If you need help preparing your taxes this tax season, we have the perfect solution that will allow you to get your taxes done and help LTB at the same time. And it is so easy…. Brent Hoag, C.P.A., is participating in our Annual Tax Fundraiser. When you get your tax returns done with Brent, just mention Lions Tigers & Bears, and Brent will donate 100 percent of the first two years of your tax preparation fees to LTB. Your check will be made payable directly to Lions Tigers & Bears. If you would like to pay for your tax preparation using a credit card, Brent will write a check to LTB for the amount charged on your credit card. Brent will also donate up Read More
Alpine, Calif. – (June 27, 2013) – Bobbi Brink, founder and director LTB, today announced her departure to lead a rescue and multi-state relocation of nine bears. The animals will travel from three locations in Ohio to reputable sanctuaries in multiple states across the United States. During the three-week trip beginning June 27, 2013, Brink will remove seven bears from two private residences and two that have been anonymously surrendered. Seven of the nine bears will receive a basic physical, basic blood work, stool sampling, a dental check-up, vaccinations, microchip and any other basic medical attention that can be done while the bear is sedated.
July 16, 2013: We’ve arrived back home! Today the team arrived at the sanctuary with very special cargo. Maddie, the 390-pound black bear, will live out the rest of her life here at Lions Tigers and Bears. Maddie will spend some time in our quarantine area, which is a standard procedure for any new animal entering the sanctuary. Since Maddie has parasites, she is being treated with antibiotics. Once she has a clean bill of health, she will move over to the large habitat with the other female bears. Maddie was originally bought as a family pet and was going to be sold for less than $200 to a game ranch before a friend stepped in to take her. Even though the friend saved Maddie Read More