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Cougars eat moose, elk, deer, caribou, smaller mammals and fish.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cougar

The cougar (Puma concolor), also commonly known as the mountain lion, puma, panther, ..... A successful generalist predator, the cougar will eat any animal it can catch, from insects to large ungulates (over 500 kg). ..... In addition, unlike several subordinate predators from other ecosystems, cougars do not appear to take ...

www.defenders.org/mountain-lion/basic-facts

Mountain lions eat large mammals such as deer, and smaller mammals such as mice, squirrels, ... Young mountain lions have spots, but adults do not! Mountain ...

www.mountainlion.org/FAQfrequentlyaskedquestions.asp

WHAT DO MOUNTAIN LIONS EAT? Opportunistic hunters, mountain lions typically hunt alone from dusk to dawn, taking their prey (primarily deer) from behind.

kids.nationalgeographic.com/animals/mountain-lion

In North America, mountain lions eat mainly deer, but they also eat smaller animals, such as mice and rabbits. These cats have a poor sense of smell, but have ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/should-you-run-or-freeze-when-you-see-a-mountain-lion

Apr 14, 2009 ... ... while communing with nature: "Do not run from a lion," the site advises, ... " Immobility may be interpreted by the mountain lion as a sign that ...

bigbearzoo.org/mountain-lions

Mountain Lions are extremely agile creatures. Their long hind limbs allow them to cover a distance of 40 feet in a single leap. What does the mountain lion eat?

www.wildrepublic.com/en/mountain-lion

Mountain lions are about 5 ft. in length and weighing around 135 lbs. They usually hunt at night and like to prey on deer. They also eat smaller animals such as ...

www.nwf.org/Wildlife/Wildlife-Library/Mammals/Mountain-Lion.aspx

Learn about the biology, range and behavior of the Mountain Lion. ... The mountain lion, also known as the cougar, puma, panther or catamount, is a large cat species native to the Americas. ... Do your kids love animals and outdoor fun?

blog.nwf.org/2013/10/were-not-mountain-lion-about-these-facts

Oct 23, 2013 ... Mountain lions, pumas, and cougars are all the same species. As it turns out, ... Mountain lions are carnivores and rarely eat vegetation. They seem ... However, if you DO encounter a mountain lion, here's what to do: Don't run ...