cougars http://klcc.org en Predator Advocate Says Killing Cougars Is Unnecessary, Harmfull http://klcc.org/post/predator-advocate-says-killing-cougars-unnecessary-harmfull <p></p><p>This month, a female cougar believed to be preying on livestock near <a href="http://www.eugene-or.gov/facilities/Facility/Details/80">Hendricks Park</a> was trapped and killed by <a href="http://www.dfw.state.or.us/">Oregon Fish &amp; Wildlife</a>. A second, juvenile male cougar was trapped and killed a few days later. A third young cat was captured by trail camera. Brooks Fahy is Director of <a href="http://www.predatordefense.org/">Predator Defense</a>, a national wildlife advocacy organization based out of Eugene.&nbsp; He spoke with KLCC's Rachael McDonald.</p><p></p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 14:25:52 +0000 Rachael McDonald 10393 at http://klcc.org Predator Advocate Says Killing Cougars Is Unnecessary, Harmfull ODFW Ends Efforts To Trap Third Cougar Near Hendricks Park In Eugene http://klcc.org/post/odfw-ends-efforts-trap-third-cougar-near-hendricks-park-eugene <p>The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife has suspended its efforts to trap a third cougar in the Hendricks Park area of Eugene.&nbsp; The agency says remote cameras have not spotted the cougar since Friday, March 14.&nbsp; They have also not received any reports of sightings.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Sat, 22 Mar 2014 00:41:57 +0000 Jes Burns 10292 at http://klcc.org ODFW Ends Efforts To Trap Third Cougar Near Hendricks Park In Eugene A Second Cougar Is Killed Near Eugene Park http://klcc.org/post/second-cougar-killed-near-eugene-park <p>Oregon wildlife biologists have trapped and killed a second cougar near Hendricks Park in Eugene. A trap was set for a third cougar believed to be in the area.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 18 Mar 2014 18:09:06 +0000 Rachael McDonald 10050 at http://klcc.org A Second Cougar Is Killed Near Eugene Park Cougar Blamed For Killing Livestock Is Put Down http://klcc.org/post/cougar-blamed-killing-livestock-put-down <p></p><p></p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 19:40:09 +0000 Rachael McDonald 9694 at http://klcc.org Cougar Blamed For Killing Livestock Is Put Down