Stories tagged: mountain lion
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019
A runner in Colorado fought and killed an 80-pound mountain lion that attacked him on a nature trail in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, wildlife officials said.
Sat., May 12, 2018
Idaho Fish and Game officials have captured a mountain lion near the campus of Idaho State University.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 24, 2018
An airplane approaching a rural Idaho airport had to abort its initial landing after a mountain lion was spotted on the runway.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017
Wildlife officials have killed a mountain lion in eastern Idaho after it killed a dog near Pocatello.
Sun., Jan. 22, 2017
A mountain lion that authorities say recently attacked two dogs and killed a pet cat in the central Oregon town of LaPine has been shot and killed.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 28, 2016
One dog has died and another is injured after they were apparently attacked by a mountain lion in a subdivision south of Ketchum.
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016
A mountain lion that was part of a Southern California wildlife study has been struck and killed on a Los Angeles-area freeway.
Sat., Aug. 13, 2016
A family camping in eastern Idaho scared off a mountain lion that tried to snatch their 4-year-old daughter away from a campfire.
Sat., June 18, 2016
A Colorado woman saved her 5-year-old son’s life by prying his head from the mouth of a mountain lion that was attacking the boy in their front yard, authorities said …
Sat., May 14, 2016
Barking at bears, romping through the forest, sniffing for poaching evidence, getting petted by a child and maybe cooling off with a swim in the Pend Oreille River…. It’s all …
Sat., March 12, 2016
The Spokane Valley woman and her hiking companion were on Antoine Peak just a half-mile up the trail from the Robbins Road trailhead around 8:15 a.m. on Sunday when they …
Sat., Oct. 17, 2015
Orphaned cougar kittens have sobering tale
Fri., Aug. 22, 2014
A mountain lion kitten – with killer blue eyes, but too young and weak to prey on anything larger than a butterfly – is getting a one-way ticket from Eastern …
Wed., May 22, 2013
Three next-door neighbors in east Boise have had their small dogs attacked by a mountain lion in their fenced back yards in the past two weeks, and two of the …
Fri., Sept. 23, 2011
State wildlife managers say a 10-year-old Idaho boy who encountered a mountain lion in rural Boise County escaped with minor scratches — and concerns that his friends at school would …