Field Day has been following the unfolding story of the “Essex Lion” with bated breath.
Could this be it, we wondered. Could there FINALLY be conclusive evidence that proves the existence of big cats in the UK? Would the big cat sceptics finally be silenced?
Umm, well, no.
After several tense days of speculation and police investigations it appears that the most likely culprit is a big ginger tom cat called Teddy Bear.
Check out the ‘resemblance’ here.
Plus read up on some earlier big cat sightings that we’ve reported on Field Day:
Big cats roaming rural Britain?
Big cat video ‘proof’
A big cat kill?
Big cats on video