A seven-year-old on a camping trip has been badly hurt by a cougar.
Alberni Valley News - Cougar shot after mauling Alberni boy:
""His father heard him scream and he ran and fought the cat off," Doyle said.
The boy suffered significant injuries to his head and neck and was transported by BC Ambulance to West Coast General Hospital where he remains. According to Vancouver Island Health Authority spokesperson Anya Nimmon the boy is is stable condition. "
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