An interactive lemur encounter is included with a gentle yoga session.
SARASOTA, Fla., Dec. 29, 2020 – Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary will hold its first Lemur Yoga fundraiser with instructor Erika Cain on Saturday, Jan. 16, 10:45 a.m. to 12 p.m. The session will be held outdoors. It includes gentle yoga and interactive encounters with two ruffed lemurs, Marley and Ziggy. Admission is $125 and includes complementary refreshments and a one-day pass for a future visit to the Habitat during regular business hours from noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. Tickets may be purchased at https://www.facebook.com/BigCatHabitat/, through Eventbrite or by calling (941) 371-6377.
The class is suitable for most experience levels. Participants will need to bring yoga mats and props to assist their practice.
All admissions to Big Cat Habitat support its mission to provide a safe, loving and permanent home for exotic and domestic animals in need. Big Cat Habitat also aims to educate guests about the importance of species preservation to ensure the survival of these magnificent animals for future generations and to keep alive the human-animal connection. More information is available at www.BigCatHabitat.org, by calling 941-371-6377, or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/BigCatHabitat.
About Big Cat Habitat:
Big Cat Habitat and Gulf Coast Sanctuary is a 501(c)3 nonprofit safe haven for big cats, bears and other animals in need that is supported solely through charitable contributions and admission fees. The sanctuary was founded by Kay Rosaire, who has more than 30 years of experience working with, and caring for, exotic animals and who began rescuing big cats in 1987. Big Cat Habitat provides education to the public to foster appreciation for the animals and to impart the importance of habitat preservation and the importance of the human/animal bond. It is located at 7101 Palmer Blvd., Sarasota 34240. More information is available at www.BigCatHabitat.org, by calling 941-371-6377, or on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/BigCatHabitat.