Weird News Rare Bobcat Sighting in Waterford by Ray Bendici August 20, 2009 written by Ray Bendici 2 comments 0 FacebookTwitterEmail Since there’s interest in mountain lions and bobcats on this site, there’s a great picture of a bobcat in this story — and it’s easy to see that under less-than-ideal lighting conditions, one could be mistaken for the other. [August 20, 2009] A bobcat — an elusive creature not known to be in great numbers in the southeastern part of the state — was spotted and photographed in Waterford … Source: New London Day You may also like Body of Man Who May Have Drowned Himself Found in Cemetery Pond Axe Murderer Ate Victim’s Eyeball and Brains Westport High School Set Records for Most Twins 2 comments Steve August 20, 2009 - 10:58 am I dont think it could be mistaken for a mountain lion – About twice the size of the average house cat, adult bobcats weigh an average of 20 to 25 pounds, but sometimes are as large as 40 pounds. They are about 2½ to 3 feet long. Although the guy who took the picture says it was about the size of a german shepard- that would make it twice as big(or bigger) then the high side of a bob cat at 40lbs. marcie`` February 9, 2011 - 11:16 pm We spoted a bob cat in our back yard in Pawcatuck, Ct. walking through the woods, Comments are closed.