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Two mountain lions spotted in San Mateo County

Original post made on Jan 10, 2012

In a matter of hours two mountain lions were reportedly spotted in different parts of San Mateo County Monday night (Jan. 9), San Mateo County emergency officials said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, January 10, 2012, 8:45 AM

Comments (7)

Posted by need wildlife, a resident of Midtown
on Jan 10, 2012 at 3:32 pm

The mountain lions have a right to be there. They are part of our environment. Until there are Way too many mountain lions coming too close or or attacking people, they should live their lives.
Recall that the animals were here FIRST.

Posted by Donald, a resident of South of Midtown
on Jan 10, 2012 at 3:46 pm

I thought that jaguars and leopards were spotted, not mountain lions.

Posted by Neal, a resident of Community Center
on Jan 10, 2012 at 4:19 pm

OMG. Mountain lions have been spotted in mountain lion country. What's next, fish in Crystal Springs?

Posted by Downtown Girl, a resident of Professorville
on Jan 10, 2012 at 5:03 pm

Donald, wouldn't it be "two spotted mountain lions were spotted?" - I like your humor. Actually, mountain lion kittens are spotted and lose their spots about 8-10 months. Web Link

Posted by Walter_E_Wallis, a resident of Midtown
on Jan 10, 2012 at 8:20 pm

Walter_E_Wallis is a registered user.


Posted by Wildlife lover, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Jan 12, 2012 at 11:29 am

Experts say there are some 40 mountain lions in the Santa Cruz Mountains. If so, it's a miracle we don't see them more often. Enjoy them while we have them or until the gun toting cops find an excuse to shoot them again.

Posted by Walter_E_Wallis, a resident of Midtown
on Jan 12, 2012 at 11:33 am

Walter_E_Wallis is a registered user.

Some flimsy excuse like stalking school kids?

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