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SA leopard population ‘crashing’, study warns

SA leopard population ‘crashing’, study warns

EXTRACT FROM THE FOLLOWING THIRD-PARTY SOURCE: News24 Paris – The leopard population in a region of South Africa once thick with the big cats is crashing, and could be wiped out within a few years, scientists warned on Wednesday. Illegal killing of leopards in the Soutpansberg mountain range has reduced […]

Up-date Javan Leopard Release Program

Up-date Javan Leopard Release Program

One of the projects focused on (wild) leopards Wild Cats World is supporting; very essential for the very endangered Javan leopard. A smashing job done on ground level by Wanicare Foundation and Cikananga Widllife Center. We cannot thank them enough for all the work they do for our precious leopards […]

Serval Joy gave birth….

Serval Joy gave birth….

In the night of the 1st/2nd of April 2017 our female serval Joy gave birth to 3 healthy kittens. The trio is drinking well and Joy is an excellent mom, grooming them and being very protective. Fortunately daddy Norrick is feeling much better again; we are so glad and grateful […]

NEW PROJECT!!!! Pallas Cat Conservation

NEW PROJECT!!!! Pallas Cat Conservation

As announced on March 16, 2017 , the WCW Pallas Cat Conservation Project is become a reality since we signed the contract with the Zoo de Lyon. I hear already people saying, but there are pallas cat at Zoo de Lyon. Wrong, they have 2 pallas cat but not visible […]

March 2017 – Official start of the WCW Pallas Cat Conservation Project

March 2017 – Official start of the WCW Pallas Cat Conservation Project

The official start of the WCW Pallas Cat Conservation Project is a fact now, since the contract with Zoo Lyon have been signed, in order for us to concentrate on in-situ and ex-situ conservation, like with all other projects, or to start with be a support on many levels to […]

In-situ and Ex-situ Conservation…………..,

In-situ and Ex-situ Conservation…………..,

Education, Raising awareness….is one of the most essential projects WCW is keeping very busy with, and is very much focused on. Very essential indeed, as while the full focus seems to be on lions, cheetah and cuddlefarms these days, the leopard species is disappearing so fast in lots of areas, […]

Support the Plight of the leopards

Support the Plight of the leopards

The habitats of big cats are diminishing all over the world Forcing them to co-exist with humans in urban environments Meet Lily, the leopard brought to streets of Camden to raise awareness for this issue Enjoy and share this hilarious awareness video!!! https://www.facebook.com/TheWallOfComedy/videos/1156232967816510/?pnref=story


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The Javan Leopard project

Javan leopard Sawal

The Population estimates are not certain, but certainly less than 250 mature individuals, possibly even less than 100 (IUCN Red List).

Read about our ongoing activities and the rescue of two leopards in particular.

About Wild Cats World

Wild cats World is dedicated to the conservation of the endangered wild cats and their habitat. Our goal is to bring  global awareness to wild cats conservation issues, support field research for several species, promote world-wide education and rescue efforts to give captive cats a better life. More...

IF THERE IS CONFLICT...
Request to farmers, villagers and anyone who has a human-wild cat (leopard, caracal, etc.) conflict, please don't kill the cat but contact us!!!

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Ambassadors Wild Cats World

  • Leopards: Feline & Félipe, Felix & Felicia, Solo & Olive, Bella & Bahati
  • Cheetahs: Speedy, Spiky & Sunny
  • Black-footed Cats: Lilly & Spotty
  • African wildcats: Sid & Louise, Maurice, Sandy & Stars, Ruben
  • Servals: Joy, Norrick
  • Caracals: Leo, Nina II

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Video of the month

Amazing video of leopardbirth for WCW!!!

Wild Cats World making history. Watch here how leopard Queen Feline of WCW delivered 2 cubs in presence of WCW founder and CEO Babette de Jonge, November 4th 2015. Never in the world cubs were as welcome as here, and will have the best life possible. Filmed by Babette de Jonge, edited by Anton Buijen van Weelden for Wild Cats Films, 2015.    

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WCW Leopard Conservation

When Babette de Jonge started her non-profit foundation Wild Cats World in June 2010, she already had her mind set on starting a special leopard project. There are lots of cheetah, tiger and even lion conservationprojects, creating awareness for the bad situation of these species in the wild, but somehow people always seem to have the strange and wrong idea that the leopard numbers are still save. Even though there never really was a leopard census, neither in Africa, nor in Asia. Also leopards are being killed in both countries on a daily basis. In India up till 2011 there were 356 leopards killed in 365 days, but in 2012 these numbers seem to be increasing.

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