Cougar found in Okotoks garage!
Saturday, 14 July 2012. Posted in Shootin' the Breeze
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