Police are warning Pacifica residents to be on the alert after a man reported an unnerving encounter with a coyote Tuesday morning.
Pet owners in Pacifica are on alert after an aggressive coyote has been spotted in the area.
Dog owners who frequent San Francisco’s Presidio were being warned to watch out for coyotes.
Officers killed a coyote after the animal attacked and bit several residents in Fremont on Christmas Day.
California wildlife officials have banned coyote hunting contests that offered cash and prizes up to $500 to the top marksman and sparked a culture clash in the state.
Pacifica police are warning residents to keep an eye on their pets after a woman reported her dog was taken by a coyote early Wednesday morning.
A disoriented coyote was rescued from the city streets of San Francisco last month and officials need help to determine how it got there, according to a Wildlife Emergency Services spokeswoman.
A homeowner reported seeing a large coyote with the family cat in its mouth in San Anselmo Tuesday morning, police said.