THE ABUSE STOPS HERE!
WWSB ABC7 Sarasota featured our sanctuary on their May 7, 2022 episode of Animal Outtakes – Episode 24, Season 9. We’d like to thank Donte’s Den and Marcia Panuce for showcasing Forest Animal Rescue on this segment. A special thank you to Michelle Silliman, Videographer/Editor of WWSB ABC 7 Animal Outtakes for the wonderful photography[…]
Lila Hepner served on Forest Animal Rescue’s Board of Directors as Secretary. We are very saddened to share that Lila passed away on February 2nd, 2022, after a brief but valiant struggle with complications from major surgery. Her final hours were peaceful and attended by family. A formal memorial service will not be planned. Lila requested to have[…]
After two days of shopping, a day to give back. #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) The widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on[…]
When you shop online…remember to START WITH A SMILE!! When you shop at AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate to Forest Animal Rescue. Support us every time you shop without spending anything extra!
We are thankful Because of you, we are able to continue to care for the rescued animals at the sanctuary. Because of you, we are still able to assist animals in need – regardless of the pandemic. At Forest Animal Rescue, we are blessed to have such a dedicated, extended ‘family’ We will continue, we[…]
Now is your chance to see the latest happenings at the sanctuary… If you are not on our snail-mail list, you can still read our newsletter online.
“Tiger Queens” Celebrates True Saviors for Captive Felines and Highlights the Dangers of Big Cat Pseudo-Sanctuaries
More tigers are held in captivity across the U.S. than remain in the wild globally, estimates suggest. The Big Cat Sanctuary Alliance (BCSA) is a coalition of wildlife rescuers, reputable sanctuaries, and animal advocates working to eliminate the trade in “pet” wildcats and the commercial exploitation of exotic felines nationwide. Seeking to raise awareness about[…]
It’s pumpkin everything season! Our tigers share our love for pumpkins…just in a slightly different way… (if video won’t play, try opening it in a new tab)
Meet the animals
We are their last hope- their last stop
TigersClick here for details
American Black BearsClick here for details
LemursClick here for details
African servalsClick here for details
WolvesClick here for details
Capuchin MonkeysClick here for details
Spider MonkeysClick here for details
Wild Black Bear Cubs for Rehabilitation and ReleaseClick here for details
Sulcata TortoisesClick here for details
A Few Domestic AnimalsClick here for details
BatsClick here for details
Would you like to help the animals?
we love our interns and volunteers!
Learn about our internship program and download an application
Full Time Residential Volunteers
Full time volunteers stay in our lodging and work alongside our interns every day
Alternative Break Groups
We host ASB groups throughout the year, contact us to learn more
Part Time Local Volunteers
If you live locally and would like to help out as your schedule allows – this program is for you!