When a young ocelot was caught on camera late last year, wildlife officials at Laguna Atascosa Wildlife Refuge in south Texas suspected they might be spotting an individual never before seen in the park. Read full report.
The Southern California mountain lion population is growing, with two new furry creatures now prowling the Santa Monica Mountains. Read full report.
The Utah Division of Wildlife Resources is again proposing more cougar permits ahead of the fall hunt, despite concerns from conservation groups. Read full report.
When Subrata Maity, a tutor in the Howrah district of West Bengal, India, was checking the camera traps he’d installed throughout his village, he discovered that one had gone missing. For the past 10 days, Maity had put his trap in the same spot, hoping to catch a glimpse of the elusive fishing cats that prowl through the area. Read full report.
Last week, the cougar that had been living on Vashon-Maury islands for the past year was killed by a state wildlife officer. Since then, islanders have expressed a range of emotions — from relief to sadness to anger — with some also considering lessons for the future. Read full report.
The number of verified cases of Florida panthers preying on livestock is on a record pace in 2017. Read full report.
Whilst there may be a growing trend for pet friendly officers, finding a Puma under your desk will probably not promote the stress free, morale boosting atmosphere intended. Read full report.
Just a few weeks ago we spotlighted a study out of Peru that revealed the third-densest population of ocelots anywhere. And now we've got a little piece of similarly bright news to report from the far northern frontier of that richly patterned wildcat's range: South Texas. Read full report.
Tigers and orangutans are the well-known faces of the palm oil crisis. But the enigmatic clouded leopard is equally threatened and almost unknown in comparison. Conservationists are looking at ways to make palm oil plantations work for it, rather than against it. Read full report.
Police cleared a golf course in Calgary's southeast Thursday after a possible cougar sighting there for the second time in less than a month. Read full report.