FREMONT, Calif. (KRON) — A large bobcat was spotted in Fremont on Sunday, according to the Fremont Police Department.

The bobcat was seen in the area of Mission Boulevard and Paseo Padre Parkway. A photo captures the bobcat walking on the street.

Officials say bobcat sightings are common east of Mission Boulevard.

Here are some tips to follow if you were to encounter a bobcat:

  • Be aware and cautious
  • Do not approach
  • Secure small animals and chickens
  • Bring in small pets and pet food
  • Call Animal Service at (510) 790-6635

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