Since you just spent time with at the wildlife sanctuary in San Diego, perhaps she can help these 5 cougar cubs live free?
— On Mon, 9/28/09, Carole Baskin <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
From: Carole Baskin <email@example.com>
Subject: 5 orphaned cougar cubs
To: “Blog 000 Main” <firstname.lastname@example.org>, taoSAccreditedOrganizations@yahoogroups.com, “Patty Finch” <email@example.com>, Stuart_Phyllis@yahoo.com
Date: Monday, September 28, 2009, 6:18 PM
I have had several emails back and forth with this vet asking if we rehabbed the cougars would it possible to release them back in WY. He hasn’t responded as to the legality of it, but only to the sentiment that farmers would never let it happen. I’d hate to see these cubs live their lives in cages if there is any chance of living free. Anyone out there know of a rehabber in WY that would take them on?
From: Terry Kreeger [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
Sent: Monday, September 28, 2009 11:58 AM
Subject: Mountain Lion Kittens
We just received five orphaned mountain lion kittens (2 males, 3 females). They are fairly small (5 lb) but appear to be eating on their own. Do you have any need for one or more of them? Thanks…
Terry J. Kreeger, DVM, PhD
Supervisor, Veterinary Services Branch
Wyoming Game and Fish Dept.
2362 Highway 34
Wheatland, WY 82201
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