- The Washington Times - Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Here are some safety suggestions for people who encounter cougars:

_ Stand your ground, try to look as large as possible and be aggressive, shouting and throwing rocks or sticks at the cat.

_ DO NOT turn and try to run.


Source: The Cougar Network, a nonprofit group that studies the animal and its role in ecosystems.

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