Fun Facts

Here are some fun facts you may not have know about cougars.

1. Cougars can’t roar. They can purr and growl, but they are incapable of roaring.

2. Cougars go by many different names, including mountain lion, fire cat, panther, puma, and katalgar. They actually hold the Guinness World Record for the animal with the highest number of names.

3. Cougars can run as fast as 35-45 mph!

4. Cusco, an ancient Incan city in Peru, was designed in the shape of a cougar.