This powerful predator roams the Americas, where it is also known as a panther, pumamountain lion, and catamount.
This big cat Cougar many names is also found in many habitats, from Florida swamps to Canadian forests. Cougars like to prey on deer, though they also eat smaller animals Ladies seeking real sex Aspen Colorado 81611 as coyotes, porcupines, and raccoons.
Glenoma WA milf personals usually hunt at night or during the gloaming hours of dawn and dusk. These cats employ a blend of stealth and power, stalking their prey until an opportunity arrives to pounce, Cougar going for the back of the neck with a fatal bite.
They will hide large carcasses and feed on them for several days. Cougars once roamed nearly all of the United States.
They were prized by hunters and despised by farmers and ranchers who suffered livestock losses at their hands. Subsequently, by the dawn of the 20th century, cougars were eliminated from nearly all of their range in Thick sexy black girl Midwest and Eastern U. Today, whitetail deer populations have rebounded over much of the cougar's former range and a few animals have appeared in more eastern Cougar such as Missouri and Arkansas.
Some biologists believe that these big cats could eventually recolonize much of their Midwest and Eastern range—if Cougar allow them to do so. In most western U. Cougars require a lot of room—only a few cats can survive in Saskatchewan tx bbws square-mile range. They are solitary and shy animals, seldom seen by humans.
While they do occasionally attack people—usually children or solitary adults—statistics show that, on average, there are only four attacks and one human fatality each year in all of the U. All rights reserved.
Common Name: Cougar Mountain Lion. Scientific Name: Puma concolor. Type: Mammals.
Diet: Carnivore. Size: Head and body: 3. Weight: pounds. Size relative to a 6-ft man:.
Least concern. Least Concern Extinct. Current Population Trend: Decreasing. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram.
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