The Dorset Big Cats Register
a sighting of any panther or puma-like big cat in the wild in the Dorset
You can also read other people's sightings here, and much more about our county's mysterious panthers, pumas and lynxes and other anomalous big cats.
No matter how insignificant the incident seems, or how long ago it
took place, your contribution will be very valuable in helping to build up
a picture of these elusive creatures.
What the Dorset Big Cats Register is for:
|More information and index|
|West Dorset sightings|
|East Dorset sightings|
|North Dorset sightings|
|Mystery Big Cats, the book||
|Who we are:|
I am Merrily Harpur - a writer with a long-time interest in the anomalous big cats seen so often in our countryside. My book Mystery Big Cats is the only comprehensive study of the phenomenon nationwide, and I am currently writing another exclusively on Dorset Big Cats.
This site is linked to its national version, the Big Cats in Britain research group (BCIB), co-ordinated by Mark Fraser. For the national picture, or to contact Mark, visit www.bigcatsinbritain.org
|How to record your sighting|
Telephone me: 01300 321316 and I will ring you back if necessary.
Write to me: Merrily Harpur, 1 Southover Cottages, Frampton, Dorset DT2 9NQ
I will contact you within 24 hours (and usually more quickly) of your email - if I haven't it means there may have been a technical glitch with your mail, so try again!
NB: Any information sent to me is kept in strict confidence, and no details will be published without your permission.
Thank you for taking the time to send
report. It will greatly help our research and is much appreciated.
I hope you enjoy the site. Any feedback is welcome.
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