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Dog snatched from bedroom by a mountain lion

Dog snatched from bedroom by a mountain lion

Sarah Tocatlian, Staff Writer
April 20, 2017
Filed under News

On Monday, April 17, a 15-pound dog was grabbed by a mountain lion from a residential home in Pescadero, California. According to the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office, an adult witness told deputies that she and a child were sleeping in the bedroom with their Portuguese Podengo by the foot of their b...

Mountain lion sighting in Belmont residential area

Mountain lion sighting in Belmont residential area

Melanie Hamaguchi, Staff Writer
October 28, 2013
Filed under News

A mountain lion was sighted on Hastings Drive on Oct. 21, the second sighting of a mountain lion in that week. A Belmont man contacted local authorities, reporting that he had witnessed a mountain lion run across the road while he was driving. The man claimed that the mountain lion ran off the road and dow...

Mountain lion shot and killed in Redwood City

Mountain lion shot and killed in Redwood City

March 31, 2011
Filed under Campus

Over 2 miles out of his natural habitat, a 100-150 pound mountain lion was found on Whipple Avenue in Redwood City on Tuesday, Mar. 29. Officers fired a tranquilizer dart at the mountain lion, but were unsure if they had hit it or not because he had taken off running immediately after the dart was shot. Neighbors...

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