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Mountain Lion Documented at Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge


Animals  (tags: animals, mountain lion, cougar, puma, big cats, wildanimals, wildlife, environment, animalwelfare )

Yrna
- 1360 days ago - valleycentral.com
Biologists at the Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge are excited by a documented sighting of a male moutain lion a the Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge. Remote cameras captured the powerful felines image during early March.



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Patrick Donovan (319)
Tuesday April 5, 2011, 2:10 pm
Short article on the mountain lions. Thank you to the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service for keeping people informed by passing along the documentary footage..
 

Lisa Neste (710)
Tuesday April 5, 2011, 4:36 pm
Hopefully this is positive news for the mountain lion taht they have this footage!! Since their numbers have dwindled so much recently!
 

Mary T. (185)
Tuesday April 5, 2011, 4:56 pm
Please don't let some people know about this or they will be going after them.
 

Peggy A. (109)
Wednesday April 6, 2011, 2:32 am
BEAUTIFUL ANIMAL
 

Shirley S. (176)
Wednesday April 6, 2011, 2:37 am
We should keep this a SECRET to PROTECT the lion.
 

Ruth McD (737)
Wednesday April 6, 2011, 8:13 am
This is great news to see a mountain lion. Hopefully there are more than we thought. They need to be protected.
 

Maria P. (151)
Wednesday April 6, 2011, 8:47 am
They are unbelievable animals, we have one in Massachusetts, I saw it one morning going to work, but the state keeps say we do not have any!!!! I had to stop as it ran by, long body round head, little ears, and a tail that is long and fat!!!! no way was it a bob cat either!!!!!
 

Natividad P. (104)
Wednesday April 6, 2011, 9:49 am
Noted. Is great news to see a mountain lion. That beautiful! Thank you Yrna
 

Ioana B. (132)
Wednesday April 6, 2011, 11:03 am
happy noted
 

TRISH GEIDEL (214)
Wednesday April 6, 2011, 11:43 am
ABSOLUTELY STUNNING !!! My, He Looks like a Big Kitteh !!!
Not Starving, for sure !!!

You Folks in America are so lucky to have Mountain Lions to
enjoy seeing in the Wild.! (also Bobcats & Lynx, I believe)

Here in OZ, the only Type of Kitteh (Feline) we ever see,
usually from a distance, are well fed FERAL Wild Cats.

Sadly, they are killing off our native Lizards & small Mammals.!!!

A lot of them can trace their Generations back, to at one time
being the Pets, of Highly Irresponsible Humans !!!

Those Lazy, Good for nothing Humans, didn't bother with desexing
& didn't care when the Kitteh went AWOL & Never came back !

As Humans spread around this Country, a little over 200 yrs ago,
so the Kittehs spread too & now, they are everywhere, Multiplying,
Even in the OUTBACK !!!

This is such a Big country, a TNR program will Never work.!
These FERALS are Quite Aggressive Nowadays & UNLIKE
the Poor Pit Bulls who keep getting blamed for being Aggressive
when they ARE NOT:
These Kittehs are WILD & CRAZY Fearless.
They Really are Aggressive, almost from Birth !!!

Over time they have grown Bigger than the Normal Domestic Size Kitteh
& they can take down the Smaller KANGAROO Varieties, to eat !!!

Don't know what the Powers that be, are doing about it.!
Probably Nothing, cos I haven't heard of anything for ages.

There go all our Small, Native Wildlife Species, eventually !!!
 

Jose Ovidio Perez Morel (44)
Wednesday April 6, 2011, 2:23 pm
Awesome.................forwarded.
 

Cindy C. (125)
Wednesday April 6, 2011, 2:24 pm
aw bless them
 

Lisa Zarafonetis (174)
Wednesday April 6, 2011, 10:50 pm
What a beautiful Mountain Lion!!! :) Shared on Facebook.
 

KS Goh (0)
Thursday April 7, 2011, 6:21 am
Thanks for the article.
 

Kristen Giffin (17)
Thursday April 7, 2011, 6:26 am
How beautiful!! I hope he finds a good territory and a mate!
 

Lindsey Williams (234)
Thursday April 7, 2011, 6:28 am
Thats a big boy! Thanks for sharing.
 

Penelope Ryan (177)
Saturday April 9, 2011, 1:50 pm
TY Yrna wonderful
 

Stella AWAY W. (258)
Saturday April 16, 2011, 3:03 pm
Yes, awesome - hope he survives the knowledge of his being there, being spread across the world!!
 
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