Pupping season

The nice thing about a hilly backyard is, you can be lying in bed considering waking up, and still see a coyote trot by.

coyotes in Needham, MA

It went out of sight, and then came back and surveyed the prospects from the front yard, but it was morning rush hour so that road was not crossable. It wisely turned and went to the backyard again and disappeared.

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They have their pups in mid-April so this is a time when they’re territorial about their dens, and apparently they are often show themselves more at the this time, just to make it clear to you. However, I think this one was just passing through. I wonder why. Glad to see it looking so healthy. Sorry the woods are less and less and it has to concern itself with things like crossing Central Avenue at rush hour.

3 thoughts on “Pupping season

  1. yes, they came out pretty well considering I was just running around inside the house shooting through the windows and screens. Best of luck to the coyote and its family!

  2. I didn’t realize that you meant that you had gotten such good photos of your visitor. These are a real treat. Thanks.

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