Coyote attacks dog in Stamford

Coyote attacks dog in Stamford

There are 5 comments on the NewsTimes.com story from Apr 8, 2008, titled Coyote attacks dog in Stamford. In it, NewsTimes.com reports that:

Rascal, a 13-year-old Lhasa Apso, is clinging to life after his owner said it was attacked by a coyote Sunday morning in her North Stamford back yard.

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Ridgefield, CT

#1 Apr 8, 2008
So the title of the article is "Coyote attacks dog in Stamford" yet if you actually read the article it says there is absolutely no proof it was a coyote. Sensationalism sells papers, I guess.
SleepingEditor

United States

#2 Apr 8, 2008
"to say what animal did it would be guessing."

So did the News-Times guess which animal and make it the headline? WTF
judgejay

Staffordville, CT

#3 Apr 9, 2008
Coyotes have made a habit of killing and eating cats and small dogs all over the country. Fairfield county has plenty of coyotes doing the same thing here. Cats go missing all the time it's no surprise as they are no match for a coyote or fox.
Coyotes killed two cats in my neighborhood alone last spring. As for how I know I saw a coyote with my neighbors cat in its mouth making tracks for the woods.
Ted

Las Vegas, NV

#4 Apr 9, 2008
I drive through wilton and every week there was a new sign for missing cat. One day I saw the cat eliminator.(Coyote) crossing the road. So sad but they eat the easiest target and domesticated animals are easy. I hope this dog makes a full recovery!
Gaby

Edison, NJ

#5 May 2, 2010
I am living just one block of Merrit and High Ridge Rd, I saw a coyote last nigth eating some little animal, I dont know if it was a cat, a squirrel or a buny! The little animal was desesperatly yelling.....Poor little animals!:o(

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