News

The Big Cat Sanctuary launches their Project Lion Campaign!

1st June 2017

The Big Cat Sanctuary launches their Project Lion Campaign! Our Project Lion Campaign is raising funds for a variety of lion welfare and conservation activities, which will conclude with moving the fabulous African Lion Kasanga who joined us in April. He will be going to a wonderful new home in the UWEC Conservancy in Uganda. […]

Luxury Lodge stays on Father’s Day

25th May 2017

Book one of our luxury Lodge stays on Father’s Day, Sunday 18th June, and not only get the chance to wake up to the Roar of our Lions but also receive the amazing gift of either an England or Chelsea Football shirt signed with a personal message from England Captain and Chelsea defender Gary Cahill, […]

Follow our Managing Director!

12th May 2017

Did you know you can follow The Big Cat Sanctuary’s Managing Director and Big Cat Expert on both Instagram and Twitter? His name is Giles Clark. You will get to stay informed about the projects he is working on and what he’s up to on a day to day basis here at the sanctuary too. […]

Charity fundraising lunch

Please come along to our charity fundraising lunch on Sunday 28th May to enjoy a great lunch with live music, face painting, raffle and meet our Managing Director and Big Cat Specialist Giles Clark. The total amount of your meals will be donated to our to support our work both at the sanctuary and the […]

Exciting opportunity ~ Social Media Internship

24th April 2017

This is an excellent opportunity for a graduate to gain experience helping a leading wildlife conservation charity deliver online marketing and social media initiatives.  Be part of a growing team on a part time basis, working with the on-site Fundraising & Marketing team assisting in further development and of our social media strategy. Role Description […]

Sad News

21st April 2017

It is with the deepest regret that we announce the sad passing of Tamair, our largest tiger. Tamair had lived at The Big Cat Sanctuary for over a decade, in that time, what an enormous impact he made on people’s hearts. In his prime he weighed in at well over 210 kilos and was notorious […]

Join The Big Cat Sanctuary for a Champagne Luncheon

12th April 2017

Join us for a Champagne Luncheon on Sunday 7th May 2017  ~ 12 noon – 4.30pm ~ Provisional programme: 12pm                  Arrival                         12.30pm            Champagne reception 1pm – 2.30pm    A chance to by Raffle tickets to win a Big Cat Encounter and […]

‘Circle of Life’ for recycled Big Cat Sanctuary uniform in Africa

31st March 2017

The Word Forest Organisation is a UK based NGO that plants trees, builds classrooms and raises environmental awareness in the UK and in the Coastal Province of Kenya. They recently visited The Big Cat Sanctuary to collect approximately 75 pieces of our old staff uniform – polo shirts, sweatshirts and fleeces –  as even though we were unable to use them […]

Kent Charity Awards 2017

21st March 2017

We were most proud to be awarded the Animal Charity of the Year in the Kent Charity Awards for 2017. The Big Cat Sanctuary were among many other deserving nominees doing fantastic work, all of which are also worthy of this award. We are ecstatic to have won the Animal category and would like to […]

Thanks to the Dylan Group

15th March 2017

Thanks to the Dylan Group, who recently supplied us with Robinia Timber Hardwood poles, #AmurLeopard Hogar has been enjoying his revamped enclosure. Being a strong climber, he’s been demonstrating his agility with effortless leaps! Find out more here