat Sanctuary."
"...we are an active partner in the European Endangered Species Breeding Programmes (EEP)...The WHF is also raising awareness and funding for big cat projects around the world..."