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Farmer: Georgia dog injured saving sheep from coyote attack

Dec. 04, 2022 13:12 PM EST

DECATUR, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia sheepdog is recovering at home two days after killing a pack of coyotes that attacked his owner's flock of sheep, farmer John Wierwiller said. Casper, a 20-month old Great Pyrenees from Decatur, fought off a pack of coyotes who were threatening...

Family says coyote attacked toddler outside LA home

Dec. 03, 2022 19:04 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A coyote ambushed and injured a 2-year old girl outside her Los Angeles home in a daytime attack before her father chased the animal off, her family said. Home security video obtained by KTLA-TV shows the animal grab and drag the toddler across her lawn and...

Pack of coyotes surrounds dog walker in Massachusetts

Oct. 17, 2022 11:20 AM EDT

SWAMPSCOTT, Mass. (AP) — Coyotes surrounded a person walking their dog north of Boston over the weekend but were apparently scared off by police cruisers that arrived to help, authorities said. Police in Swampscott received a call around 9:30 p.m. Saturday from the dog walker, who...

DNA test confirms animal killed in NY was wolf, not coyote

Sep. 22, 2022 19:09 PM EDT

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Recent tests confirmed an animal killed during a coyote hunt in upstate New York last year was a wolf, state environmental officials said Thursday. The results reviewed this week contradicted an initial analysis that had concluded it was an Eastern coyote,...