Small cats should be a conservation priority, says Panthera’s new board chair Jonathan Ayers

Most people are familiar with the world’s “big cats”: Lions, tigers, leopards, jaguar, puma, and cheetah. But far fewer people know about the much larger number of small cat species,…

Millionaire Quadriplegic Jon Ayers is Giving it All to Save Wildcats, Discovering New Objective

As a quadriplegic, Jon Ayers cannot move his limbs, but his voice is full of excitement. His eyes dart around his office, projecting the illusion of a rainforest that fills…

Philanthropist Jonathan Ayers Commits $20 Million to Wild Cat Conservation

Jonathan Ayers has allocated more than $ 20 million to wildcat conservation over the next 10 years. Courtesy Panthera Text size Jonathan Ayers, former CEO and chairman of Nasdaq-listed IDEXX…

Former IDEXX Chair Jonathan Ayers donates $20M to wild cat conservation

Jonathan Ayers, former chairman, president and CEO of Westbrook-based IDEXX Laboratories Inc. (Nasdaq: IDXX), has pledged $ 20 million for international efforts to protect wild cats. File photo Jonathan Ayers…