Red Dead Redemption 2 features numerous legendary animals. The Legendary Cougar is one of them. You can find this animal near Tumbleweed.
The Cougar hides in bushes in the area marked above. The animal can attack you - its attacks can be deadly.
Which weapon should I use to hunt the Cougar?
The Cougar requires heavier weapons.
Shotgun - great when the Cougar attacks you.
Pistol - shoot a few bullets at the Cougar's head. This should be enough to kill the animal.
Double-Barreled Shotgun - use this weapon to kill the Cougar fast. Aim at its head and shoot a few times.
How to fight with the Cougar?
The Cougar is highly aggressive and dangerous. It can attack you while you are tracking the animal. Look around carefully and be prepared to shoot with your Shotgun when the animal starts charging at you.
This fight will happen at a close distance. Take out your weapon and start shooting at the animal's head.
What can I do with the Cougar's carcass?
Go to a Fence - you can craft a Cougar Fang Trinket (requires Legendary Cougar Fang). This trinket boosts your Stamina experience by 10%.