Coyote populations have exploded so much that they are now a nuisance and can be hunted year-round. Hunting and trapping are good ways of keeping their numbers in check. Contests such as the one Knutson’s puts on can also help with their numbers in certain areas as well.
Attacks on humans are rare, with only a handful recorded in the United States and Canada. Experts will tell you if you are confronted, you should never run from a coyote, as this may instill an instinct to chase you. Again, attacks on humans are rare and they will avoid humans most of the time. I did have a couple of coyotes shadowing me a couple of years ago as I walked out of the woods… To Read the Full story Click HERE