Fox or Coyote?
APRIL 26, 2023
Can anyone tell me if this is a coyote or fox? Located in Denver, Colorado. submitted by /u/queeniebeanie78 [link] [comments]
DECEMBER 30, 2012
I am accustomed to seeing a Coyote or two on each visit I make to the park in the early morning before bikers, dog-walkers, joggers, and humanity in general get out and about. As I made my way into the park I spotted first one Coyote and then another and then another. But the Coyote count didn’t stop at three.
JANUARY 28, 2023
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MARCH 17, 2012
Our buddy Kirk Mona AKA The Twin Cities Naturalist delivers a truly compelling time lapse video of a Common Raven stripping fur from a dead coyote. Kirk even explains with his characteristic perspicacity what the corpse-robbing corvid is up to. Learn something cool today and check out this post!
OCTOBER 8, 2022
Wile E is estimated to be around nine months old and has been seen in the area before – but he probably won’t make the same mistake twice. submitted by /u/lamasrichie [link] [comments].
MARCH 16, 2022
Even the coyote can’t make him change his ways. Road Runner, the coyote’s after you. Road Runner, the coyote’s after you. That coyote is really a crazy clown, When will he learn that he never can mow him down? Road Runner, Road Runner runs down the road all day.
AUGUST 31, 2022
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JULY 6, 2022
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APRIL 1, 2012
Recent studies highlighted by the American Bird Conservancy show that cats make up a significant portion of the diet of Coyotes. Want your cat to survive? Keep it indoors! In related news, Universal Orlando’s Loews Hotel should be lauded for deciding to take action to remove a feral cat colony from the hotel’s grounds.
JULY 2, 2022
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MARCH 2, 2023
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APRIL 4, 2011
Every child who has ever seen a cartoon featuring Wile E Coyote and Road Runner has to have wondered if poor Wile E ever had a fair shot at catching the Road Runner. Coyote chasing it, a Greater Roadrunner can reach speeds of 20 MPH (32 KPH) while a Coyote can reach speeds of up to 43 MPH (69 KPH). Shocking, no? … a.
APRIL 26, 2021
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JANUARY 27, 2013
It is really worth clicking through to this excellent blog post by Ron Dudley in which a coyote pays a price for catching a vole. The photos are amazing as is the commentary. Watching animals closely can lead to all sorts of discoveries! Hat-tip to Suzie Gilbert.
JULY 22, 2014
Dogs are similarly dispersed across size ranges, with Foxes, Coyotes, and Wolves taking prey across different parts of the size range. among the Mustilids, and Coyotes and to a lesser extent Foxes. Plus, Coyotes eat Cats. So, in areas where Coyotes are becoming re-established, the Cat problem kinda goes away by itself.
MAY 27, 2013
We’ve got coyotes in Chicago and its suburbs, but I’ve never bumped into one in the field. The tours out to the Stillwater Refuge and Carson Lake, though, offered good looks at two coyotes. Nothing, however, prepared me for the fauna that awaited last weekend at the Spring Wings festival in Fallon, Nevada.
DECEMBER 1, 2015
These ground birds have been clocked going 20 mph, though their coyote predators can go more than twice that. Of course, only thirty minutes later I saw my second roadrunner, this time standing on a lawn adjacent to a busy street! However, in real life Greater Roadrunners are quite different. Not so much, as the above photo demonstrates.
JUNE 8, 2016
Male Costa’s at Playa Coyote. Last summer, such a plant bloomed near Playa Coyote, near the Cerralvo Channel of the Sea of Cortez. Now, don’t get me wrong, the Costa’s is a truly beautiful bird. The easily identifiable purple gorget, when seen in the right light, is stunning.
APRIL 8, 2016
Golden Eagle and coyote fossils. Which species that we take for granted today will seem mysterious by their absence tomorrow? And, as always, birds that sit still forever are birds I can take pictures of. La Brea Condor. La Brea Caracara.
MARCH 19, 2013
When we first ran this post in March 2009, we received links from David Ringer , Danny Germer , Nick Sly , Coyote Mercury , and Shelly. Have you written about a species of grackle or captured a photo that does this dashing dastard justice? If so, show us your grackles! Do you want to add to the list?
DECEMBER 17, 2014
Wuerthner states, “Perhaps the most significant and obvious conflict between the goals of the NAMWC and actual behavior of state agencies has to do with management of predators, particularly bears, cougars, coyotes and wolves.
AUGUST 16, 2008
He was caught after a yearlong investigation by Virginia game officials that included the undercover purchases of 54 red foxes and 47 coyotes from Blevins. Hunters would then pay to hunt in the pens. The animals were transported in the closed bed of a pickup truck, sometimes with two dozen or more animals crowded together.
APRIL 9, 2017
Coyote as it stayed just out of acceptable camera-range in Irvine Regional Park. He had a lot to choose from with displaying Clark’s Grebes , hordes of western hummingbirds, breeding plumaged American Avocets and all the other goodies that can be found in the diverse habitats of SoCal. How about you?
