True or false? Cougars are herbivores

False, Cougars are carnivores, just like other members of the order Feliformia. Cougars are opportunistic predators, which means, it can eat anything that it catches. These can range from small rodents to ungulates as large as a donkey. Moreover, cougars are ambush predators, which means they stalk their prey before pouncing. Their primary prey is the mule deer.

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