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Hunting: Time again to get rid of coyotes

Thursday, January 23, 2014
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>“They’re back!” That is what my local dairy farmer said when I picked up the phone. I knew exactly what he was talking about because I got a similar call from him a few months ago about coyotes. This time, they were raiding the hen house and had even grabbed a couple of the kittens in the barn. He told me he got a few shots off with his 12-gauge side-by-side. He didn’t kill any, but he thought he might have put a few pellets in them....

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