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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

World Wildlife Day 2017

3rd March 2017

#WorldWildlifeDay is celebrated annually on 3rd March, the day of the signature of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) in 1973. So today we celebrate the beauty of our wild flora and fauna as well as an occasion to raise awareness of the multitude of benefits that […]

The Big Cat Sanctuary are taking a stand!

1st March 2017

The Big Cat Sanctuary are taking a stand. We’re going to be at the Photography Show 18-21 March, at the NEC Birmingham and will be on stand number C138! The Photography Show returns to the NEC for the fourth year and offers visitors the chance to try the latest technology from leading photography brands and access […]

You can now purchase our Open Day Tickets online!

7th February 2017

Our Annual Open Day tickets are now available to purchase online! It will be a fun day out for all the family, so come along to The Big Cat Sanctuary to see our big and small cats, including lions, tigers, leopards, cheetahs, jaguars, pumas, fishing cats and more! You’ll see big cat enrichment, health checks, […]

Call Out for Pictures for our 2018 Big Cat Calendar!

5th February 2017

It may seem a little early, but it’s that time of year again when we start to gather photos for consideration to be featured in the official 2018 Big Cat Sanctuary Calendar! We are looking for those cute and cuddly close ups, stunning stares and any other photos of our fabulous cats to that we […]

Whisk your Loved One Away for a Luxury Overnight Stay!

20th January 2017

You can now whisk your loved one away to our unique location in Kent for a romantic night away in our Luxury Lodges on 14th February #ValentinesDay! Arrive at 2.30pm where you’ll be treated to #afternoontea overlooking the lions, a VIP tour of The Big Cat Sanctuary with your dedicated tour guide which includes getting up close to […]

CAT publications chose The Big Cat Sanctuary to be part of their milestone celebrations

15th January 2017

CAT Publications, responsible for Meetings & Incentive Travel magazine, the UK’s leading meetings industry magazine for UK organisers of international events and meetpie.com, the hub site for the international events industry, turns 30 this year and we are delighted that they have chosen The Big Cat Sanctuary to be part of their milestone celebrations.  We have been […]

Thank you to our Amazon Wish List givers!

12th January 2017

Last year many of you asked how you could help our cats, big and small. We took the plunge and put together an Amazon Wish List so that our supporters could buy toys, treats and enrichment gifts. Five months on we wanted to say a very ‘Big Thank You’ to all our Amazon Wish List Givers, […]

Airnesco helps the Big Cat Sanctuary

Airnesco  recently supplied over 500 tonnes of earth for the earth mounds. Find out more about this here.