Tag: Puma

Book review: The Cougar Beautiful, Wild & Dangerous by Paula Wild

| May 11, 2014 | Reply

Pumas have one of the largest distributions of any mammal. Unfortunately their population has dropped considerably or they were eradicated completely in many parts of their range. Some experts believe that in recent decades the Puma (or Cougar, Moutain Lion) has recovered in parts of western North America. Conflicts have increased with livestock owners. Pumas […]

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New video footage shows Puma fishing for trout

| June 9, 2013 | Reply

The Puma (Cougar, Mountain Lion) feeds mostly on ungulates like deer or elk over most of it’s range. Sometimes other animals are killed like beavers or large birds like turkey. Fish is very rare on the menu and not even mentioned in most books about Pumas. Now a video shows a Puma fishing for trout […]

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