Idaho Hunter Kills Mountain Lion with Teeth in Forehead
A mountain lion—any mountain lion—is a trophy all its own. But one Idaho hunter earned himself a truly unique big cat earlier this season.
Idaho: Four-Year-Old Girl Attacked By Mountain Lion
An Idaho family had a close shave last Friday, August 12, when their four-year-old daughter was attacked and nearly dragged away from a campfire by a mountain lion.
Watch: Conservation Officer Has Up-Close Encounter with Trapped Mountain Lion
North America's biggest cats are elusive beasts and, as such, not a lot of folks have ever had an up-close and personal encounter with one. The same can't be said for at least one Utah conservation officer, based on the video we've embedded here.
DNR Forced to Kill First Confirmed Female Mountain Lion in Iowa
The Iowa DNR was forced to kill the state’s first confirmed female mountain lion following reports of livestock depredation.
Oregon Hiker Killed in Suspected Cougar Attack
A hiker found dead near Mount Hood National Forest was killed in a suspected a cougar attack. If confirmed, wildlife officials said it would be the first fatal cougar attack in Oregon’s history.
Teen Saves Brother from Cougar
With the cat only 12 yards away, and much closer to her brother, 16-year-old Amaya Simpson nocked an arrow and fired. The cougar is the first animal she’s taken with her bow, which she tunes herself.
Mountain Lion Goes for Stroll in Hollywood Hills
Security cameras have captured footage of a mountain lion out for a just-before-dawn stroll through a residential area in Hollywood Hills, Calif.
California Officials Kill Aggressive Mountain Lion
California's something of a hotbed for mountain lion sightings. If you recall, a few weeks ago, I shared the video of a cougar taking an early morning stroll through the Hollywood Hills suburbs. Earlier this week, a family a run-in of their own with one of the big cats in nearby Orange County—and the result was substantially scarier.
Watch: Florida Woman Has Close Call with Cougar on Bridge
A woman in Naples, Fla., was out for a walk when a mountain lion raced past her on a bridge.
Mountain Lion Killed with Bow in Self-Defense
After purchasing an over-the-counter archery-elk tag for an area near Gunnison, Colo., Florida resident Trevor Brown experienced quite the high-country initiation for a first-time bowhunter.