We are most grateful to past and present sponsors of the Cat Specialist Group and to all Friends of the Cat Group who have faithfully supported our work over the years.

Thank you!

Eurasian lynx (Lynx lynx)

We are very grateful for the support we have received:

Foundations and Organizations

  • Boasack and Kruger Foundation
  • Charles Knowles from the Wildlife Conservation Network
  • Columbus Zoo
  • Conservation International
  • Council of Europe/Berne Convention
  • Department of Environment I.R. Iran
  • Howard Buffet Foundation
  • Junta de Andalucía
  • Karl Mayer Foundation
  • Manfred Hermsen Stiftung
  • MAVA Foundation
  • Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund
  • Nakuso Foundation
  • Environment Agency - Abu Dhabi
  • Environment and Protected Areas Authority Sharjah, UAE
  • Erlenmeyer Stiftung
  • Fauna and Flora International
  • Foundation Gérard Pierre
  • Foundation Pierre et Nouky Bataillard
  • Forestry Bureau of the Taiwan Council of Agriculture
  • Friends of the Cat Group
  • Fundación Biodiversidad
  • Innflow AG
  • Kenya Wildlife Trust
  • Panthera
  • Parrotia Foundation
  • Stämpli Publikationen AG
  • Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation
  • Swiss Federal Veterinary Office
  • Swiss National Science Foundation
  • Swiss-Slovak Cooperation Programme
  • USITAWI Network Club Bern Zytglogge
  • Wild Cat Club
  • Wildlife Conservation Society
  • WWF Caucasus Program Office
  • WWF Germany
  • WWF UK
  • WWF Netherlands
  • WWF Switzerland
  • WWF International
  • Zoo Leipzig
  • Tiergarten Schönbrunn, Vienna
  • Zurich Animal Protection Association
  • Zoological Society of London

Core Work

Cat News

  • Sultana Bashir
  • Brian Bertram
  • Javier Pereira
  • Keith Richmond
  • Peter Stämpfli

Cat SG Website

  • Patrick Meier, sponsor
  • Barbara Surber, design
  • Dieter Lehmann, programming
  • Roland Bürki, Malini Pittet, Elizabeth Hofer, reviewers
  • Cat SG members, text and photos

Additional photos:

  • Neville Buck, Aspinell Foundation
  • Laurant Geslin,
  • Sebastian Kennerknecht, pumapix
  • Patrick Meier,
  • Steve Winter, Panthera
  • Laila Bahaa-el-din
  • David Mills 
  • and many more through Cat SG members (see photo credits)

 Additional text:

  • Mark O'Donoghue
  • Christine Thiel
  • Jennifer McCarthy
  • Laila Bahaa-el-din