Is this a domestic house cat?

Domestic House Cat Sighting

A hiker photographed and reported sighting a domestic house cat on the Hardy Ridge summit near Bonneville, Washington. See related story:

http://www.katu.com/news/local/Was-that-a-cougar-that-was-spotted-in-a-Salem-back-yard-156755645.html

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Harry says ... on Friday, Jun 8 at 12:04 PM

That is a cougar. Possibly a kitten this time of year, but notice the rounded ears and darkened muzzle. I can't tell the distance on the shot, but I'd say the photographer was lucky to not be on the menu.

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