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License To Kill P-45 Has Animal Rights Advocates In An Uproar

AGOURA HILLS (CBSLA.com) — Animal rights advocates didn’t hold back Wednesday night after learning the Department of Fish and Wildlife recently issued a 10-day permit to allow ranchers in the Santa Monica Mountains to shoot and kill the lion known as P-45. 244 more words


Mountain lions

The mountain lion is referred to in many different ways: cougar, puma, panther, catamount, mountain screamer, painter, and dozens of others. In fact it holds the Guinness record for the animal with the greatest number of names. 568 more words


Cougar Stories

I’ve become fascinated by cougars. Maybe because they are elusive, secretive, more akin to a ghost than an animal of flesh and blood. Which of course, begs the question: How do you get people to care about and protect an animal that they never see, nor probably will never see in their lifetime? 805 more words

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Dog Owner Says Lesson Learned After Encounter With Mountain Lion

By Kelly Werthmann

MORRISON, Colo. (CBS4) – A scary encounter took place for a man and his dog in Jefferson County when they came face to face with a mountain lion. 677 more words


Watch Mountains Lions Swimming In Shasta Lake [VIDEO]

A father and son who were fishing on Shasta Lake spotted two mountain lions swimming right by their boat. See the video…

CBSSacramento shared the father and son’s encounter wit the big cats on their… 35 more words


Blogging in Sickness and in Health

I love this song “Hope Fell Down” from the album Difford & Tilbrook sung by Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook, the British duo from Squeeze. The phrase “Hope fell down” describes my past few days perfectly…and I’m not alluding to politics. 763 more words

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Fierce Survivor--Now Available!

Out today is Fierce Survivor, Book 7 of the Sierra Pride series! I’m so excited to share this novelette with the world because the theme of surviving and overcoming trauma is universal. 231 more words