‘Tiger King’ star Carole Baskin launches cat-themed crypto coin

Baskin’s brand-new digital currency, called $FELINE, enables fans to purchase product or online experiences from Baskin’s Huge Feline Rescue animal sanctuary in Tampa, FL., beginning at 5 dollars.

Baskin tweeted about the brand-new currency, and likewise published a declaration on the Huge Feline Rescue site.

“I’m investigating cryptocurrencies because I am concerned about the volume of US dollars that are being printed and distributed with nothing to back them up,” checked out the declaration.

It continued: “Our new $CAT coin is not a currency for investment,” she included, “but rather is a purr-ency of our fans to show their love for the cats.”

Huge Feline Rescue states it will likewise release non-fungible tokens in 2 weeks, and “future plans include a big cat metaverse for virtual visits with the cats.”

Baskin and her sanctuary were narrated in the “Netflix” documentary “Tiger King.”

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.