The International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) declares an emergency rescue concerning nine tigers and one cougar from Arkansas' Riverglen Tiger Sanctuary near Mountainburg.
The sanctuary already proved inadequate for the 10 cats. IFAW releases an emergency grant on which the funds are going to be used to make temporary shelters for the cats at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge (TCWR).
Federal Programs Related to - Animal ControlPrograms that pick up, impound and/or return to their owners domestic animals who have strayed from their homes. Also included are programs that handle complaints regarding wild or domestic animals. Alligator Control; Coyote Control; Deer Control; Dog Feces Violation; Leash Law Enforcement; Predator Control; Snake Control; Stray Animal Assistance
Federal Programs Related to - Veterinary ServicesPrograms that provide preventive, diagnostic and treatment services for animals who have illnesses, injuries or emotional problems. Animal Autopsies; Animal Euthanasia; Animal Hospitals; Animal Poison Information; Animal Population Control; Electronic Pet Identification; Emergency Animal Care; Neutering; Pet Hospitals; Pet Tattooing; Pet Tracking Microchips; Rabies Shots; Rabies Vaccinations; Spaying & Neutering; Spaying
Federal Programs Related to - Wildlife Preservation & ProtectionPrograms that are responsible for the conservation, protection, care and management of fish and wildlife. Butterfly Conservation; Game Conservation; Herpetology Protection; Insect Conservation; Protection of Endangered Species; Reptile Conservation; Wildlife Conservation; Wildlife Reintroduction Programs; Wildlife Sanctuaries Programs; Wildlife Shelter Programs
Federal Programs Related to - Wild Animals Preservation & ProtectionPrograms that provide conservation, protection and management of wild animals as well as assistance to wild animals endangered by fires, oil spills, water pollution or otherwise in distress. Alligator Conservation; Alligator Preservation; Alligator Protection; Animal Refuge Programs; Baboon Conservation; Baboon Preservation; Baboon Protection; Bat Conservation; Bat Preservation; Bat Protection; Bear Conservation; Bear Preservation; Bear Protection; Beaver Conservation; Beaver Preservation; Beaver Protection; Black Bear Conservation; Black Bear Preservation; Black Bear Protection; Chimpanzee Conservation; Chimpanzee Preservation; Chimpanzee Protection; Coyote Conservation; Coyote Preservation; Coyote Protection; Deer Conservation; Deer Preservation; Deer Protection; Deer Sanctuary Programs; Elephant Conservation; Elephant Preservation; Elephant Protection; Elk Conservation; Elk Preservation; Elk Protection; Elk Sanctuary Programs; Gorilla Conservation; Gorilla Preservation; Gorilla Protection; Lion Conservation; Lion Preservation; Lion Protection; Minks; Monkey Conservation; Monkey Preservation; Monkey Protection; Orangutan Conservation; Orangutan Preservation; Orangutan Protection; Polar Bear Conservation; Polar Bear Preservation; Polar Bear Protection; Polar Bear Rescue; Primate rescue; Protection of Endangered Animals; Snow Leopard Conservation; Snow Leopard Preservation; Snow Leopard Protection; Tiger Conservation; Tiger Preservation; Tiger Protection; Wild Sheep Conservation; Wild Sheep Preservation; Wild Sheep Protection; Wolf Sanctuary Programs; Wolf Conservation; Wolf Preservation; Wolf Protection; Wolves