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Meet Giles, Maya and Willow – Sunday 27th January – 2pm – SOLD OUT

January 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


A chance to meet and greet Giles Clark and the other stars of BBC 2’s Big Cats about the House, Maya the Jaguar and Willow the Cheetah at The Big Cat Sanctuary!

Your meet and greet will start with a talk by Giles about his experiences and personal views on cats and conservation. Following on from this he, and the keeper team, will introduce you to Maya and Willow at their enclosures. You will have the opportunity to get up close, hear all about their amazing stories and see how their lives at the Sanctuary are progressing.

You will have time to wander the Sanctuary to see the other magnificent cats housed here.


  • 2pm to 2.30pm – Meet and Greet Giles at the Founders Lodge with the opportunity to purchase raffle tickets to win an amazing Big Cat hand feed
  • 2.30pm to 2.50pm – Meet Maya at her enclosure
  • 3pm to 3.20pm – Meet Willow at her enclosure
  • 3.20pm to 3.50pm – Wander the Sanctuary to see the other beautiful cats
  • 3.50pm – Raffle draw at the Founders Lodge
  • 4.00pm – Depart the Sanctuary


January 27
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


Big Cat Sanctuary
Headcorn Rd
Smarden, Ashford TN278PJ United Kingdom
01233 771915