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US House Cat Gets Close Look At Mountain Lion
Offbeat  (tags: cats, mountain lion, Colorado )

Naoko
- 1374 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
Gail Loveman's 11-year-old cat named Zeus usually stand tall and hisses when he sees squirrel outside his owner's home. He wasn't as much of a tough guy when the animal on th other side of the glass was a mountain lion.
Colorado Cat Willow Missing for Five Years Found on New York City Street
Offbeat  (tags: mystery, calico cat, missing, 5 years, colorado, located, new york residence, reunited, family )

Simone
- 1411 days ago - heraldsun.com.au
A CALICO cat named Willow, who disappeared from a home near the Rocky Mountains five years ago, was found today on a Manhattan street and will soon be returned to a family in which two of the three kids and one of the two dogs may remember her.
Gymnastic Mr Fox! Cubs Sneak Into Garden to Have a Bounce on Children's Trampoline
Offbeat  (tags: colorado, videotaped, young foxes, back yard, playing trampoline )

Simone
- 1488 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
They're more used to bounding about, chasing each others' tails and steering clear of humans. But for these fox cubs, the chance to enjoy a bounce on a trampoline in a back garden was clearly too much to deter their natural caution.
Father Goose Holds Aurora Visitors Hostage
Offbeat  (tags: animals, Colorado, funny, geese, humans, humor, interesting, wildlife )

Caree
- 1547 days ago - thedenverchannel.com
AURORA, Colo.- An overprotective father goose has taken to blocking the door at Aurora's Municipal Building. Ralph and his wife Alice, as they've been nicknamed by the ground staff, come back every year to nest at the building. Alice has chosen one of ...
"A Bundle of Lynx Kittens..."
Offbeat  (tags: lynx kittens, breeding programmes, colorado, surival )

Simone
- 1745 days ago - defendersblog.org
In September, we posted an article about recent wins for lynx in the Northern Rockies, including the news that a lynx reintroduction program in Colorado had been deemed a success by state wildlife officials.
U.S. Bear Toots Horn, Takes Car on Short Joyride
Offbeat  (tags: bear, car, inside, Colorado, unlock doors, freed )

Naoko
- 1829 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
A bear got into as empty car, honked the horn and then sent it rolling 125 feet (38 meters) into a thicket, with the bear stil inside, a Colorado family said.
Wolverine Goes AWOL
Offbeat  (tags: young wolverine, wandering, colorado, lookout, found, safe )

Simone
- 1903 days ago - wcs.org
M56 is young wolverine with a bit of wanderlust. Last June, he became the first known wolverine to enter Colorado in more than 90 years.
Loungeroom Safari- Pat Craig Wild Animal Sanctuary- VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: wild animal sanctuary, colorado, wild animals, imprisoned, rescued, safe, not pets )

Simone
- 1960 days ago - video.au.msn.com
In snowbound, God-fearing Ohio, it's last thing you'd expect to find - the king of beasts kept as a family pet in a backyard cage. But here, as in many states of America, anyone can own a wild animal. Animal rescuer Casey Craig sees this all the time.
What Do Wolves Mean for Colorado?
Offbeat  (tags: gray wolves, migration, studies, colorado, predators, conservation )

Simone
- 1989 days ago - denverpost.com
Officially, wild wolves do not live in Colorado. The nearest established population is in Wyoming, where gray wolves were introduced to Yellowstone National Park in 1995. But rumors of wolf sightings abound in Colorado, and in recent years, at least two
Pregnant Woman Hit By Car While Running From Bear
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bear, colorado, unusual, humans, pregnant, women, wildlife, habitat, environment )

Tom
- 2278 days ago - gazette.com
Ashley Swendsen had a really bad day. The pregnant woman, 26, was chased by a bear and then struck by a car as she fled across a road. The driver checked on Swendsen and then left the scene before Colorado Springs Police officers arrived.
JET POWERED BACKPACK
Offbeat  (tags: Jet pack, Eric Scott, Colorado, Royal Gorge, Arkansas River )

Tanja
- 2427 days ago - superpastime.com
A fearless American daredevil Eric Scott this week strapped himself to an 800 horsepower jet pack and hurtled out across a gaping chasm in the Colorado Rockies for the sake of setting a whole host of new world records.
Mayan Culture Lives on...in Colorado
Offbeat  (tags: Mayans, Mayan culture, Colorado, Alamosa, Q'anjob'al Indians, Guatemala )

RC
- 2710 days ago - denverpost.com
Fascinating and informative piece about a community of Q'anjob'al Indians from Guatemala transpanted to Alamosa, Colorado.
Mike the Headless Chicken's Amazing Story
Offbeat  (tags: usa, chicken, headless, wyandotte, colorado, bizarre, odd )

Chrissy
- 2739 days ago - miketheheadlesschicken.org
September 10th, 1945 finds a strapping (but tender) five and a half month old Wyandotte rooster pecking through the dust of Fruita, Colorado. The unsuspecting bird had never looked so delicious as he did that, now famous, day. Clara Olsen was planning on
Dumbo of the Week
Offbeat  (tags: Wal-Mart, Lafayette, Colorado, table, stupidity )

RC
- 2838 days ago - dailycamera.com
A Wal-Mart employee in Lafayette, Colorado stuck his finger where it didn't belong. Fire engines, police cruisers and an ambulance -- all with sirens sounding -- responded to the Wal-Mart to free the fool.
Dimbulb Brutus - Julius Caesar Escapes Death!
Offbeat  (tags: actor, Julius Caesar, play, knife, Brutus, Aspen, Colorado )

RC
- 2883 days ago - firstcoastnews.com
Uncoordinated actor blows his big scene...too funny!
 

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