Animal Ark is excited to announce one of the world’s leading experts on small cats will be in Reno in April!

When people think of wild cats, lions and tigers come to mind.  But what about bobcats, lynx, fishing cats or pallas’s cats?  There are actually 30 species of cat closer in size to your house pet than a lion or tiger, and each plays a vital role in their habitats.  Animal Ark is hosting one of the world’s premiere cat experts, Dr. Jim Sanderson so Reno can learn more about these unheard-of felines.  Its amazing how easy it is to influence conservation!

There will be three chances to learn from Dr. Sanderson:

  • What: A Colloquium for local students
  • When: 3:30pm Friday, April 25, 2014
  • Where: University of Nevada-Reno, Room MIKC 107
  • What: Chat with and learn more from Jim Sanderson while enjoying the unique atmosphere and food of the Aces Ballpark!
  • When: 6:30pm Friday, April 25, 2014
  • Where: The Chicago Room in the Freighthouse District of the Aces Ballpark
  • Cost: $35 per person; student discounts available
  • Reservations: 1-775-970-3431 (area code required, even from Reno)
  • What: Meet Jim Sanderson in a small group format (no more than 15 people) and get a chance to get YOUR questions answered.  Dr. Sanderson will also lead you around some of Animal Ark’s animals.
  • When: Three times available on Saturday, April 26, 2014: 10:30am, 12:00pm, or 2:00pm
  • Where: Animal Ark, 1265 Deerlodge Road
  • Cost: $20 per person, includes admission to Animal Ark
  • Reservations: 1-775-970-3431 (area code required, even from Reno)