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November 11, 2014 at 9:22 AM

Cashmere farm dog killed, apparently by cougar

The Associated Press CASHMERE  — A large farm dog was killed and mostly eaten by a wild animal in an orchard near Cashmere. The 105-pound yellow lab named Zeus was found Saturday by his owner, Jeff Paton, who said there have been four cougar sightings at his orchard in the past year. Fish and Wildlife Sgt. Dan Klump…


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December 20, 2013 at 1:09 PM

Cougar shot while attacking dog south of Wenatchee

The Wenatchee World WENATCHEE — A cougar is dead and a black Labrador retriever is recovering following an encounter between the two about four miles up Stemilt Creek Road early Sunday. The dog’s owners woke up at about 3 a.m. to the sound of their dog yelping outside, where it sleeps, said Washington Department of Fish and…


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