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Adoption Koshi & Khumbu – 15% to Snow leopard Trust
Signature Maya Adoption Pack
We are proud to present our exclusive Signature Maya Adoption...
Kasanga steals the hearts of all who meet him! His...
Petra was born at Norfolk Wildlife Park (which is now...
Jethro was born in a very large litter of six...
Viktoria is very beautiful with dark features, taupe coloured gems...
Tiny is the smallest of the three brothers and also...
Kafara is seen as the most dominant of the three...
Jaguar Breeding Centre
Here at The Big Cat Sanctuary, we pride ourselves in...
The Four Pillars of The Big Cat Sanctuary
The Big Cat Sanctuary is nationally recognised as one of...
Our Lockdown Experience: #saveoursanctuary
Lockdown has been an incredibly difficult period for...
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R.I.P. Murphy the Cheetah
It is with a very heavy heart that we announce...
Bears About the House – Episode 1 Re-cap
It was amazing to see The Big Cat Sanctuary’s Director...
Bears About the House with Giles Clark
Keep an eye out this month for a familiar face...
The Big Cat Sanctuary is Re-Opening!
Welcome Back! Whilst our Open Days are still postponed, we...
The Big Cat Sanctuary are devastated to announce that the...
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About The Big Cat Sanctuary
The Big Cat Sanctuary is set in the heart of the countryside at Smarden, in Kent.
The peace and tranquillity of the site provides a sanctuary and excellent conditions for the successful breeding of the beautiful, yet endangered cats both large and small within the European Endangered Species Breeding Programme.Learn more