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Vancouver Island Man Captures Rare Cougar Trio Sighting On Video

Vancouver Island Captures Rare Cougar Trio Sighting On Video

Vancouver Island Wildlife estimates that of the 4000 cougars living in Canada around 3500 or 87.5% are populated right here in British Columbia. They usually make the news when conservation officers have to get involved, unfortunately sometimes after attacking small animals or kids.

A safe encounter was captured on video by Adam Nash in his 4Runner vehicle near Courtenay. The sighting is rare because three cougars were seen at once:

According to wildlife experts, juvenile cats are highly curious and slowly grow into their bodies and large paws.

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Written by: Amar Mirchandani @amarmirch

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