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Old September 2, 2012, 11:35 PM   #1
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Black Coyote

I got this picture of a black coyote on my trail camera. Anybody else ever seen one?

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Old September 2, 2012, 11:45 PM   #2
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A friend of mine killed a black coyote a while back in VA.
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Old September 3, 2012, 01:22 AM   #3
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There was one that I would see on a regular basis living about 5 miles from here. No hunting in the area, though. Too close to houses.
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Old September 3, 2012, 03:45 AM   #4
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They have one mounted on display at the Clemson, SC DNR Office. It's a beautiful animal, and a very nicely done mount. Would love to see one in the woods. Might end up MY mount.
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Old September 3, 2012, 08:39 AM   #5
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I normally let coyotes I kill rot in the woods. Don't like touching them at all. Hides are only worth about $20.00. I wouldn't skin one if you paid me twice that.
But, that one, might just end up skinned and mounted.
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Old September 3, 2012, 01:08 PM   #6
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I live about 20 mi. from Clemson and I see them on a regular basis. Maybe they're more common here than in other places. I've killed one myself and I've heard other people talk about them too so I know they aren't rare.
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Old September 3, 2012, 07:12 PM   #7
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Nice! I have seen other game cam pics but never in person!
That would make a nice trophy!
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Old September 3, 2012, 07:55 PM   #8
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I've seen a couple down between Cuauhtemoc and Guachochi, MX. But I only recall seeing one up here somewhere around the Neb/Ks line. Kinda cool lookin critters with their winter coats- for being biodegradable pop-up targets.
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Old September 4, 2012, 01:50 AM   #9
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Yep I have, killed a pretty nice one last winter but shot it with a 308 was going to mount it but it messed him up pretty bad,try to find the pics.Have seen 2or 3 sence then just below Athens GA.
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