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Lucky Coyote Survives Being Wedged Behind a Car Bumper


Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, coyotes )

Cher
- 859 days ago - all-creatures.org
Meet the wiliest of all coyotes... Hit by a car at 75mph, embedded in the fender, rode for 600 miles - and SURVIVED!



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Terry V. (30)
Monday August 20, 2012, 9:12 am
Unbelievable! Thanks!
 

. (0)
Monday August 20, 2012, 9:28 am
Miracles do happen
The time for the coyote had not arrived and he has simply saved his life
ty Cher for the good news
 

Dee C. (210)
Monday August 20, 2012, 1:16 pm
Wow that is amazing..So glad he survived..
Thanks Cher..That is some story..A very happy ending..
Noted
 

desanka s. (403)
Monday August 20, 2012, 1:21 pm
Amazing story! This is how myths start. TY Cher

 

paul m. (93)
Monday August 20, 2012, 2:09 pm

Must get that Coyote To pick my "Lotto" numbers...!
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Monday August 20, 2012, 2:30 pm
shame
 

samantha l (0)
Monday August 20, 2012, 2:55 pm
I'm so happy he's ok! But people really need to pay more attention to their surroundings. If that happened, this whole thing could have been avoided!
 

Past Member (0)
Monday August 20, 2012, 3:02 pm
Aw wow, what a lucky little coyote :)
 

Christeen Anderson (554)
Monday August 20, 2012, 3:10 pm
I'm happy this little guy survived.
 

LMj Sunshine (144)
Monday August 20, 2012, 4:48 pm
TY for sharing! :)
 

Christine Stewart (133)
Monday August 20, 2012, 8:37 pm
Amazing!
 

Marie W. (67)
Monday August 20, 2012, 9:38 pm
WOW
 

Constance F. (431)
Monday August 20, 2012, 10:52 pm
Not his time for sure! Hot damn - what a great story ! And I guess part of the lesson here is - Stop next time.
 

Danuta Watola (1217)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 2:17 am
noted
 

Cathy C. (14)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 2:43 am
That must have been some ride wedged between the bumper and the radiator!! Glad it was cold weather or he might have been cooked!! Just a scraped paw,....wow!!!
 

Carol H. (229)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 4:32 am
noted, thank you
 

Suzanne L. (142)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 9:23 am
Poor guy. If anyone accidentally hits an animal it's always good to check right away to see whether the animal is still alive or not and if alive to get help.
 

Joyce Schwartz (0)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 12:58 pm
that is one lucky coyote and i am so happy it was not hurt badly
 

M Away M. (463)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 1:25 pm
Talk about Wyllie the Coyote! Certainly used up a couple of those lives! Love a Good Outcome when it comes to traffic and Wildlife, but this really take the Bumper!
 

Jo Ellen H. (3)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 1:26 pm
thank you
 

Cathy P. (96)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 2:00 pm
What a crazy story! Glad he lived and wasn't hurt that badly.
 

Mary Donnelly (47)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 3:47 pm
Thanks Cher. Great post.
 

janet f. (31)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 5:48 pm
Un-be-lieve-able!!!

That is one lucky animal.
 

Fred Krohn (34)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 6:14 pm
An appropeiate tale for Coyotl the Trickster god of Mesoamerica... These animals are part of our defence against rats, they should stay.
 

Klaus Peters (13)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 8:56 pm
One very lucky coyote.
 

Marianna molnar woods (9)
Tuesday August 21, 2012, 11:01 pm
bad people who dont repent will go to damnation....thats not a threat. its a promise
 

Rin S. (10)
Wednesday August 22, 2012, 3:29 am
That's incredible! Thank you for the post, amazing!
 

Ruth S. (298)
Wednesday August 22, 2012, 5:20 am
What is wrong with people the first thing you do is stop and see what happened, you don't leave an animal on the road, even if you think you killed it, you stop and bury the poor creature!
 

Dianne D. (463)
Monday September 3, 2012, 10:21 am
God was watching out for this little guy. Hope he will be OK. I think it's against the law for someone to hit an animal and leave the scene of the accident and not report it. If more people were prosecuted for this, it will make others think twice before doing it.
 
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