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Green Gato Visits The Wisconsin Big Cat Rescue

Jeff & Jenny's first big cats, Pebbles & Bam Bam, relaxing in their spacious enclosure

Jeff & Jenny’s first big cats, Pebbles & Bam Bam, relaxing in their spacious enclosure

The Wisconsin Big Cat Rescue is located in Rock Springs, Wisconsin; just a hop and a skip from Chicago or Madison, WI. Owned and operated by big cat enthusiasts Jeff and Jenny Kozlowski, this sanctuary was brought to life strictly by their own funds and the donations of fellow cat-lovers. Many people wonder how these big cats ended up at the rescue, and why big cats would need to be rescued. Green Gato went to visit the sanctuary this week and got some face-to-face time with Jenny for an in-depth look at The Wisconsin Big Cat Rescue.

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5 Tips To Keep Your Cat Off The Counter

Counter CatCats are naturally curious, agile jumpers, and many love to be the center of attention. This leads to some less than ideal situations when it comes to the counter and other undesirable surfaces for a cat to walk on. Some cats are naturally timid and don’t explore areas that they shouldn’t be in, but for majority of cat owners, jumping up is a common problem. If you have some spots that you don’t want your cat exploring, we’ve got the definitive guide to keeping kitties away right here.

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How To Adopt The Right Cat For You

Young woman holding cat and old book, close-upWhen adopting a cat, its important to know what you’re looking for in personality and temperament. Are you looking for a cuddle buddy, a playful pal, or a relaxed roommate? There are many different factors that can affect the way that your cat behaves. You can never be completely sure how your cat will act, but there are certain things you can choose and pay attention to when selecting your furry friend.

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7 Reasons to Adopt an Adult Cat

Cute cat enjoying his life outdoors.We all love cats for their affection, their companionship, and their entertainingly curious nature. When making the decision to invite a new cat into your life, it’s important to figure out what you’re looking for. A variety of factors can influence the cat’s temperament and behaviors, including age, breed, gender, and more. Many people assume that getting a kitten is the best option, but in many cases, getting an adult cat can be the best choice. If you’re thinking about getting a cat, read our list to see if adopting an adult cat is the best option for you.

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