Dramatic video footage captured a mountain lion hissing at a Colorado homeowner who caught the big cat eating a huge elk it had just killed on his porch.
Charles Zelekna stood safely behind his window after hearing a thump outside his Glenwood Springs home in the early hours of January 6, and opening the curtains to see the gory scene unfolding in his snowy yard.
The homeowner, who also owns a Labrador, went outside but couldn’t see anything in the dark, so he decided to fall back asleep. Shortly after laying down, he heard more loud noises, turned on his porch light before looking out his front door.
The next thing he saw was an injured elk, kicking on the front porch.
‘I thought it must have been hit by a car or something and made it up to my porch to die,’ he told the GJ Sentinel.
Zelenka later learned that he hadn’t seen it all when he eventually noticed that the elk had stopped causing the thumping, all of a sudden .
‘I was just about ready to walk out there and all of a…