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Thanks to Essex non-panther, skeptical viewpoint gets noticed

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Recall the story about the Essex panther a week or so ago? It turned out to be a great example of skeptical investigation. David James who helped figure out it was likely just the neighbor’s dog has his own piece this week at the same paper. Support investigation into the truth by clicking on this…

Panther kitten rescued in Florida

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Your cuteness for the day. Rescued Florida panther kitten arrives at Lowry Park Zoo (Tampa Bay Times): Just three weeks ago, he was discovered in the wilderness, nonresponsive and with an extremely low body temperature. A Florida panther kitten, he’s one of a disappearing breed that conservationists are desperately trying to protect. The kitten, now…

Florida panther sighted in the Everglades, deceptively dark

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Very dark Florida panther sighted. Timeline Photos – Everglades National Park. On November 9th at 3:00 pm, park visitor Judith Haseitel was lucky enough to see a critically endangered Florida Panther while driving through Everglades National Park. The photos make it look unusually dark. But there has never been a documented melanistic puma/cougar. Therefore, it’s…

Midland black panther spotted again

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The sightings continue but no hard evidence was found. Check out this comprehensive article in the Birmingham Mail. Startled grandfather latest to spy famous Loughborough ‘panther’ – Birmingham Mail. Awad Aboulela couldn’t believe his eyes when a “panther” strolled into his Midland garden. It refused to budge – even when the stunned grandfather clapped his…

New Cross ‘panther’ sighting

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Your latest alien big cat sighting in the U.K. New Cross woman ‘freaked out’ after seeing ‘panther’ in street. A TERRIFIED New Cross woman says she “freaked out” after seeing a panther in the street. But when police arrived to investigate, there was no sign of the wild animal and it is understood no panthers…

Panther sighting in Norwich – Police turn to social media

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When news travels on Twitter, is that good or bad? Police appeal after ‘panther’ sighting in Norwich – Norwich Evening News. Police in Norwich have made an unusual appeal – for people who spotted a panther-like creature roaming close to Norfolk County Council’s headquarters. Norwich police took to social media site Twitter today to make…

A joke? Black panther toy surprises observer

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‘Cuddly toy’ sparks Peterborough panther speculation – Local – Peterborough Telegraph. A large cuddly toy left on a grass bank triggered concerns that a black cat might have been on the loose in Peterborough. Eagle-eyed reader Marc Peacock-Smith contacted the PT after spotting what looked like the outline of a black panther-like creatrure lying on…