Canine Survives Vicious Assault By A Mountain Lion In The Yard Of A California House


A stunning video footage exhibits a mountain lion attacking a canine in a California residence yard on the night time of Saturday, February 10.

The three-year-old Large Schnauzer, named Holly Jolly, was seen on the house’s surveillance cameras stepping out for a loo break round 9:00 PM when the cougar immediately appeared, the New York Publish studies.

Within the upsetting footage, Holly is seen standing alert whereas the cougar approaches the pooch. And earlier than Holly might escape, the predator instantly pounced on the pooch.

Holly’s homeowners, Steve and Nicole, recounts the story to KTLA saying, “We heard a yelping and my husband mentioned, ‘Is that Holly?’ and I mentioned, ‘No, I feel that’s the tv,’ and he mentioned, ‘No, I feel that’s Holly.’”

The couple mentioned that after realizing that the horrific sounds they heard have been coming from their yard, they began yelling sufficient to startle the mountain lion.

This gave Holly sufficient time to lastly break away from the mountain lion and run to security.

Steve mentioned, “As quickly as I heard how fierce the battle was, I used to be like there’s no method.”

“I used to be imagining like a skunk or one thing again right here that she was simply messing with, so then I went in and grabbed a gun,” he continued.

By the point Steve bought again, the mountain lion had disappeared into the night time. Nevertheless, KTLA studies that the mountain lion really went again to the couple’s yard, presumably, to search for Holly once more.

As for Holly, she has been handled by the vet for the puncture wounds and scratches she bought from the incident. She was additionally stitched for an damage she bought round her again.

Nicole mentioned, “She’s having fun with all the additional love, all the additional treats, all the additional consideration.” Including, “She’s loving it proper now.”

After the incident, Steve reveals that he plans to accompany Holly throughout her nightly toilet breaks within the yard to verify she’s secure.

The couple additionally reveals that the realm they stay in is full of wildlife, like bears, coyotes, rattlesnakes, and mountain lions. However that is the primary time {that a} cougar has ever come shut.

Final 12 months, a small, aged canine from California additionally had an identical expertise with Holly. However this time, the canine saved his child brother from coyotes that entered their residence’s yard.