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My last item on my bucket list: Pet the kitty. * * COUGAR: " Pet the kitty?

Mountain Lions  (copyright: Daniel J. Cox)

Mountain Lion (Felis concolor) adult and young in the Rocky Mountains in Montana.

Mountain Lion / Cougar

Mountain Lion / Cougar

Mountain_Lion | by Bob and Lynn

BEAUTIFUL FACE Did you know that a Puma, a Mountain Lion, a Cougar and a Panther (not to be confused with Black Panthers of Asia, Africa and Latin America) are all the same animal? The latin name for the smallest of the big cats is Puma concolor.

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The mountain lion (Puma concolor) is also known as the cougar, puma, panther, and catamount, and is the largest wildcat in North America. Mountain lions have powerful limbs and can leap as high as 15 feet and as far as 40 feet.

[Protected Status: ENDANGERED]  Mountain lions roam the Americas, where it is also known as a puma, cougar, and catamount. This big cat of many names is also found in many habitats, from Florida swamps to Canadian forests.

Mountain Lion (Photograph by Jim & Jamie Dutcher) Mountain lions do not like to share their territory and are constantly on the lookout for invaders.