A visitor in the yard

A bobcat stopped for a short visit in a yard on Chatfield Drive in Lakeville on Sunday, Oct. 6. Photo by Douglass Smith

SALISBURY — Douglass Smith discovered what seems to be a bobcat, hunting some kind of small prey in his yard on Chatfield Drive in Lakeville on Sunday afternoon, Oct. 6.

“Over the years we’ve had various bobcats around the property,” he said. 

“Last winter there was a mother and three kittens that we and our neighbors saw roaming around hunting at various times. They can be hard to photograph since they tend to go through the property quickly. 

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