Reports of mountain lion sightings, including attacks on livestock or pets, have occasioned much commentary in the Mendocino area lately – so this is a timely topic. Our guest, Dr. Winston Vickers, is one of the top lion researchers in this country. He is an Associate Veterinarian and leads research under the Mountain Lion and Bobcat Project at the UC Davis Wildlife Health Center. Much of his work is in the field, tracking the movements of individual lions, as described in this article from the Mountain Lion Foundation.
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Articles by Dr. Vickers: