From the AP Wire:
Related article listing incidents:Forget Wile E. Coyote's hapless pursuits in the cartoon wasteland. His real-life kin are prowling the country's concrete jungles, and they're anything but a laughing matter.
In more heavily populated areas, they're drawn to the ample rabbits, rodents and small house pets that are easy pickings compared to running down a fawn in the forest. Parks, golf courses and well-tended residential areas provide a good food source and cover. Throw in dog food left outside or food scraps in trash cans, and you sweeten the chance a coyote comes calling.
But experts say there should be no expectation coyotes will be purged from cities and suburbs any time soon.
"People have been trying to wipe out coyotes for 200 years," Bluett says, "and they've failed miserably."
Case of urban coyotes popping up lately across the U.S.
Saw the video about the one in Chicago - on WGN.
Has your fair city had a coyote siting or worse incident ?
With my fair county's landscape range I am surprised that I have not heard of an incident.