This story just keeps getting better… 

A BC woman was confronted by a cougar while walking her dog on a local trail. When making noise and waving erratically didn’t work, she decided to take out her phone and blast Metallica.

And it worked.

The cougar left the woman and her dog alone and the story went viral – so viral, James Hetfield of Metallica got wind of the story and called her!

Her boss recorded the audio and she shared this screen shot of a follow-up text message from James:

Photo credit: Dee Gallant Facebook


– Jesse Tieman