Dead Cougar Found on Michigan Road Had Been Snared

Initial examination of a cougar found dead on the side of an Upper Peninsula, Michigan road in early February revealed that the cat had been caught in a neck snare. Additionally, no evidence was found to suggest the animal was shot. Officials with the Michigan DNR believe the cougar likely came from the Dakotas. The DNR is investigating the incident, and the animal’s carcass has been sent to a lab for further examination.

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