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Cougar Comes Into Backyard of Leaburg Home, Eyes House Cat
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, mountain lions )

- 111 days ago -
A cougar prowled onto the backyard deck of a Leaburg home Monday morning âEUR" coming close enough to peer through the sliding glass doors.
Mountain Lion P-23 Found Dead, Hit By Car
Offbeat  (tags: mountain lions, dead, wildlife, CA, P-23, big cats )

- 162 days ago -
Sad news from the world of Southern California's big cats. Mountain lion P-23 was found dead earlier this week in the Santa Monica Mountains, likely hit by a vehicle.
Researcher Tells of Surprises Discovered About Cougars
Offbeat  (tags: mountain lions, research, surprises, discoveries, wildlife )

- 162 days ago -
A 17-year study in northwest Wyoming found that social tolerance among mountain lions was largely driven by direct reciprocity, Mark Elbroch said in a Studium Generale presentation Thursday.
What the Extinction of Mountain Lions Means for Maine
Offbeat  (tags: mountain lions, extinction, wildlife )

- 169 days ago -
Regardless, in 30 days the final rule become law, and the eastern puma will be no more. So what does that mean for the states, including Maine, which were considered part of the animalâEUR(TM)s range?
Big Cats: Blue-Eyed Mountain Kittens Are More Sociable Than You'd Think in Stunning Scenes
Offbeat  (tags: mountain lions, wildlife, pictures, photos )

- 171 days ago -
WITH their dazzling blue eyes, these snarling bundles of mischief look like they have strolled off the set of Game of Thrones. Yet for all their appearance of dreaded White Walkers, the cunning mountain kittens are destined for a remarkable
Eye of the Lion: A Closer Look
Offbeat  (tags: eyes, Mountain Lions, pupils, animals, cats, environment, interesting, wildlife )

- 178 days ago -
Mountain lions are crepuscular, meaning that they hunt and are generally most active around dusk and dawn. ItâEUR(TM)s interesting to note that their pupils are rounder than a domestic catâEUR(TM)s, whose pupils close into those distinctive slits during the daytime
Near-Death Mountain Lion Cub Becomes Third Feline Orphan Rescued By Oakland Zoo in One Month
Offbeat  (tags: cubs, rescued, mountain lions )

- 184 days ago -
The 6- to 8-week-old baby was found orphaned, near-death and unable defend itself out in the wild by the California Department of Fish and Wildlife. CDFW brought the cub to the Oakland Zoo for care, the organizationâEUR(TM)s third such delivery
A Mountain Lion Kitten's Burned Paws Are Healing, Thanks to a Fish
Offbeat  (tags: mountain lions, kitten, paws, fire, burned )

- 192 days ago -
Among the victims whoâEUR(TM)ve sustained serious burns during CaliforniaâEUR(TM)s historic wildfires is a 5-month-old mountain lion kitten.
Baby Mountain Lions Try Hard To Act Tough And End Up Looking Cuter
Offbeat  (tags: mountain lions, cubs, video )

- 911 days ago -
On Thursday, the National Park Service announced the birth of two wild mountain lions, releasing an unintentionally adorable video of the duo doing a (less-than-convincing) impression of Mom.
10 Day Old Orphaned Cougar Cubs
Offbeat  (tags: mountain lions, orphaned, rescue, wildlife, zoos, good news )

- 1025 days ago -
Sadly, too acclimatized to humans for re-release, but so adorable! :-) [and see first comment]
Rescuers Search for Pets Caught in California Wildfires ... and Find a Different Kind of Kitten!
Offbeat  (tags: wildlife, mountain lions, humans, rescue, environment, safety, protection )

- 1028 days ago -
Searcher finds a burned baby mountain lion, struggling in the aftermath of the blaze, and says, "It doesn't matter what animal is hurting, but it's worse when it's a baby and my thought was, that little guy was gonna die."
Curious Mountain Lion Tries To Meet Little House Cat
Offbeat  (tags: cats, mountain lions )

- 1117 days ago -
This odd pair had a very unusual run-in.
Mountain Lions: Santa Monica Siblings Safely Cross Dangerous Freeway
Offbeat  (tags: mountain lions, crossings, protection, wildlife )

- 1176 days ago -
More have made it! Nearly three years after the famous "Hollywood mountain lion" crossed the Southland freeways looking for a new home, two more have braved and successfully accomplished the same feat.
Mountain Lion Cubs Recover After Wildfire Rescue
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, cubs, rescued, mountain lions )

- 1394 days ago -
Columbus, OH-Firefighters discovered two mountain lion cubs on 88 acres of burning land in Western Montana in August. The kittens, who were just a few weeks old, survived the wildfire with minor injuries. However, they did suffer from smoke inhalation
Helping Mountain Lions in Urban California
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, mountain lions )

- 1397 days ago -
National Wildlife Federation is working to help ensure that mountain lions have a future in California's Santa Monica Mountains, in part by supporting vital research and by working to create a safe wildlife crossing at the 101 Freeway.

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