Speech to Text for Cougar Spotted in Medford (Nov)
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an unlikely leah says "when the cougar was caught on camera this morning it passed by this bush right here and you can see how big this bush actually is so when it passed by it came up right here that shows how big it actually is." a cougar in medford. i know what you are thinking a cougar in medford? we've seen more reports of cougars in ashland lately, less-so in medford. until...mark doo-ie sent this video of a cougar in a medford neighbor. it happened this morning at 2-50 am. you can see the cougar walk right across the driveway. here's the neighborhood during the day. it's a packed neighborhood. and a loud dog. still a cougar just casually walking by. this is mark doo-ie's mothers house. mark dewey says "you know we called my mom just checked on her cause we have cameras at her house and she said everything was fine but she has a small dog and the dog has been alerting her at nighttime for the last couple of weeks." mark says he called medford police department and filed a report. i called the department and asked what someone should do if they spot a cougar. lt. mike boo-dr-o says if it's in the middle of the night call 9-1-1 and they will handle it. you can the oregon department of fish and wildlife if you spot one during the day. in medford leah thompson newswatch 12. [a31]man missing for a year-vo oregon state police need your help