Issues & Statements

Bobbi Brink Statement on Ohio Wild Animal Incident

San Diego’s big cat and wild animal sanctuary, Lions, Tigers & Bears, Founder and Director, Bobbi Brink, makes a statement on the recent animal escape in Zanesville, Ohio early this morning.“All of us at Lions, Tigers & Bears Big Cat and Wild Animal Sanctuary and Rescue are deeply saddened by the events that have occurred at the Muskingum County Animal Farm in Ohio earlier this morning. We are reaching out to local officials to assist where and how needed and waiting on further information on the condition of the animals. Read more…


Stand Up for Tigers Being Illegally Traded in the United States

Every year there are tigers bred and killed here in the United States for the purpose of trading. It’s an illegal trade in tiger parts and products like tiger bone wine and alleged “traditional” medicines and aphrodisiacs. It’s a growing industry and the killing of thousands of tigers here in the US must be stopped. Click here and learn how you can help stand up for tigers being illegally traded.





Blossom and Delilah Update

The recent testing on Blossom revealed an unidentified mass or possible enlargement of her pylorus, the area between the stomach and the intestines, but several experts who have reviewed the scans are still uncertain as to its origin. Unfortunately, a biopsy was inconclusive. He will be conducting complete physicals on her and Delilah this week, and hope to have a more definitive answer to her loss of appetite. She has started to eat a little better and her digestive system seems to be working well. Both bears are in dire need of dental work, and the cost for that will run about $2000 for each bear. Learn more…