21Nov

Meet Maaki     Birthday:  November 18, 2003 Species:  Siberian Tiger – Panthera Tigris Status: Endangered Maaki did not spend his early cubhood with us as he was at another facility down south that did not emphasize “tiger manners”.  His very different dynamic brought friction when interacting with his…

15Nov

Meet Kukla     Birthday:  October 5, 2005 Species:  Western Cougar – Puma Concolor Status:  Least Concern Kukla quickly established her position as a very affectionate little kitten. She lavished attention on her handlers with vigorous headrubs and grooming licks. Her big heart is surrounded by a lithe, athletic…

13Nov

Meet Freedom   Birthday:  September 23, 2001 Species:  Bengal Tiger – Panthera Tigris Status:  Endangered Freedom’s most noticeable features are not even there. As a cub, she lost her ears and tail in an attack by some older tigers. The resulting injuries landed her in Shand’s burn unit in…

06Nov

Meet Gypsy Birthday:  January 2, 2000 Species:  Asian Leopard (melanistic) – Panthera Pardus Status:  Vulnerable Gypsy came from a facility in South Florida that breeds exotic animals for the zoo trade. This facility was near another facility that bred animals commonly known as prey for leopards. The presence of…

01Nov

Central Florida Animal Reserve celebrates another year of Compassion, Commitment, and Conservation! Enjoy this special pumpkin playtime enrichment with the resident cats! Special Announcement: Save the date for Sunday, December 2nd, 2018 where we will host our anniversary event for all the members and coinholders that have made this…