Match Update: 25% Complete! We need your support today to stay on track! For a budget-friendly way to support the ROAR Match — consider setting up an automatic monthly donation. This recurring donation can be set up HERE or contact us for assistance: contact@cflar.org View the Update Video here:…


Unabridged version: “A Walk on the Wild Side” by K. Simba Wiltz Generally speaking, it is a bad idea to get into a staring contest with a tiger. That kind of body language rubs their stripes the wrong way and can lead to misunderstandings. I would prefer not to leave room for…


CFAR News update: published in the Osceola News-Gazette Osceola News-Gazette – Official community newspaper of Kissimmee, Osceola County including Kissimmee, St. Cloud, Celebration, Poinciana, Harmony and surrounding areas.

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A recent lawsuit filed in New York intended to establish “person status” for chimps has opened a new front in the discussion of animals and their place in society. This leads to big questions about self-determination, the concept of self-awareness, and the distinction between animal welfare and animal rights….


View the documentary on cflar.org or on Youtube. Central Florida Animal Reserve is a big cat sanctuary, home to over 40 lions, tigers, leopards and cougars. Since 2007, the organization has been caring for this population of cats that would otherwise not have a home. Seven years since inception,…


The Orlando Sentinel has introduced Central Florida Animal Reserve to Orlando.  Click here to view the story. Dr. K. Simba Wiltz acts as ambassador for Orlando Sentinel reporter David Breen and Photographer/Videographer Gary Green.  They visited Central Florida Animal Reserve to learn the story of the organization and spread…

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A few big cats at the Central Florida Animal Reserve (CFAR) now have special accommodations, thanks to Emily Berman, 17, a junior at Cocoa Beach Junior-Senior High School. As part of a Girl Scout Ambassador’s Gold project, Emily, who has a passion for animals, built step-up ramps for three…


Wowicala needs your help! The last two weeks have been hard on Wowicala, our 14 year old Siberian.  She had to have emergency surgery for a mammary tumor.  Our wonderful vet was able to perform this on site, and she is recovering well while we await final results! The…


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Did you know CFAR does a live radio show from the facility every Sunday? Listen in today at 12pm for the show “CFAR Sounding” online at http://tobtr.com/s/5762327. You call in to the show at 347-327-9619 to speak with the hosts! You can also find past episodes and more at…