04Aug

Hear the interview about Cat Tales and Cocktails and Central Florida Animal Reserve.  Cocktail hour is 5:30pm- 8:30pm.  Come and go as you please!

02Aug

Central Florida Animal Reserve two-thirds of the way toward million-dollar goal Source: Big cat refuge nearing goal for new home

14Jul

  Thursday, August 13, 2015   5:30pm – 8:30pm Osceola Heritage Park 1875 Silver Spur Lane Kissimmee, FL 34744 Event Details Presentations at 6:15pm and 7:30pm Silent Auction and Raffle Featured Drinks: “Cunsi’s Cocktail” and “Nathaniel’s Nightcap” Updates on New Facility being built in Osceola

09Jun

Conservator’s Center is a wildlife park located in Burlington, North Carolina. Since 1999, they have been providing education and rescue services for animals in need. A radical bill introduced to the legislature drew them and many others into a discussion that highlighted some of the remarkable complexity that comes…

16May

Central Florida Animal Reserve is celebrating its second Member Day of 2015. Summer is almost here, but before you give over to sand and surf, come join the cats of CFAR on site for a visit. Join the people who volunteer on a casual stroll surrounded by big cats…

12May

People have been blending the human and animal world since early days. This ascribing of human features to non-humans is called “anthropomorphics”, and it can be seen all around us from the headlights of your car to the clothing we make for animals. This sometimes amusing human diversion comes…

22Apr

Happy Earth Day! Our discussion with Dr. Craig Packer concludes with a little legend about “Lion Time”, and his seminal work on Canine Distemper in Lions. Dr. Packer also shares some harsh realities about the conservation of lions in Africa. Too little, too late, or is there hope for…

15Apr

Few creatures have the kind of charismatic clout as the lion.  Today, this iconic animal faces its greatest threat yet–and most people don’t even realize it.  To get to the bottom of this conservation challenge, CFAR Sounding talks to one of the foremost experts in lion research.  For over…

07Apr

Few creatures have the kind of charismatic clout as the lion.  Today, this iconic animal faces its greatest threat yet–and most people don’t even realize it.  To get to the bottom of this conservation challenge, CFAR Sounding talks to one of the foremost experts in lion research.  For over…

24Mar

Wildlife corridors, buffer zones, and assisting the tiger range countries remains an important element for tiger conservation, but there is one consideration missing. What to do about ex situ (captive) tigers? To conclude our discussion, Dr. Gopal engages on options for ex situ tigers and how collaborative efforts among…