Making a Difference for Wildlife - Rescue, Compassion, and Education - Since 1991

Spokane's Own Wildlife Rescue & Teaching Zoo

Plan Your Visit, Open Hours, Tickets, Memberships

Walk within 10 feet of tigers, bears, pumas, bobcats, lynx, wolfdogs, foxes,  and the other animals that call this sanctuary/zoological park – home. Go at your own pace or schedule a tour. Audio Tours now Available.

Our “Cats of the World” museum and gift shop are a highlight for many. Opportunities to feed big cats, bears and foxes in a safe and protected environment are available. Restrictions apply.

Upcoming Events

  • Transform Your Passion into a Career:

    Experience the Thrill of Learning About and Caring for Earth’s Most Magnificent Predators Professional Zookeeper Programs – Enrollment is OPEN now. Upcoming Program Start Dates…

    Wednesday, August 9, 2023 - Sunday, December 31, 2023 Cat Tales Wildlife Academy
  • New Fall and Winter Hours

    Beginning October 1st we will be going to our Fall and Winter hours. Open Thursdays through Sundays from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Open for…

    Sunday, October 1, 2023 - Thursday, November 30, 2023 Cat Tales Wildlife Center
  • October Animal Enrichment Activities

    This is a current enrichment schedule for the animals. Time and activity may change due to weather conditions. Be sure to check back for updates…

    Thursday, October 5, 2023 - Sunday, October 29, 2023 Cat Tales Wildlife Center
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Explore Wildlife Wonders: Learn, Conserve, Support.

Hello, fellow wildlife enthusiasts! Welcome to our wildlife sanctuary, where we've created a safe and nurturing environment for our fantastic animal residents. We're a close-knit community of professionals like you who share a deep passion for animal welfare and conservation. Let's embark on this incredible journey of caring for these beautiful creatures and safeguarding wildlife for future generations! 🐾💚

Our Indispensable Volunteers

Become an essential part of our team because you matter in more ways than just giving of your time. Your dedicated skills, engagement, and passion are what make our wildlife care and educational programs shine. You’ll leave feeling fulfilled with the knowledge that you made a difference.


“I love volunteering for the once-in-a-lifetime opportunities with amazing animals and a fellow team of hard workers. I always learn, enjoy, and experience with the animals and their stories.” – Janae


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Cat Tales Receives a Generous Gift

Date: August 23rd, 2023 The Board of Directors of the Eye of the Eagle Wildlife Sanctuary have voted to give a donation of $30,000 to Cat Tales Wildlife Center. The funds for this donation are from the estate of, and given in memory of, Dr. Dawn Miller D.V.M.. Dr. Miller founded the Eye of the…

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