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Cougar found in Okotoks garage!

Saturday, 14 July 2012. Posted in Shootin' the Breeze

Cougar  found in Okotoks garage!
Cougar Sighting in residential area - Okotoks
 
On July 14, 2012 approx. 3:20 pm, Okotoks RCMP and Fish and Wildlife were dispatched to the Crystal Shores Drive area of Okotoks after several residents observed the cougar in the area.  The cougar entered a garage on July 13th and ended up being locked in overnight.  When the homeowner opened the garage on July 14th, the cougar ran into a backyard / greenspace area.
 
Please take extra precautions in this area including securing residences / garages, and watching out for family members/pets.  If there are any further sightings, please report to Okotoks Detachment or Fish and Wildlife.
 
Further information is available on the Cougar Management website at www.srd.alberta.ca