OCTOBER 6, 2021
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APRIL 13, 2012
They get hit by cars, suffer from parasites, predated upon by coyotes, and die from disease. And while I am sick of the cat colonies I am even more sick of the deluded people who believe that by feeding feral cats they are somehow helping them. Outdoor cats live short, ugly, violent lives.
JULY 17, 2015
There was also a young and profoundly confused snowshoe hare who fled something unseen in the brush up onto the porch and under my chair, to say nothing of the songs of coyotes in the distance and an abundance of butterflies of all kinds.
FEBRUARY 2, 2015
Even worse, one of their self defense mechanisms when being attacked by a predator is to jump upwards, which might help them avoid a coyote but won’t help them get away from a car. Well, they were foraging in the grass when they weren’t running out in the road, which is an unfortunate habit that they have.
JANUARY 25, 2013
Rabbits scamper into the underbrush, only to encounter a coyote nobody saw standing there. Carefully rehabbed seals are released, only to find an orca waiting silently beneath the water a hundred feet away.
JULY 27, 2016
Coyote for keeping this great bird as popular as it is! So, be honest, how many of you saw this story, or series of photos, and somewhere in the back of your head, just had a little “Beep-beep” sneak out? Thank you ACME and Wiley E.
MARCH 28, 2014
Foxes, coons, coyotes, possums and hawks all get a free meal that lasts for days on some of the larger shoots.”. It was written by Bob Aronsohn, who, in December 2013, killed his 150,000th crow. The hunters who do not eat their crows) “are providing a smorgasbord for other wildlife!”
NOVEMBER 2, 2016
This area, with its year round water supply, supports a huge amount of life, with coyotes, fox, bobcat and many different rodents, like this Mexican Ground Squirrel. There is also a kitchen dining room building across the courtyard. The is no refridgeration, so if you do visit, be sure too include a cooler with ice.
MARCH 20, 2013
Mallard s are a good example, a hearty and endurable bird that can survive sub zero temperatures so long as they found ample supplies of food like corn and some open water to roost on and be protected from coyotes and foxes.
FEBRUARY 9, 2013
As I have mentioned, the bird life there is relatively diverse and if you are lucky you can have an up close encounter with coyotes. Back in December when I was in Orange County, California, I enjoyed my early morning walks to and through Carbon Canyon Regional Park.
AUGUST 8, 2012
Here are some ads: This is from Advanced Telemetry Systems and it advertises how you can tag wildlife like coyotes and then check on your animals from anywhere…even from your beach vacation…and the magical wireless internet that is available there for your laptop.
FEBRUARY 27, 2015
In addition to killing birds of prey, brodifacoum has also killed coyotes, grey foxes, red foxes, kit foxes, mountain lions, bobcats, black bears, Pacific fishers, and other animals, including domestic dogs and cats. Syngenta warns that “Talon” is “hazardous to dogs, cats, pigs, poultry and other wildlife.”
JUNE 23, 2010
Have you seen the ridiculous television show, Wipeout ? There's something hilarious about people intentionally putting themselves in a position to be beaten up like Wile E. It's all in fun, with much of the humor coming from the commentators and the special sound effects. It does get old, however, after about 10 minutes.
4 The Love Of Animals
JUNE 3, 2013
Your dog’s wild cousins such as the dingo and the coyote need to use their cleverness to find and capture food. A bored puppy is an unhappy puppy, and possibly a destructive puppy. Puzzles are great tools to keep boredom away. Dogs are intelligent animals.
FEBRUARY 23, 2009
of Wildlife Services , which is involved in mainly predator control programs (coyotes are a big target). Environmental groups have called on Obama to get rid of the USDA's Dept. Ranchers oppose the move.
APRIL 20, 2011
Also, a turkey fight and display will attract the attention of predators, I’m sure many a turkey lek gets ambushed by coyotes causing birds to flee in utter panic. With all that chasing and focus on hen heads, they may not notice the cars when they’re flying away.
AUGUST 29, 2014
Coyote bombs with sizzling wicks, so even at my sleepiest one glance at her chart would snap me into “en garde.” I took in a Warrior Queen Red-tailed Hawk hit by car (WQ RTHA HBC) who awed me with her strength and ferocity, but irritated me with her habit of trying to kill me every time I opened her crate.
JANUARY 30, 2013
One wouldn’t tether a rabbit out to get a shot of a fox or a coyote, or is that somehow different? I am well aware of the debate that this is no different than photographing birds at a feeder, but for me it feels different.
JUNE 4, 2013
The flip-side to this is that nesting in an urban area versus a rural area provides the owls with more protection from natural predators like coyotes and bobcats. But whatever the reasons, the school kids certainly don’t mind being entertained year-round by their charismatic little school mates.
MAY 4, 2012
No coyotes in sight right now, the Great Horned Owls are off in the cottonwoods closer to the river. If we get close enough we might see a pink maw and slivers of white teeth, ready to take a prairie dog by the throat and choke the life out but also rather perversely adorable. Maybe this is the one.
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