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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…

CFAR Sounding
20Apr

CFAR Sounding has been running for almost two years, and is receiving a massive upgrade!  Visit the new CFAR Sounding Home Page CFAR Sounding is the weekly podcast for Central Florida Animal Reserve.  This 30 minute show features all things CFAR–from the stories of the cats at the facility,…

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11Feb

Newsflash! http://www.floridatoday.com/article/20140211/NEWS01/302110019/Big-cats-moving-Forever-Florida Central Florida Animal Reserve continues its mission to move 45 lions, tigers, leopards, and cougars to a new home.  The stakes are high and the challenge is real: we urgently need your financial support to make this dream a reality for our 45 resident cats. The animal…

14Nov

 The discovery casts doubt on the origin of species. “The oldest big cat fossils ever found – from a previously unknown species “similar to a snow leopard” – have been unearthed in the Himalayas.” BBC News – Oldest big cat fossil found in Tibet.  

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20Oct

Thanks to all who participated in this event!  Here are some pictures of CFAR’s first 5K

13Oct

Central Florida Animal Reserve (CFAR) hosts its third Member Day, October 13, 2013 at its facilities. This unique opportunity allows members and donors to visit the facility and learn more about the cats and people of the organization. Tours will run continuously between 12 and 5 pm for members and…

07Oct

CFAR holds its first ever 5k at Gleason Park in Indian Harbour Beach. In a few hours! The weather is warm and breezy, perfecting running weather! Our tiger ambassador Sebastian watches the setup, eager to get the party started! This event is like a victory lap for CFAR after…

01Oct
25Sep

Thanks to the amazing response from the community and people that follow us around the country, Central Florida Animal Reserve has won 2nd place in the STARTARYOT fundraising contest!  This gives us a bonus prize of $50,000! Collectively we raised over $85,000 for the big cats.  With the combined…

24Sep

We had a visit from Channel 13 news recently.  Here’s the story. Big cat sanctuary forced to move over Brevard zoning changes | News 13. Addendum:  The STARTARYOT Challenge ends at 5:00pm TODAY (September 24th, 2013).  We now qualify for the grand prizes, we just need to close the…