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.
A Washington state family had a close call last Thursday Nov. 30, when their three-year-old daughter was attacked by a coyote on the front porch of their home.
Wolf hunting hasn't been easy since Western and Great Lakes wildlife agencies established conservative, well-regulated seasons in recent years.
Head-scratching incidents have a home here at the "Wilder World Outdoors." The most recent one comes from Washington University in St. Louis, where someone thought it was a good idea to bring a bear to a petting zoo.