27Jul

CFAR Sounding pays tribute on the passing of Akicita.  Volunteers who have known him discuss his life, from cubhood into adulthood.  In this special extended show, hear in their own words how Akicita touched lives and made people smile.  He leaves a lion-sized hole in our hearts, and will…

20Jul

What’s the difference between big cats and small cats? Dr. Simba Wiltz and Asli Goncer take on the challenge of this comparison to find out how much they are alike and also how different they are. In the conclusion of the series, we talk about some of the unique behavior…

13Jul

What’s the difference between big cats and small cats? Dr. Simba Wiltz and Asli Goncer take on the challenge of this comparison to find out how much they are alike and also how different they are. In the second part of the series, we answer more questions about little…

06Jul

What’s the difference between big cats and small cats? Dr. Simba Wiltz and Asli Goncer take on the challenge of this comparison to find out how much they are alike and also how different they are. In the first part of the series, Fifteen Freakishly Fast Fun Cat Facts…

29Jun

Working around big cats is best accomplished when the caretakers and the cats work together. In these episodes, we examine some philosophy behind handling and talk about how our understanding of the senses can help us act as better stewards. Philosophy and physiology come together to make for an…

22Jun

Working around big cats is best accomplished when the caretakers and the cats work together. In these episodes, we examine some philosophy behind handling and talk about how our understanding of the senses can help us act as better stewards. Philosophy and physiology come together to make for an…

15Jun

Working around big cats is best accomplished when the caretakers and the cats work together. In these episodes, we examine some philosophy behind handling and talk about how our understanding of the senses can help us act as better stewards. Philosophy and physiology come together to make for an…

08Jun

William Colachicco has volunteered with CFAR for over 2 years–you might have met him as the ‘MC’ of Member Day. But he also holds two bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Religious Studies, and recently completed a Masters in Asian Studies with a focus on Religions of Asia. His experiences…

01Jun

William Colachicco has volunteered with CFAR for over 2 years–you might have met him as the ‘MC’ of Member Day. But he also holds two bachelor’s degrees in Psychology and Religious Studies, and recently completed a Masters in Asian Studies with a focus on Religions of Asia. His experiences…

25May

Wildlife trafficking is not just big business–it is an international controversy. With annual revenues representing billions of dollars, this secretive practice challenges societies across the world. The United States is no stranger to this problem–made more challenging by a complicated patchwork of law, business interests, and a largely ignorant…