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Big Cat Rescue

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12802 Easy St, Tampa, FL 33625-3702
+1 813-920-4130
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Superb

Wonderful place They just do SO much great for the anomals Just LOVE the place Big Cat Rescue... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Freja P
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Rising Sun, Indiana
Amazing animals

It is a great place to learn about what humans have done to the poor big cats in our world. These... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
CincinnatiKaren
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Cincinnati
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Do you see yourself looking over the vast Serengeti plains, searching the horizon for a glimpse of a pride of Lions, or a Leopard lounging in the trees? Do you imagine yourself in India, riding an elephant through the high grass with your eyes peeled for the elusive Tiger? Have you ever thought how great it would be to hike through the rainforest, listening to the tropical birds, ever on the lookout for a Leopard or an Ocelot high in the canopy? Have you ever been to the zoo and wanted to be closer to the exotic cats; so close you could almost touch them? You don't have to spend tens of thousands of dollars to make these dreams come true. The world's largest accredited big cat rescue facility is right here in Tampa, Florida at Big Cat Rescue.
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  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“their lives” (66 reviews)
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12802 Easy St, Tampa, FL 33625-3702
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Reviewed yesterday

Wonderful place They just do SO much great for the anomals Just LOVE the place Big Cat Rescue FOREVER

Thank Freja P
Reviewed 5 days ago

It is a great place to learn about what humans have done to the poor big cats in our world. These are beautiful animals who have been rescued from horrible humans. Their stories are reminders that we should not always interfere with mother nature. It...More

Thank CincinnatiKaren
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wether you are local or visiting, this is a great place to visit, see beautiful and enormous felines and help this great cause. All animals here are rescued from awful situations and are given the chance to end their life in a nice environment. Yes,...More

1  Thank LoveTrips03
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an awesome experience. Being an animal lover, I have learned so much about these big kitties. It was very informative and the tour guide was awesome. What this place does for these big cats is amazing. They cats are very very well taken...More

1  Thank Paula P
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our 4th tour. We can see how Carol and her very passionate and dedicated team are progressing with Big Cat Laws. The cats all have a story to tell, many heartbreaking, but are now being given the love and care they deserve. Keep...More

1  Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you to the incredible volunteers who give their time, energy and love to the beautiful big and little cats! We attended the feeding tour last Friday and it was clear that Desmond, volunteer and our tour guide, respected and cared for each of the...More

Thank Nicole C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took a tour around the grounds of the sanctuary, its no flashy Zoo however what it is, is a home for cats that have been rescued from the Pet or Fur trade, the tour was given by a nice young lady, who was knowledgeable...More

Thank Ross K
Reviewed 1 week ago

My sis and I took the feeding tour where we got to experience an up-close look not only at the cats, but how they are fed and interact with the keepers! This sanctuary truly cares for the cats and clearly works to keep their overhead...More

Thank Rosie W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

All the cats here (and there are many varieties) are all either rescues or in witness protection. I have been here twice. The first time I had an extraordinary guide who knew all of the animals histories and the stories behind them. He held our...More

Thank Lynn D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was nice to see the cats living out their days being well cared for. Especially after learning where most of them came from and how they were treated. Good cause to support. We need more laws protecting these magnificent animals.

Thank Geoff B
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Karen M
15 June 2017|
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Response from Jordan G | Reviewed this property |
It's not my sanctuary, but they do have a live video feed so you can see what the cats are currently up to. Just google "big cat rescue live feed"
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Chris M
29 April 2017|
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Response from BigCatRescue | Property representative |
We do have private tours for those who want to determine their path and pace.
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Chris M
29 April 2017|
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Response from BigCatRescue | Property representative |
It depends on the tour you take. If you are on the Kids Tour or the Day Tour, you are walking along with up to 21 people and you have 67 acres to cover in 60-90 min. (Kids Tours 60 min) The group has plenty of time to take... More
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