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Video: In rare lynx sighting, camera captures cat spat

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It's rare to catch a glimpse of a lynx in the Minnesota wilderness, but one Northland man captured two.

The two animals were none too pleased with each other as they faced off in a loud squabble. Bill Hansen, co-owner of Sawbill Canoe Outfitters, north of Tofte, Minn., near the tip of the state's arrowhead, captured the yowling encounter on video, which he called the "sighting of a lifetime," the Duluth News Tribune reported.

The two cats spent about 20 minutes posturing, but never took a swing at each other, Hansen said. Here's more about the lynx, considered a threatened species.

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