November 07, 2019

We need to treat coyotes as our neighbors.

The way that we address coyotes in our community is a predictor of the way we treat other people in this world.

https://www.sfchronicle.com/opinion/openforum/amp/We-need-to-treat-coyotes-as-our-neighbors-14815692.php

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November 02, 2019

Are coyote populations on the rise? Local residents report recent sightings and attacks on pets Read more: San Diego Community News Group - Are coyote populations on the rise Local residents report recent sightings and attacks on pets.

The coyote (Canis latrans) is a widely distributed native North American canine with 19 subspecies weighing on average between 15 and 44 pounds. They live in family units or loosely knit packs of unrelated individuals. They’re primarily carnivores eating deer, rabbits, hares, rodents, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish and invertebrates. But they will eat fruits and vegetables, too.

Read more: San Diego Community News Group - Are coyote populations on the rise Local residents report recent sightings and attacks on pets

http://www.sdnews.com/view/full_story/27676723/article-Are-coyote-populations-on-the-rise--Local-residents-report-recent-sightings-and-attacks-on-pets?instance=ljvn

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October 25, 2019

San Dimas approves process for trapping and euthanizing problematic coyotes.

While many of its neighbors are opting for a regional coyote-management program that focuses on scaring the animals away from neighborhoods, San Dimas is taking a more aggressive approach.

https://www.dailybulletin.com/2019/10/24/san-dimas-approves-process-for-trapping-and-euthanizing-problematic-coyotes/amp/

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August 30, 2019

Coyote Killed With Bow And Multiple Arrows.

The Los Angeles County Animal Care and Control has announced Thursday, August 29 that a coyote was killed with a bow and multiple arrows.

http://www.canyon-news.com/coyote-killed-with-bow-and-multiple-arrows/97052

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July 31, 2019

Wolves kill two calves, wound three with tooth scrapes in California, officials say.

Wolves killed two calves during separate Lassen County incidents this month in what wildlife officials are calling the largest wolf attack on livestock since the predators returned to California.

https://amp.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/national/article233314062.html

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July 16, 2019

Coyote Kills Pet Dog in LA Home After Entering Through Dog Door.

According to the news station, the family believe that the coyote slipped through a 5-inch gap in the glass sliding door which they had locked in place to allow their dogs to come and go between the yard and the house.

https://m.theepochtimes.com/coyote-kills-pet-dog-in-la-home-after-entering-through-dog-door_3004233.html/amp

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July 09, 2019

The Persuasive Power of the Wolf Lady.

To bridge the divide between wolf-lovers and ranchers, the conservationist Karin Vardaman had to change many minds—including her own.

https://www.newyorker.com/science/elements/the-persuasive-power-of-the-wolf-lady/amp

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June 17, 2019

Woodland Hills Neighbors Debate What To Do About Coyote Pups.

A large pack of coyote pups is touching off a debate in a Woodland Hills neighborhood.

This evening, the pack was seen in the backyard of one home. They’ve been spotted around the neighborhood in recent days.

https://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2019/06/16/woodland-hills-neighbors-debate-what-to-do-about-coyote-pups/amp/

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May 29, 2019

26 of the most endangered animals in America.

Of the remaining 8.7 million plant and animal species, 23,000 are considered to be threatened with extinction according to the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN), due primarily to loss of habitat and loss of genetic variation - the latter of which allows animals to adapt to environmental changes.

https://www.insider.com/endangered-animals-us-2018-5

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May 24, 2019

Activists sue Trump administration for not protecting imperiled Sierra Nevada red foxes.

In a 15-page filing Thursday in federal district court in San Francisco, attorneys for the Center for Biological Diversity and San Francisco Baykeeper sued the Trump administration for failing to protect the Sierra Nevada red fox and seven other at-risk species across the nation, under the Endangered Species Act.

http://www.uniondemocrat.com/localnews/7182147-151/activists-sue-trump-administration-for-not-protecting-imperiled

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