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					The Amazing American Cougar



   By: Max Sortino
           I’m Getting Heavy

Five feet long
Weighs about 90 pounds ( adult)
Relatives, Jaguar
Puma, panther, wildcat
Mountain Lion, Bobcat
Warm blooded
New born babies weigh about 1/2-3/4 of a
pound
                I'm Hungry
             A cougar is a carnivore
The cougar feeds on deer, moose, elk, wolf, gazelles
              Eats 80 pounds a day
                Eat with their teeth
                Eat every 5 hours
                Mom and Dad kill
           Go for 8 hours without water
Reproduction
 Have live birth
 pregnancy 50 days
 7-8 inches long
 3-4 born a month
 Mom protects them
 for a month
 Take kill by claws,
 teeth, tail, growl,
 and/or hissing.
 Weighs 1/2-3/4 of a
 pound
          Whew, It’s Hot
Lives in Canada, America, Mexico, Asia,
and Africa
20-30 degree weather
they live in the mountains
Loves mountains
they love the cold
              Others
Favorite food: deer
Adults:5-6 feet tall
Tail:3 feet
Cougars are part of the tiger family
Cougars only think about what needed
SAVE THE COUGARS!!!!!
             Bibliography
Cougars by: Lynn M. Stone 1987
www.A-Zanimals.com/animals/cougar
www.cougarfund.org/naturalhistory/charactoristi
cs/
www.neyture.info/endanger/reports
/mamals/cougars/cougars.htnl

				
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