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09:41 UK time, Tuesday, 5 January 2010

"A cougar is eating Angel!" - A Canadian boy raises the alarm as his golden lab defends him against a hungry mountain cat.

While collecting firewood in his garden, Austin Forman, 11, notices his dog Angel started acting strangely, shadowing his every move. The reason soon becomes apparent - a cougar charges out of the dusk straight at him. But Angel leaps at the big cat, and the boy runs inside. A mountain ranger responds to the family's call for help, and shoots the cougar as it savages the dog.
Angel is recovering, and Austin now does his chores during daylight hours.
More details (Globe and Mail)

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