Baby mountain lion (right): I am the prince of majestic! Mother mountain loin: Of course you are, dear.
NORTH AMERICAN COUGAR....aka mountain lion, panther, puma or catamount....a subspecies of puma once commonly found in North America....now rare in the eastern United States but more common in the western half of the continent.....ranges from the Canadian Yukon to the southern Andes of South America....measures 5 to 9 feet long from nose to tail tip....stands 24 to 35 inches tall at the shoulders #BigCatFamily
View of a female mountain lion (Felis concolor) with her kittens under a redrock ledge. The mountain lion is also known as the puma, and the cougar. A fully grown mountain lion has a body length of metres and a body weight of up to 100 kg.
The mountain lion (Puma concolor) is also known as the cougar, puma, panther, and catamount, and is the largest wildcat in North America. Mountain lions have powerful limbs and can leap as high as 15 feet and as far as 40 feet.