CFAR Sounding
04May

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….

26Apr

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,…

25Apr

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…

FeatureImage- Cougarfur
22Apr

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…

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25Mar

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…

19Jan

Member Day #1, 2014 Click on our Member Day link to learn more or contact us for directions!

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02Dec

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…

16Sep
04Sep

This week’s Ryot challenge is about speed! First group to get $2,500 from at least 10 donors wins $10,000! We need your help quick! Www.crowdrise.com/cflarbigcats  

28Aug

We need 15 more donors this week to stay in the running for $10K! Tickets + $10,000 As you know, we’re competing in an amazing campaign called the #STARTARYOT Challenge sponsored by the news site, RYOT.org. We’re out to win the grand prize of $75k. Plus, each week they’re…