Thursday, February 6, 2014

Tip Toeing Coyotes

In order to not get attacked by predators, coyotes often walk on their toes to make as little noise as possible.

Picture from Sibley Nature Center

The biggest predators of the coyote are humans. Ninety percent of coyote deaths are attributed to people through hunting with guns, poison, traps or killed accidentally with vehicles or farm equipment. Other predators of coyotes include Mountain Lions, Wolves and Bears.

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