A dog repels a mountain lion attack in California Square
February 12 (UPI) — Security cameras were recording in a California neighborhood when a family dog fended off an attack from a mountain lion.
Giant Schnauzer Holly was let out into her family’s yard in La Verne just before 9 p.m., and security cameras were set up. Recorded moment A A mountain lion pounced on a 3-year-old, 93-pound dog.
Holly struggled with the cougar for 48 seconds before neighbors who witnessed the attack were able to chase the predator away.
Cameras recorded the mountain lion’s return to the scene of the attack about 20 minutes later.
Holly was treated for a wound to her neck and is recovering at home.
Another La Verne dog I needed 30 stitches after that A mountain lion is chased off his family’s property in 2021. Rocky, a 7-year-old shepherd, disappeared into the night with the mountain lion, but returned home more than a half-hour later with multiple injuries. He went on to make a full recovery.
(Tags for translation)Mountain Lion