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|Posted: Wed Dec 14, 2011 8:09 pm Post subject: 9-11-11 Crawford County, Michigan - cougar sighting.
|Crawford County, Michigan - cougar sighting.
Reported Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 5:03 PM to www.savethecougar.org
Date of Observation: 9-11-11
Time: 9:00 AM
Location Description: I have horse pattocks i was throwing hay to my old horse in the back pattock. Behind the pattock is a powerline,then forrest behind that. there is a beaver pond and Wakely Lake quiet area 1/4 of a mile behind there. The properties are 5 acre parcels and are 165 wide. The animal was three parcels away from.
The animal wa moving toward me. It was yellow beige it moved like a cat. I kept looking trying to see a nose or a snout on it. There was no long nose on it!!! My friend was with me and I said Look look and pointed. Then the animal saw me. It turned to the right and went into my neigbors's back yard. I could see it's side ways profile. it was a large cat with a long slender tail!!!!! I was amazed and i still am.