Cougar Information


The Cougar (Puma concolor), also known as the mountain lion, puma, or panther, is a large felid native to the Americas. Its range is the most extensive of any wild terrestrial mammal in the Western Hemisphere, stretching from the Canadian Yukon to the southern Andes in South America. Cougars are adaptable predators that inhabit various types of environments, including forests, mountainous terrains, deserts, and even urban fringes.