RAPID CITY, S.D. — Dan Casey's wife thinks she knows why several hundred thousand people have watched the six-minute video showing her husband releasing a mountain lion from a trap in a wooded area west of Rapid City.
It is tough being a cougar in the Missouri Breaks.
This older female lion was captured and collared in the Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge as part of a study of the big cats. The lion lost part of its ears to frostbite.
This male Montana mountain lion was photographed in a camera trap in North Dakota, some 230 air miles from where it was captured in February 2011.
MISSOULA — A rumor of a mountain lion around Hawthorne Elementary School in Missoula prompted a suggestion for parents to escort their children home on Monday.
MISSOULA — A mountain lion is suspected in the killing of two sheep and three goats near the Pattee Canyon Recreation Area on Tuesday.
HELENA — A pair of mountain lion kittens rescued from a wildfire in the Bitterroot National Forest will soon have a new home at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium in Powell, Ohio.
A 3-week-old cougar kitten explores the area at Mt. Spokane Veterinary Hospital on Aug. 21 in Mead, Wash. The kitten was found in Kettle Falls, Wash., without a mother and will now be heading to ZooAmerica in Hershey, Penn.
As veteriniarian Dr. Jocelyn Woodd right, removes an IV tube, her daughter Jessica, 11, helps calm a 3-week-old cougar cub at the Mt. Spokane Veterinary Hospital on Aug. 21 in Mead, Wash. The cub was found in Kettle Falls, Wash., without a mother and will now be heading to ZooAmerica in Hers…
A mountain lion kitten — with killer blue eyes, but too young and weak to prey on anything larger than a butterfly — is getting a one-way ticket from Eastern Washington to a Pennsylvania zoo.
Applications for a special limited-entry mountain lion license drawing will be available from Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks beginning Sunday.
Mountain lion population estimates made by Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks researchers are being questioned by hunters in western Montana.
Mountain lion hunters from northwestern Montana roundly criticized Fish, Wildlife and Parks’ proposed lion quotas for the next two seasons at the Fish and Wildlife Commission meeting in Helena on Thursday.
A new report by the Teton Cougar Project shows that cougars are not as solitary as previously thought.
JACKSON, Wyo. — New research shows that only 7 percent of mountain lions in the Jackson Hole area are surviving into adulthood.
A mountain lion meeting will be held on Thursday in Three Forks.
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will hold a public meeting on Thursday to discuss mountain lion management and tentative quotas for the 2014 mountain lion hunting season in Region 3.
This mountain lion was photographed by Gordon and Donna Klein outside of their North Montana Avenue home on Friday morning. The Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks was called to deal with the animal that was reported to have been killing house cats in the area.
DARBY – Taylor Wohlers was 3 years old when she experienced her first mountain lion hunt. It was something she never forgot.
Taylor Wohlers of Darby poses with the mountain lion she shot last week while hunting with her father, Ben, near Sula. She has been mountain lion hunting with her dad since she was 3 years old.