UC Santa Cruz researchers release new study on mountain lions

April 20, 2013

UC Santa Cruz researchers have released a new study on mountain lions, also known as pumas or cougars.

Among the findings:

  • Female lions sniff the urine piles when they are in heat and determine through the smell which males are most desirable.
  • Other males identify rivals just by sniffing the pee.


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