A little coyote was greeting us as we drove up to the ranch
D.O.R. Pup still had baby teeth. One photo shows adjacent habitat west of the road.
Vocalizing in the neighborhood .
I've seen these guys fairly often on the mesa. Never up close, though I've seen some remarkable photos of them on flickr.
Totally cavalier to moving vehicles. Probably not long for this world with that attitude on that road.
Saw on drive back to rental home. Observed for half an hour, he keenly kept his distance
A whole pack of coyotes would hang out on this corner of Crystal Springs Drive pretty regularly for a few weeks. They were definitely aware of all the people watching, but didn't seem to back away. A ranger hung out nearby to make sure people didn't get too close.