Vision, Mission & Values

A world where people, animals and nature are equally respected, acknowledged and loved.

Panthera Africa is a sanctuary for Big Cats, other animals and people.
We provide a secure, safe and prosperous home for captive Big Cats and raise awareness about ethical and holistic animal treatment.

We achieve this through:

  • educational visits and programs
  • volunteer program
  • ambassador program
  • educational and inspirational presentations
  • the ongoing creation of more sanctuaries
  • children and youth programs
  • connecting people with themselves through being with animals and nature
  • implementation of environmental friendly solutions
  • in the consideration and passion in the creation of the animal enclosures
  • in the unique management and care of the animals
  • in our home away from home environment, which we have created for staff, volunteers and guests

We Care

  • By being respectful towards each other, animals and nature
  • Because we take responsibility

We Inspire and Motivate

  • We learn, teach and grow
  • We accept each other without judgement
  • We practice spirituality; meditation and animal communication

We are Creative

  • We take initiative
  • We take actions and make things happen
  • We acknowledge the Kaizen, which means Good Change

"Animals are the bridge between us and the beauty of all that is natural. They show us what’s missing in our lives, and how to love ourselves more completely and unconditionally. They connect us back to who we are, and to the purpose of why we’re here."

Trisha McCagh