Mountain Lion Flies the Coop
By Eric S. Page
updated 41 minutes ago
A North County man had a foul run-in with a cougar, according to the state fish & game officials.
The agency received a call Tuesday that a mountain had fallen through the roof of a chicken coop in Fallbrook and was trapped inside. When agents arrived, they determined the big cat did not pose a threat to life or property, so they came up with a plan to free the animal without harming it.
Eventually, a fish & game warden ended up opening up the coop's gate and quickly moved to safety. The animal then simply walked out and left the property.
Learn more about big cats and Big Cat Rescue at http://www.bigcatrescue.org