Cougar To Move To New Shelter

7th Cat Finds Home; More Need Refuge

Posted: November 20, 2012 at 5 a.m.

Crews with Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge carry Princess out of her cage at Riverglen Tiger Shelter near Mountainburg on Nov. 14 as they prepare to move her to their facility near Eureka Springs.

A 70-pound cougar named Makita will become the seventh big cat transferred from a shelter near Mountainburg to a refuge near Eureka Springs.

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Northwest Arkansas, Pages 9 on 11/20/2012