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Nicklas Backstrom Leads Capitals Past Coyotes 4-3

AP | By HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 11.21.2011 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Nicklas Backstrom scored early in the third period, then set up Brooks Laich's power-play goal, helping the Capitals rally from a two-go...

Toddler Attacked By Coyote, Thinks It Was ‘Easter Bunny’

Posted 09.19.2011 | Denver

A 2-year-old Broomfield, Colo. toddler was attacked by a coyote Monday night and later asked his father, “Was that the Easter bunny?” according to...

Veterinarian Poisons Wildlife, Brags About it on Facebook

Wendy Keefover-Ring | Posted 08.20.2011 | Green
Wendy Keefover-Ring

An incident wherein a Santa Fe veterinarian set out beef-basted rat poison to kill a coyote that ate an outdoor cat -- and bragged about it on Facebook -- raises issues about ethics, values, biology, and our ability to co-exist with coyotes.

Government Report: Less Than 1% of Cattle Killed by Native Carnivores and Domestic Dogs

Wendy Keefover-Ring | Posted 07.18.2011 | Denver
Wendy Keefover-Ring

Less than one percent of the American cattle inventory was lost to native carnivores in 2010. This calls into question the tens of millions per year taxpayers spend on lethal control of native carnivores.

Indiana Considers Sanctioning Animal Cruelty

Camilla Fox | Posted 07.08.2011 | Green
Camilla Fox

We've laid down the law that entertaining ourselves by pitting one animal against another in bloody combat is cruel and unethical. However, few Americans are aware that there is "entertainment" even nastier than dog or cockfighting.

Coyotes In San Francisco: Welcome Wildlife Or Dangerous Menace?

AP | By ROBIN HINDERY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

SAN FRANCISCO -- Armed with a camera and a sturdy pair of boots, Janet Kessler spends most of her days roaming through lush parklands in pursuit of so...

80th Anniversary of the Animal Damage Control Act -- No Celebration for Wildlife

Camilla Fox | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Camilla Fox

Greater understanding of the ecological importance of native carnivores and increasing public opposition to lethal "control" have led to growing demand for humane and ecologically sound conservation practices. But there's always more work to do.

WATCH: Coyote Takes A Stroll Down State Street

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A coyote that was spotted running down State Street early Monday may be in the Loop on assignment: to help keep the city's rodent population at bay. ...

Scary Scary Scary New York City

Patrick Sauer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Patrick Sauer

I can't see them, but I know they're everywhere. A WPIX headline screamed bed bugs have reached an "epidemic scale!" And that was based on a survey of pest control companies.

ReThink Review: Monsters -- the Real Aliens at the Border

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Digital video and desktop/laptop editing have brought filmmaking into the hands of the average person with an idea and some people to put in front of ...

Wildlife Services Dodges Disclosure on Animal Killing

Wendy Keefover-Ring | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Wendy Keefover-Ring

"Wildlife Services" is a secretive branch of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that annually kills millions of animals. Last year, it liquidated more than four million wildlife and pets.

Littleton Chihuahua Mix Attacked By Coyote, Saved By Pit Bulls

KMGH Denver | Russell Haythorn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

LITTLETON, Colo. -- A Littleton neighborhood is on edge after a coyote attacked and nearly killed a family's dog Saturday morning. These attacks ar...

After Long Chase, Florida Bans Cruel Fox and Coyote Pens

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

On Wednesday, culminating a more than yearlong effort, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) outlawed fox and coyote pens, the g...

Coyotes and Bankers

Matthew Anderson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Matthew Anderson

Recently in the backcountry near my home, I saw a Coyote wearing a backpack sporting a bumper sticker that said, "Coexist." That is when I knew for certain that the Coyote had never gone to Business School.

When Animals Attack: Police Order Children Indoors After Coyote Incidents

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

RYE, N.Y. — The wary but tolerant relationship between humans and coyotes is changing in a New York City suburb, where two attacks on little girls h...

Greyhounds Hunting Coyotes: A Cruel Blood Sport

Wayne Pacelle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Wayne Pacelle

One of the greatest challenges we confront at The HSUS is that there are so many forms of animal abuse. For a thousand cruelties, it seems there are an equal number of excuses and rationalizations.

Governor of Texas v. Coyote

Nicole Rosmarino | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Nicole Rosmarino

Texas Governor Rick Perry is boasting about cutting down a coyote with a single shot. The coyote got crosswise of the Guv because he stared a bit too long. This is a new one to me: the crime of staring.

Coyotes Attack Girl In Front Of Westchester Home

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

RYE, N.Y. — Police say a 6-year-old girl was scratched and bitten by a pair of coyotes who charged her as she played with friends in the front y...

Coyote & Fox Penning: A Blood "Sport" That Must End

Camilla Fox | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Camilla Fox

It's time again for society to stand up, and shout a collective NO to another cruel, unethical and dangerous blood sport. Our shock and outrage can help relegate coyote and fox pens to their rightful place in America's dark past.

The Ethics of Killing Large Carnivores

Chris Genovali | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Chris Genovali

To evolve our relationship with large carnivores and other wild animals in North America we could start by placing greater emphasis on examining the ethics and morality of the very concept of hunting for sport and entertainment.

Sick of Cyanide

Nicole Rosmarino | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Nicole Rosmarino

Each year, a federal agency kills thousands of coyotes, wolves, bears, eagles and other native carnivores on behalf of agribusiness using two lethal poisons.

WATCH: Coyote Captured In Tribeca

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (Associated Press) -- A wily coyote evaded New York City police for two days before being nabbed in a parking garage. It was the fourth coyot...

Coyotes In Manhattan (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Someone must be secretly breeding coyotes in the city. After multiple sightings earlier this year near Columbia University, a fourth coyote was spott...

Moving Millions: How Coyote Capitalism Fuels Global Immigration

Geri Spieler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Geri Spieler

While Moving Millions is well written, with excellent documentation, it is often challenging to navigate the context of the various episodes throughout the book.

Coyotes: Fascinating Animals Who Should Be Appreciated, Not Killed

Marc Bekoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Marc Bekoff

I've studied coyotes for more than 35 years, and along with research performed by my colleagues, we've discovered that talking about "the" coyote is misleading.