Examples of puma in a Sentence
adult pumas can sometimes weigh over 200 pounds
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The announcement was made after a puma died over the weekend, the latest death at a zoo flagged for dozens of violations by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
The study only tracked the effect on individual pumas, so Suraci isn’t certain what disruptions like this would do at a population level.
Maned wolves, pumas and anteaters, meanwhile, were attracted to woodland and forest vegetation remnants found within ranch lands.
The last breeding population of pumas in Wisconsin was likely found in the early 1900s, according to the DNR.
He and his coauthors tracked pumas in the Santa Cruz Mountains via radio collars and determined when the big cats killed deer.
Male pumas may also have been providing protection for females with kittens.
From early August to late September, the DNR confirmed seven pumas in the state, Weidenhoeft said.
Last year, Smith showed that pumas spend less time feeding near neighborhoods, forcing them to kill more deer.
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Origin and Etymology of puma
First Known Use: 1774See Words from the same year
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