Strange and Funny Occurrences
I enjoyed a hike with my dog Sierra and late in the day Sierra was hiking approximately
20 yards ahead of me . She just walked around a switchback and was momentarily out of sight
when I heard a girl scream . As I rounded the switch I encountered two girls , one of them said " I thought your dog was a bear . " Note that my dog was wearing a backpack as she does daily .
Note worthy is an incident that occurred earlier this year , also on Cerro Alto , I was hiking with my dog Sierra who was wearing a backpack . She rounded a switch back about 20 yards ahead of me when I heard a Young man scream as I came in contact with him I asked if he was OK as he was still waving his arms in the air . He calmed down and apologized saying he thought the dog was a
mountain lion . I asked if he really thought a lion would wear a backpack ?
he laughed and moved on his way .
What do you think ?
Below is Sierra and ??