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Mountain lion suspected of killing sheep, goats near Missoula


MISSOULA, Montana — A mountain lion is suspected of killing two sheep and three goats near a recreation area southeast of Missoula.

Doug Stewart told the Missoulian ( ) the animals were pets his family had to keep the grass and weeds under control around his house in the Pattee Canyon area.

Stewart says Fish, Wildlife and Parks wardens were investigating Wednesday morning and said the kills appeared to be the work of a mountain lion.

Information from: Missoulian,

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