Coyote AdobeStock_3058139_web
Local News

County offers tips for keeping pets safe during coyote mating season

Cook County’s Animal and Rabies Control reminds pet owners to be vigilant during coyote mating and whelping season.   Coyote (stock photo) Coyotes are very protective of their pups and also require extra calories during this time. Your pet could be a threat – or a meal, according to county officials.Residents are urged to follow these tips to keep their pets safe:

Winter events

FRIDAY, DEC. 9

SATURDAY, DEC. 10

  • Nanny Nikki holiday music program at Flossmoor Public Library, 1000 Sterling Ave., at 11 a.m.
  • Miracle on Martin in downtown Homewood, 3 to 6 p.m.

 

 

Community Calendar

Sign up (free)

Subscribe to The Latest (daily headlines email)

* indicates required

View previous campaigns.

Free weekly newsletter

Subscribe to The Weeks (weekly newsletter)

* indicates required