Alien Big Cat (ABC) reports from the Paranormal Database


Black Cat

Location: Bolton (Lancashire) - Farnworth cemetery, Darcy Lever
Date / Time: 11 October 2012, 14:30h
Further Comments: Alanah and Sherri-Lee Belk spotted a large black cat from a distance of around fifteen metres in a field. The creature ran off in the opposite direction.



Location: Bournemouth (Dorset) - West Cliff Road
Date / Time: August 2005
Further Comments: Salesman Kevin Hamersley from Wiltshire said he spotted saw a puma along this road, just one of many sightings in the region. It is speculated (and highly unlikely) that the creature lives in the nearby Alum Chime.


Large Cat

Location: Braintree (Essex) - Near Capel Hill Golf Course
Date / Time: May 1996
Further Comments: Walkers reported seeing a large cat in the area.



Location: Brighton (Sussex) - Junction of Mill Road and Dyke Road
Date / Time: 23 December 1982, 22:00h
Further Comments: Driving home, Douglas Owen encountered a large cat resembling a cheetah lying on a grassy bank. After watching it for a short while, the cat ran off towards nearby houses.


Hunting Cat

Location: Bures (Suffolk) - Field outside village
Date / Time: February 2009
Further Comments: Two witnesses watched a large cat as it chased two deer across a field. They could see the mud flicking up from the feline's feet as it ran. The witnesses searched the area and found a large paw print, twice the size of their retriever.


College Cat

Location: Cambridge (Cambridgeshire) - St. Johns College
Date / Time: November 1996
Further Comments: Both a caretaker and the groundsman saw a massive black cat on the grounds.


Clouded Leopard

Location: Canterbury (Kent) - Countryside around the area
Date / Time: 1975
Further Comments: An escapee from Howletts Park, this leopard lived for eight months in the Kent countryside, before being shot by a farmer.


Labrador-Sized Cat

Location: Carlisle (Cumbria) - Bypass close to wooded area near Asda
Date / Time: 04 August 2012
Further Comments: Raymond Sant reported seeing a large black cat with a long tail, the size of a Labrador, as he and his wife drove to Asda.



Location: Chester (Cheshire) - Upton area
Date / Time: 23 October 1976
Further Comments: A reported lioness was spotted roaming the area, though a police search could find nothing.


Huge Cat

Location: Chorleywood (Hertfordshire) - M25, between Junctions 18 & 19
Date / Time: 29 January 2009
Further Comments: Driving along the M25, Karen Thomas reported seeing a large black cat on the edge of a field. The creature was described as being ten times larger than a dog.



Location: Church Fenton (Yorkshire) - Fields in the area
Date / Time: July 2006
Further Comments: Police were dispatched to this area after they received two independent reports of a tiger in the district. An RAF aircraft in the area joined the search, which ultimately found no evidence of the cat.


Brown Cat

Location: Claxton (Norfolk) - Exact location not known
Date / Time: 9 June 1996
Further Comments: A large brown alien cat was reported in this area in 1996.


Killer Cat

Location: Clyro (Powys) - General area
Date / Time: Summer 1989
Further Comments: This mysterious creature killed dozens of sheep over the summer months, tearing out their throats. Two people who saw the beast said it was dark in colour and larger than a dog. Not all agreed with the belief that the creature was a cat, some stating that the entity was a gwyllgi, a large black dog.


Black ABC

Location: Colchester (Essex) - Mersea Road
Date / Time: January 1996 - 1999
Further Comments: A large black cat was spotted along this Colchester road at different times by multiple witnesses.


Dark Brown Cat

Location: Colonsay (Argyll and Bute) - Close to a stone dyke
Date / Time: Cat in 1999, fox in January 2012
Further Comments: In 1999, a couple visiting the island observed a dark brown large cat, much bigger than a wild cat, roughly the size of a collie. Thirteen years later, the body of a fox was discovered on the island, worrying the locals as no foxes have ever been found here.


Eaten Calves

Location: Convoy (County Donegal) - Unnamed farm
Date / Time: October 2012
Further Comments: After two calves found half eaten, fears were expressed that a large cat was on the loose in the area. A local RSPCA inspector said it was unlikely that a dog would be able to cause so much damage to the dead animals.


Fast Feline

Location: Crostwick (Norfolk) - North Walsham road, Crostwick near Norwich
Date / Time: February 1996
Further Comments: Observed at a distance of 25 foot, this large cat quickly ran off.


Cat or Seal?

Location: Croyde (Devon) - Downend Point
Date / Time: January 2009
Further Comments: When the decaying remains of a creature the size of a calf with large canine teeth washed up on the beach, many jumped to the conclusion it was the body of the Beast of Exmoor. Later analysis of the carcass suggested it was actually a seal.



Location: Cuffley (Hertfordshire) - Sutherland Way
Date / Time: 16 May 1983
Further Comments: Several people, including a policeman, reported seeing a cat resembling a lion or lioness near woodland in the area. Public warnings were issued and a helicopter dispatched, but no big cat was found.


Savaged Lambs

Location: Denby Dale (Yorkshire) - Farms in the area
Date / Time: Summer 2000
Further Comments: A large cat was blamed for several sheep killings in the area after one farmer watched a big black feline skulking around on his land.



Location: Denshaw (Yorkshire) - Between the M62 and Denshaw, along the Saddleworth moor
Date / Time: 19 January 2009
Further Comments: Driver Helen Morris reported to a local newspaper seeing a large cat in the middle of the road. The creature was described as having a tawny coat and long tail, resembling a lioness.



Location: Dorchester (Dorset) - Field near Dorchester Football Stadium, and Talbothays Road
Date / Time: August 2007, and 2006
Further Comments: This large black cat, said by the witness to be the size of a Alsatian, was observed for several seconds in 2007. The year previous, another (or the same) black cat was spotted along Talbothays Road.


Beast of Exmoor

Location: Drewstone (Somerset) - General area
Date / Time: 1983
Further Comments: Soldiers used the village as a central marker during their (fruitless) hunt for the beast of Exmoor over the period of a month.


Adult Puma

Location: Drigg (Cumbria) - Shore road
Date / Time: Summer 2005
Further Comments: Out walking her dog, a woman spotted what she thought was an adult puma standing on the roadside. It ran off through a hedgerow after a few seconds. Another person also spotted the creature in the same area.


Missing Sheep

Location: Dromara (County Down) - Farms around Dromara and Hillsborough; Hill Road, Ballynahinch Road and Mullaghdrin Road areas
Date / Time: August / September 2013
Further Comments: A large cat was held accountable for mauling and killing sheep in this area. Police issued a warning for anyone who spotted a large cat to contact them.

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