The cougar attacks out west happened b/c humans<quoted text>Actually you make a good point as to why they are not here. In areas that do have cougars they do occasionally attack and or stalk people, usually joggers or hikers or more often there dog that is running with them. Not often but it does happen. No such stories here, ever.
were encroaching on their land. We are tearing down
more and more forests to build housing for the
7 billion ppl on the planet.
A large cat is a predator. Not only would he have
large areas of forest land to roam, he'd have a plentiful
Just 20 yrs ago ppl laughed at the idea that coyotes
might be in this area. Now they have become a huge
nuisance. Killing domestic animals.