A group of four campers were having breakfast in the Tonto National Forest in Arizona, when a mountain lion came upon the camp and attacked one of the camperís dogs. The campers rushed to the dogís defense, with one hitting the lion over the head with a skillet until another camper could dispatch the animal with a pistol.Following the incident, the group notified the Arizona Game and Fish Department, who sent wildlife officials to bring the body to a lab for testing. Tests revealed the mountain lion to be rabid.

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