The coyote lives in all 48 states. It
is a very adaptable animal! Look at these pictures and see the
environment where the coyote lives.
What is different in each
To hear a coyote howl, click here
Questions and Answers
How big is a coyote?
It is a medium size shepard dog and it usually weighs between 20
and 30 lbs.
What color is the coyote?
It is grayish-brown to black, often with patch of white chest
Where does the coyote live?
It lives in all 48 states and in a variety of habitats including
city hillsides. The home is in a den in hollow logs, brush piles and
burrows (they usually enlarge burrows made by other animals such as
What does the coyote eat?
It feeds on variety of animals including rabbits, mice, deer,
birds, and insects. It also eats plant material including persimmons,
watermelons, wild plums, and blackberries.
What are some behaviors?
It is most active at night.
The coyote is
the Trickster in Native American Legends! Visit this sight to learn