Our Mission is Simple yet Profound: Wildlife Rescue, Compassionate Care, Educational Ambassadorship

Spokane's Own Wildlife Rescue & Teaching Zoo

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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.

Audio Tour in Spanish.

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

  • The Best Time to See the Animals

    The animals are the most active in the cooler part of the day and maybe napping at midday in the summer. Each day is different…

    Thursday, June 20, 2024 - Saturday, August 31, 2024 Cat Tales Wildlife Center
  • Welcome to the Wild World of Zookeeping:

    Unleash your passion for wildlife! Professional Zookeeper Programs – Enrollment is OPEN now. Program Start Dates for 2024 🦁 Ignite Your Passion: Join the Zookeeper…

    Monday, July 1, 2024 - Tuesday, December 31, 2024 Cat Tales Wildlife Academy
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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! 🐾💚

Latest Posts

It’s Feeding Time

It’s Feeding Time

Nutritious Animal Diets Our sanctuary is home to a variety of species, each with its own unique dietary needs. Here’s a glimpse into the types of food we prepare: Carnivores: Animals like our tigers and bobcats enjoy a meat-rich diet. Feast Components & Routine Serving Proportions & Adjustments On average, every big cat is served…

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What Do Black Bears Eat? A Guide to Their Diverse Diet

What Do Black Bears Eat? A Guide to Their Diverse Diet

Black bears are fascinating creatures known for their adaptability and varied diet. Understanding what these animals eat can provide insight into their behavior, habitats, and role in the ecosystem. Let’s explore the dietary habits of the black bear, shedding light on their diverse and often surprising menu. Omnivorous Appetites: A Bit of Everything Black bears…

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