The coyote, our unique Song Dog who has existed in North America since the Pleistocene, is the most persecuted native carnivore in North America.
The coyote is the flagship species for all misunderstood and exploited carnivores. Poisoned, trapped, aerial gunned and killed for bounties and in contests, an estimated half a million coyotes are slaughtered every year in the U.S. — one per minute.
Learn more from Project Coyote
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