ODFW Suspends Trapping at Eugene Park

Cougar PrintEUGENE, Ore. — The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife has suspended its trapping from the Hendricks Park area, after not hearing of any new cougar sightings.

ODFW trapped and killed two cougars over the last two weeks, following the reports of the cats attacking livestock near the park.

A trail camera discovered a third cougar. However, there have been no other reports over the last week.

ODFW urges people to remain aware of possible cougar activity in the area and keep dogs leashed.

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