One Determined Mountain Lion
By angelamontana

Posted: June 16, 2024

Mountain lions are fascinating creatures with some impressive traits. These excellent hunters are most active at dawn or dusk, showcasing their agility with the ability to jump up to 18 feet high and leap as far as 40 feet in a single bound. Known for their solitary and elusive nature, spotting one in the wild is a rare treat. They cover vast territories, often up to 150 square miles, primarily hunting deer but also occasionally preying on smaller animals like rabbits or porcupines. These big cats play a vital role in maintaining the balance of their ecosystems.

Here’s an example of a very agile and determined mountain lion ready to eat.

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