Category

Blog

Save The Asian Leopard From Extinction

Fury is the cat that started the passion to fight for the Asian Leopard. The Leopard pound for pound is the strongest of the big cats. They can carry three times their body weight up a tree. They are among the most adept at tree climbing and do so to rest safely, or to eat. They are a
Read More

As many know here at the Jungle, even though we offer help, consultation, and homes to all native and exotic wildlife, our main focus is on the Asian Leopard.  A decade ago, in India, the population of the Asian Leopard was over 8,000. Today there are less than 1,200 left on preserves
Read More

This is why we do what we do

This is why we do what we do. MJEF is committed to the conservation and preservation of the Asian Leopard. I predicted last year that by 2016 the Leopard in India would be extinct… I fear it will be sooner now.  Please educate yourself on what big cat bans will do.  1. Bans do N
Read More

Cat Haven Lion Death- The real truth

This is tragic. Let me clarify a few misconceptions that are being propagated here. 1. Captive big cats are the result of over 15 generations in captivity. They are not taken from the “wild” since the induction of CITES in July of 1975. This restricts the importation of en
Read More

Mystic Jungle Has A You Tube Account Now!!

Be sure to watch the videos on our You Tube Account to get those ratings up there! The more we let people know what is happening to these big cats the better chance we have at their survival! Just copy and paste the links to view!! More to come of the facility itself and the residents
Read More

How Did I Get Where I Am Today?

I often sit and wonder how in the world did I end up where I am now.  Born in a small town in Florida, the sixth generation Floridian, and my father one of the original “Florida Crackers” driving cattle across the unfenced lands of Florida, I was raised to be a “cowgirl”.  I did the g
Read More

The Asian Leopard

The Asian Leopard The Asian Leopard is in dire need of our help. The figures are in for 2012 and it is alarming. The leopard in India is being killed off at the rate of 4 a week/208 a year. Take this into consideration. A leopard reaches sexual maturity at the age of 18 months to 24 m
Read More

Is this what we have come to?

Sher Khan
I have no words. This, no matter how many ways I look at it, disgusts me. I support legal hunting. My father was a hunter, my cousins, my whole family hunts. But there is a big difference between hunting for meat and the skin for clothing, than for hunting to say and show you can kill
Read More

Happy Holidays from Mystic Jungle!

It has been a devastating year here at the jungle. Throughout the year, I lost my job, my father had a stroke in April, then mom in July, Dad died in August and mom just died this month. Leaving behind them a path of grief and devastation. Fury which was raised by myself, my father an
Read More

The Daily Grind

This is my first attempt at the ever popular blogging. I have read many a blog and always marveled at how people could just put their words out there for all to read and had the courage to stand behind them. I too, hope to be able to do that. I have a very good friend that I met throu
Read More