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Old 01-28-2010, 12:47 PM   #1
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Default Cougar Track in Northern IL?

I had a friend send me this by email. This was from Boone County IL. You think this is a Cougar track?
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Old 01-28-2010, 08:38 PM   #2
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yes it is a cougar
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Old 01-28-2010, 10:30 PM   #4
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yes it is a cougar
yep we got them here in mich to
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yes it is a cougar
And you know that for sure why?
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Old 01-29-2010, 11:30 AM   #6
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If it is, my trigger finger just got a little more happy!

Did he find just the one track like that? People in Jo Daviess Co. swear they've got them.
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And you know that for sure why?
I did the research. the shape,the size, no claws , 3 lobes on the back of the paw. I also showed the print to someone who workes at a small private zoo that has cougars and they said it was clearly a cougar print.
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If it is, my trigger finger just got a little more happy!

Did he find just the one track like that? People in Jo Daviess Co. swear they've got them.
They sure do.....................
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i have heard of sightings in boone county but... know one will say what part...any idea? Are they protected in Illinois?
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i have heard of sightings in boone county but... know one will say what part...any idea? Are they protected in Illinois?
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