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Further Cat Track Identification Tool


8 responses

  1. Tom Jones

    This is great stuff Mary, thank you! Seems clear, but I also needed/enjoyed the info you provided so clearly.

    January 15, 2016 at 5:36 pm

  2. Ann

    Very informative post today (they all are, but especially today!). Thank you.

    January 15, 2016 at 6:08 pm

  3. Diane

    Very thorough and clear. Thank you.

    January 15, 2016 at 7:16 pm

  4. Thank you – just the information I was looking for.

    Cheers, Sarah

    Sarah Kirn work: personal:


    January 15, 2016 at 8:23 pm

    • Just so you have both sides, Sarah, check out Mark Elbroch’s comment — he is a mt. lion expert, and I am definitely not. But I still believe my friend saw what she said she saw…call me foolish, but I know this person would never ever say she saw what she saw unless she was 100% positive.

      January 16, 2016 at 9:01 am

  5. Dee Dee Niswonger

    I saw one of these cats many years ago in western Ma. It was moving across the road in front of my car. There is no question what it is when you see one–a long buff animal with a long tail stretched out behind, and the cat moves low to the ground. There’s nothing else in New England even remotely like them. It was such an amazing gift to get to see that cat.

    January 15, 2016 at 10:07 pm

  6. Cougars are definitely “trending” this week, thanks to your kick-off, Mary! Just saw an excellent piece on “60 Minutes” about cougar stewardship and management in the L.A. area…where their existence is WELL established. Mountain Lions of L.A.,

    January 17, 2016 at 9:07 pm

    • Thanks for giving me credit for the trend, Cherrie! 🙂 I saw the 60 Minutes segment – how they cross that highway is beyond me!

      January 17, 2016 at 11:16 pm

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