|Mountain Lions||Mountain Lion:
- also called puma, cougar or panther (depending on region)
is a large, solitary cat
native to the Americas ranging from Yukon in Canada to the southern Andes of South America.
It is the fourth largest cat along with leopard, and after tiger, lion and jaguar.
feeds on deer, elk, bighorn sheep, sometimes on domestic cattle, horses and sheep and rodents.
It is solitary, territorial with low population densities, preferring rocky areas and dense underbrush for stalking.