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Cougars spotted in western North Dakota

Mountain lions prowling western North Dakota

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Mountain lions have allegedly been spotted on a South Heart golf course and near a local veterinarian's horses, but the North Dakota Game and Fish says they have no concrete evidence the sightings are in fact big cats.


Brett Wiedmann, big game biologist for the North Dakota Game and Fish office in Dickinson, said over the past three to four years, the Game and Fish has received numerous phone calls reporting mountain lion sightings.

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