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Mountain Lion Attacks Runner in Colorado, Runner Strangles It to Death

An unidentified man who was running on Horsetooth Mountain Open Space’s West Ridge Trail in Colorado, USA had a nasty encounter on with a juvenile cougar on Monday, which ended with the runner wounded and the animal strangled to death, the Coloradoan reported this week. Read More >>

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Motorways are Making California’s Mountain Lions Inbred and Aggressive

Motorways let us humans zip from one place to another—at least when the traffic's not horrendous. But for wild animals, highways are like wide concrete fences that feature metal boxes of death barrelling down at 70 mph. In the Santa Monica Mountains, a population of wild mountain lions has become penned in by motorways and housing developments, turning inbred—and aggressive. Read More >>