A mountain lion sleeping on your neighbor's patio table is a good reason to call 911. So Beverly Bradham of Laguna Beach, Calif., did the right thing, KABC-TV reported Tuesday.
Only this lion wasn't going to wake up. Ever. It was stuffed long ago by a taxidermist. Animal Control arrived on the scene to assure a panicked Bradham that the big cat was no more interested in napping or eating than a Hello Kitty doll.
It was all a prank intended to scare another neighbor, but Bradham spotted the lion first.
WATCH the video above from KABC-TV.
Earlier on HuffPost:
Last week, another mountain lion was captured nearby and relocated to a private zoo. Photos of the moutain lion's initial capture courtesy of the California Department of Fish & Game.