Suzy Levenson knew something was off when she opened a can of cat food in her Sharon kitchen Saturday morning and Merlin didn’t immediately come running in.
Merlin, her black cat, was on the window sill in another room, staring into the backyard. Levenson’s 6-year-old daughter, Amelia, was on the phone telling her father, Aaron, about the really big cat Merlin was eyeballing.
“I said, wow, that’s a big cat — that’s not a cat, that’s a bobcat!” Levenson said.
The bobcat heard Levenson’s excited yelling and snapped out of the staring contest with Merlin. It slowly wandered back into the woods, but not before Levenson managed to take a photo.
“This one looked very healthy,” Levenson said. “Very fluffy.”
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