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Wild Cats Aren't Lone Wolves

Top of Mind with Julie Rose
  • Jul 26, 2018 9:00 pm
  • 22:39:23

(Originally Aired: 11/8/2018) Guest: Mark Elbroch, PhD, Lead Scientist, Puma Program for Panthera BYU’s mascot, the Cougar, lives throughout the West, but since they hunt at night, there’s a lot we don’t know about them. Scientists have always thought that cougars are solitary animals who don’t interact with each other unless they’re mating or fighting. But studies have revealed that they actually don’t mind some company at dinner.