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A Cougar Ready for His Closeup
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, cougar )

- 922 days ago -
Steve Winter is famous for his photographs of big cats in their natural habitats, such as snow leopards and tigers, among others. His "Ghost Cats" story in the December 2013 issue of National Geographic opens with a surprising image of a big cat,
Mountain Lion Crosses Half the USA in Epic Journey
Offbeat  (tags: cougar, awesome journey, epic, 2, 000 miles, tragedy, killed road )

- 1768 days ago -
A mountain lion has made the longest-ever recorded journey of a land mammal, scientists say. The cat walked nearly 2,000 miles halfway across the USA, before sadly it was killed by a car on the east coast.
Family Finds Cougar in Their Garage!!!
Offbeat  (tags: cougar, california, wildlife, unusual, bizarre, environment, goodnews, interesting, off-beat )

- 1830 days ago -
A family finds a cougar in their garage! Wildlife experts tranquilized and released him.
Was Texas Mountain Lion Shooting Necessary?
Offbeat  (tags: outrage, unthreatening, cougar, mountain lion tranquilized, killed, cruelty, weak authorities )

- 1843 days ago -
-Did Texas police have to shoot and kill a mountain lion who had been subdued by two tranquilizer shots and on its way to losing consciousness?
When the Call of the Wild Comes Too Close to Home
Offbeat  (tags: ill fated cougar, outraged, cougar, shot dead, memorial, human invasion, cougars home, wild animals )

- 2072 days ago -
In the early morning of Aug. 31, a young mountain lion took an ill-fated walk through North Berkeley. The police shot it dead after it was first spotted in the parking lot of a shuttered pharmacy, just down the street from the legendary dining spot Chez
Pasco "Cougar" Probably Just a Dog or House Cat
Offbeat  (tags: pasco, sightings, cougar, mountain lion, house cat, dog )

- 2388 days ago -
State wildlife officials say this week's cougar sighting in Pasco was probably just a dog, large house cat or a coyote. The cougar was reported in rural Franklin County on Friday and near a high school in Pasco on Thursday. But officers from the
Little Dogs Scare Off Cougar
Offbeat  (tags: mountain lions, cougar, little dogs, scared cougar away )

- 2557 days ago -
Mark Twain once said, "It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog." A cougar in Philomath, Oregon, can attest to the truth in that quote. Chiquita the Chihuahua and Rosie the border terrier chased off a cougar t
Cougar Nearly Joins SD Woman in Hot Tub
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, woman, cougar, hot tub, close call )

- 3095 days ago -
DEADWOOD, S.D. - A relaxing soak in a hot tub came to an abrupt end when Marlene Todd came eye to eye with a mountain lion in her backyard.

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