Caught on camera: Leopard on the prowl in Borivli colony
Footage shows a leopard trying desperately to break into a house in which a dog is sleeping. What follows is a minor altercation between the two. Watch the video...
A leopard was caught on CCTV camera in a Borivli colony located on the periphery of Sanjay Gandhi National Park on Tuesday night. Though not confirmed, chances are that the leopard is the same big cat that visited the complex last week.
CCTV grab of the footage
Video grab shows the leopard circling around a house where a dog is sleeping peacefully. The leopard tries desperately to break in but fails. Meanwhile the dog wakes up and what follows is a minor altercation between the two.
Residents feel that stray dogs are attracting leopards to the area. There are around 15-16 strays in the vicinity and some residents also own dogs as pets.
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