Mountain lion

Barbara and Rob Dicely introduce a cheetah to the students at Twin Hills Middle School in Sebastopol. (CBS)

North Bay Couple Brings Wild Cats To Schools For Conservation Lessons

She taught kindergarten. He taught high school. But now, the retired couple lives on the “wild” side. This week’s Jefferson Award winners are offering a different kind of educaton: one that brings wild cats up close.

05/21/2015

Mountain lion tranquilized and captured near San Mateo (May 18th, 2015) Betty Yu

Man Who Shot Gun To Scare Off Mountain Lion During San Mateo Hunt Could Face Charges

A man could face charges for opening fire as wildlife officials searched backyards in San Mateo in the hunt for a mountain lion that was later tranquilized and captured Monday.

05/19/2015

Mountain lion tranquilized and captured near San Mateo (May 18th, 2015) Betty Yu

Mountain Lion Captured In San Mateo Resident’s Backyard Sent Back Into The Wild

Officials have tranquilized and captured a mountain lion that was cornered in a resident’s backyard in Downtown San Mateo on Monday.

05/18/2015

A mountain lion cub. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Mountain Lion Blamed For Goat Killed At San Mateo County Ranch

San Mateo County sheriff’s deputies suspect a goat at a La Honda ranch was killed by a mountain lion Sunday morning.

04/05/2015

Cougar mountain lion. (National Park Service)

Mountain Lion Blamed For Killing Goat In Pescadero

A mountain lion reportedly killed a goat Friday night or early Saturday morning in Pescadero, an unincorporated area in San Mateo County, sheriff’s officials said.

03/29/2015

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Five Mountain Lions Spotted In 3 Weeks In San Carlos

Residents in parts of San Carlos are on edge after the fifth mountain lion in three weeks was spotted in the area.

03/27/2015

Cougar mountain lion. (National Park Service)

Warning Issued To Hikers, Residents, Pet Owners After Mountain Lion Kills 3 Animals In 2 Weeks In Half Moon Bay

The most recent sighting was on Friday night around 7:30 p.m., when deputies responded to a report of multiple mountain lion sightings in the 900 block of Miramontes Street in Half Moon Bay.

03/21/2015

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Bad Tranquilizer Shot Kills 125-Pound Mountain Lion In SoCal Parking Lot

A mountain lion that wandered into the parking lot of a Southern California shopping mall died after a tranquilizer dart pierced a lung.

03/09/2015

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Deer Carcass Found In Montara Prompts Mountain Lion Warning

Authorities in San Mateo County are warning that a mountain lion may be in the Montara area after a hiker found a deer carcass Thursday morning that appeared to have been attacked on a hiking trail.

02/05/2015

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Mountain Lion Sightings In 3 Santa Cruz Neighborhoods Have Residents On The Lookout

Santa Cruz police Friday received three separate reported sightings of a mountain lion walking by residences in central Santa Cruz, one of them on the grounds of an apartment complex only blocks from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.

01/30/2015

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