Bobcats Captured Howling and Facing Off in Apparent Territorial Dispute by Wildlife Camera

A rare face-off between two bobcats was captured by a wildlife camera in Athens, Ohio, on August 8.

In a video posted to Facebook by the Ohio Division of Wildlife, the animals approach each other to almost a whisker’s distance before howling and staring each other down.

The Ohio Division of Wildlife said the encounter may have been a dispute between a territorial and transient bobcat. Credit: Ohio Division of Wildlife via Storyful