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Open Letter: Residents’ behaviour is the solution to coyote concerns

June 8, 2017 cwc

Dear Mayor and Council, The presence of coyotes and conflict with wildlife can often lead to distress and concern from residents, but it is vital that the cause of changing behaviour is accurately identified and addressed. Posts on social media forwarded to our organizations indicate that, in some areas of Burlington, coyotes may be acting
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Awenda Provincial Park Coyote/Wolf Family Shot Dead and Abandoned

December 15, 2016 cwc

Niagara Falls – Two wild canids were found shot to death and dumped in the snow just outside Awenda Provincial Park last week, where hunting is illegal. The animals were identified as a female adult and female pup of the year. Without genetic testing, determining if they were eastern coyotes or threatened Algonquin wolves is
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Foot n’ Field

April 26, 2015 Bobbie Johnson

Foot n’ Field Since the first snowfall several weeks ago, Coyote Watch Canada has received over three dozen coyote connections from communities across Ontario, the East Coast and from communities south of the border.  Many  of the reports from Ontario are coyote sightings, while others are education outreach efforts. We are always thrilled to be
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Dog Lovers Unite

April 26, 2015 Bobbie Johnson

Dog Lovers Unite! Guest Speaker Panel ~ Topics: Dogs & Vivisection, On Being a Dog Champion, Living With Coyotes & Wolves

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Death Sentence For Unsuspecting Wild Boars

April 26, 2015 Bobbie Johnson

Wild boars that escaped their confinement now have a mark of death on their shoulders. Not much is known about the origin of the wild boars in terms of who held these animals as property and from whose property they fled. One of two plausible scenarios resonate for these maligned creatures as to why they
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Cooperation, Compassion and Humane Intervention

April 23, 2015 Bobbie Johnson

A News Release by the North Bay Police Services featured yesterday by BayToday titled Bear found near downtown  is not only short but truly sweet! Kudos to the North Bay Police Department, Ministry of Natural Resources & Forestry and the greater community for deploying cooperation, compassion, patience and humane intervention to assist a wandering bear!
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Alberta's Killing Fields

April 18, 2015 Bobbie Johnson

As the sun sets glowing red, purple and gold along the pristine foothills of Alberta the beauty of the scene is punctuated by the chatter and howls of the beloved song dog, Canis Latrans, the Coyote. Aboriginal stories of Coyote are wrought with tales of their mischievousbehaviour and amazing ability to adapt. Coyote is as
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The Beauty of Coyote Communication by Rick Lamplugh

February 26, 2015 Bobbie Johnson

  The Beauty of Coyote Communication by Rick Lamplugh Recently Mary and I had the good fortune to watch a family of Yellowstone coyotes as they shared a meal. We stumbled upon them while hiking in snow along the Gardner River. Surprised, we stopped in our tracks and hid behind a Juniper tree on a
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Open Letter to Alberta's Premier and Minister of Environment

January 7, 2015 Bobbie Johnson

Kyle Fawcett, Minister of the Environment (ESRD.Minister@gov.ab.ca) Premier Jim Prentice (Premier@gov.ab.ca) January 6, 2015 Hello Honourable decision makers. I am writing to inquire as to why the Government of Alberta would allow a coyote killing contest to take place within the province? I am deeply disturbed by learning this news, and very saddened by the
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What To Do

December 18, 2014 Bobbie Johnson

“Facts and science are very important, but it is stories that move our hearts.” Chris Albert, 2014 “Katy is distracted and distracting to the class” was written on her report card. Katy was startled, and sad. She liked her teacher. She didn’t know why she was the way she was. She didn’t really know what
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