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Published August 04, 2012, 04:11 PM

More mountain lions are showing up in North Dakota

(WDAY TV) -- It's a sign more mountain lions are showing up in North Dakota...

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

(WDAY TV) -- It's a sign more mountain lions are showing up in North Dakota...

Officials are increasing the cougar quota by 50-percent for the upcoming season. The number of tags goes from 14 to 21. That's for the season that runs from August 31st to November 25th.

An additional 7 tags will be granted for an extended season that runs through March 31st.

Officials say there's no shortage of the animal in North Dakota. More than 100 lions have been killed here since 2005.

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