Coyote Information

The City of St. Francis occasionally receives calls concerning coyote activity.  While coyotes don't typically harm humans or pets, smaller animals may be more vulnerable.  There are many things that you can do to help keep yourself and your pets safe.

Coyote Safety Tips:

  • Never Feed Coyotes
  • Be Aggressive! If you see a coyote make loud noise, wave your arms or even throw sticks and stones. Another option is to use a whistle.
  • Remove brush and tall grass from your property.
  • Do not allow pets to run free.
  • Teach children coyote safety.