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According to the Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife (DFW), coyotes are “an opportunistic feeder” that is adaptable to many habitats, including suburban, urban and rural areas. Some town officials across the state are urging residents to be cautious with their pets this winter, as coyote mating season is officially underway and could last until March.



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Gene Chague is a longtime sportsman and editor of The Eagle's Berkshire Woods and Waters outdoors column.