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Average size: 15 - 46 lbs. / 30 - 35 in
Average lifespan: 10 - 15 years
Habitat description: Coyotes live throughout Northern and Central America in a variety of habitats, ranging from plains, forests, and deserts to urban environments.
Behavior: Coyotes live in mating pairs, though they have been observed in very small related packs. They often hunt small mammals, such as rabbits and mice.
Current news/event & conservation status: The current status of the Coyote is "least concern", with their only real threat being that of Bears, Wolves, and humans.
A Coyote can jump over 13 feet into the air!