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How You Can Help

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    Donate to the Big Cats Initiative and raise money to prevent the extinction of lions and other big cats.

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    Show your support (and donate net proceeds) for Cause an Uproar with gear from our online store.

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    Spread the word about the plight of big cats on Facebook.

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    Upload Your Kitty's Photo

    For just $5, you and the tiger on your couch can help save big cats.

Educator Resources

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    Big Cats Education

    Use videos, photo galleries, and maps to give students a clear view of big cat biology and the threats they face.

Text a Donation

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Text "BIGCATS" to 50555 to give $10 in support of National Geographic’s Big Cats Initiative.

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    Saving Big Cats

    The Big Cats Initiative fights to save lions, leopards, cheetahs, and other big cats.