Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Coyote Killed In Trap.

Byline: Jeremy Pawloski Journal Staff Writer

* Committee to discuss solution to pest problem Wednesday

A coyote strangled to death Friday on a snare trap that was set on Corrales Village Administrator Chris Allen's property.

The coyote is the third that has been killed by traps, euthanization or gunshot in the village since December, according to Corrales Senior Animal Control Officer Pam George.

Two other coyotes in Corrales have been killed since December after they were struck by cars, she added.

Around 18 complaints in December about coyotes killing pets and livestock led to Corrales Animal Control and Department of Agriculture officials trapping and euthanizing them. …

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