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Mountain lion seen near Woodside golf course

Animal spotted Friday afternoon near Elks Lodge at Emerald Hills Golf Course

A mountain lion was spotted near a golf course in unincorporated San Mateo County near Woodside Friday afternoon (Feb. 4), according to San Mateo County officials.

The animal was spotted at about 1:25 p.m. near the Elks Lodge at the Emerald Hills Golf Course, located at 938 Wilmington Way, according to county officials. Residents who see a mountain lion are advised to not approach it, especially if the cat is feeding or with offspring.

County officials recommend that people keep a close watch on small children and avoid hiking or jogging at dawn, dusk or night. For more information about mountain lions, visit www.keepmewild.org.

— Bay City News Service

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Posted by Neal
a resident of Community Center
on Feb 4, 2011 at 5:18 pm

OH NO! Someone actually spotted a mountain lion in mountain lion country?


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