Friday, 31 October 2014

NEWSLINK: Woman Hospitalised After Attack by Big Cat

Woman Hospitalised After Attack by Big Cat
Magadi Taluk escaped death on Wednesday when a leopard attacked her when she was grazing sheep in her farm. BANGALORE: Veeramma (

NEWSLINK: Mountain lion shot near Chadron

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Mountain lion shot near Chadron
As required by law, the man immediately notified authorities, and the big cat was transferred to the commission. Landowners may kill mountain lions if ...

NEWSLINK: Animal Rights Activists Bite Back After Phuket Tiger Mauls Tourist

Animal Rights Activists Bite Back After Phuket Tiger Mauls Tourist
Tiger Kingdom has temporarily closed the big cat cage, which holds five adult tigers, but the attraction remains open so tourists can visit cats in two ...

NEWSLINK: Cute alert: Montgomery Zoo debuts two Jaguar cubs on Friday

Cute alert: Montgomery Zoo debuts two Jaguar cubs on Friday
Jaguars are the third largest feline of the Big Cat Family, and they are known for their large and powerful jaws along with its stocky appearance and ...

UK SIGHTINGS: 'Big cat' sighting from train and a mysterious paw print in Tamworth

'Big cat' sighting from train and a mysterious paw print in Tamworth
The big cat is out there... professional biologist Richard Meredith and Grendon resident Alan Jones at one of the many places Alan has seen the big ...

NEWSLINK: Long-Lost Species Returns Home After A Century In Exile

For the last 100 years, cougars have been absent from the forests of Wisconsin, a state where they once roamed. The Department of Natural Resources confirmed two cougar sightings on trail cameras this week — bringing the total number of sightings in 2014 to three. These, coupled with a handful of others in the past few years, have led experts to say that the cougar is likely back in Wisconsin for the first time since 1910.

According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, it's possible that the two sightings could’ve been of the same animal — they were spotted about 90 miles away from one another about three weeks apart. 

Wednesday, 29 October 2014

US SIGHTING: Aptos community working to protect residents from mountain lions

Aptos community working to protect residents from mountain lions
And Quin is just one of many in the neighborhood who've encountered the same big cat. "We've had over 10 sightings, and it's a female with her cub,” ...