"Rescuing Exotic Cats Nation Wide"

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Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge
Rescuing Exotic Cats Nationwide

TCWR’s mission is to provide a lifetime refuge for all rescued animals with the care, safety, and well being of the animals being the number one priority. All animals are treated with the dignity and compassion they deserve. TCWR has developed a reputation for this compassionate care across the country with law enforcement, universities, and others sharing a commitment to the Big Cats and other animals. This reputation has, unfortunately, made a waiting list a necessity.

Of the many refuges in the United States, TCWR is one of the largest facilities of its kind open to the public anywhere in the world. Big Cats have been rescued from many states across the country including Arkansas, Missouri, Texas, Oklahoma, New York, Kansas, Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, Montana, and Tennessee and are provided a home in a caring and nurturing environment.



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Oldest Habitats Get Completely Rebuilt April 26, 2016 About a month ago we began a complete rebuild of our two…

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Annual Membership Picnic, Blues Festival, Father’s Day weekend Turpentine Creek will hold its First Annual Membership Picnic on Father’s Day,…

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BB King fell asleep watching the visitors! What a great way to spend a Tuesday... napping and people...

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For Tiger Tale Tuesday we bring you Rob and Michelle from Mayflower, AR who stayed with us in Octobe...

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We love tiger whiskers... Jeese's whiskers are so long! Do you have any pictures of your cat's whisk...

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Good morning from Joella! We hope you have a great Tuesday!

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Do you have your membership yet? Our Father's Day Picnic is coming up on June 19th as well as our Me...

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Cat Chat: Ask Little Bud anything! He will do his best to answer your questions.

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Sadie wants to know what gets you moving? What are some of your favorite things to do (besides visit...

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Have you ever seen a bear smile? We sure have! Harley really LOVES swimming.

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Dillian isn't awake just yet this Monday morning. Maybe a few more hours sleep? Happy Monday everyon...

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Our new Vet Hospital building is beautiful! We want to thank everyone who has helped us see this dre...

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The Funny Faces of TCWR! Share your own funny faces pics! We would love to see them!

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