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Dramatic moment a 140-pound cougar stalks a Canadian man through the woods

A man is lucky he didn’t become a cougar’s dinner after he and the 140-pound beast stared each other down for nearly an hour.
Adam Bartsch was out looking for shed antlers last Thursday along a popular walking trail just north of Campbell River in Canada when he had the close encounter with the big cat.
‘I just found a shed antler and there’s a monster, monster tom cougar at 20 meters (65 feet) looking at me,’ Bartsch said in the video he recorded of the terrifying incident.
If Bartsch was afraid, he did a great job at hiding it. ‘And no I don’t have a gun. I have nothing and he is huge. How cool is that?’ he says in the video.

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Although these apex predators are terrifying killers, the world’s deadliest animal, year after year, is actually something much smaller – the mosquito.

Mosquitoes are estimated to kill about 725,000 people every year.

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