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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...
Cat of the month: Amasia
We’re excited to bring you the newest episode of our...
Hand-feed our Snow leopard cubs!
The Big Cat Sanctuary is closed
Sadly, we have made the decision that as of 5pm...
COVID-19 The Big Cat Sanctuary Visitor Notice
The Big Cat Sanctuary is open for business as usual....
Cat of the month: Jack
In case you didn’t know, this rather handsome chap is...
Ol Pejeta Conservancy Fundraising Challenge
We have another exciting opportunity for you to fundraise and...
Breeding hopes at the Sanctuary
The start of the year has seen an important task...
Kent Charity Trek 2020
We are proud to be a charity partner for...
Cat of the month: Nuwara
Our fabulous feline in focus this month is the smallest...
Big Cat Sanctuary Membership – Your Choice
Big Cat Sanctuary Membership (Gift) – Your Choice
Big Cat Sanctuary Membership £6 per month
Big Cat Sanctuary Apex Membership – Yearly
Big Cat Sanctuary Membership (gift) £6 per month
Big Cat Sanctuary Apex Membership – Monthly
Big Cat Sanctuary Membership £8 per month
Big Cat Sanctuary Membership £10 per month
Big Cat Sanctuary Membership (gift) £8 per month
Big Cat Sanctuary Membership (gift) £10 per month
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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