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Old 01-16-2018, 03:15 PM
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A black coyote. I've never seen one except in pictures. Gonna get this one tanned I think.

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Old 01-16-2018, 03:20 PM
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That's pretty cool Dave. I've never seen one near that dark around here.
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Old 01-16-2018, 03:25 PM
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Has anyone seen my black coyote?
He got off his leash this morning???
If found please call...


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Old 01-16-2018, 03:54 PM
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That is cool Dave , see a few from the States but never seen one up here ..
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Old 01-16-2018, 04:04 PM
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cool congrats dave
Seen a hide a couple years ago at ata was caught around barrhead
did a hide up for a young kid to get tanned skinned out the paws and turned the ears like a wolf looked good when it was done just an idea dave
Again congrats cool looking dog
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Old 01-16-2018, 05:03 PM
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A few have been caught up west of Red Deer , jet black , melanism There is still one in my area. Nice catch! A while back I shot 29 Franklin ground squirrels , what we call gophers all black .
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Old 01-16-2018, 05:31 PM
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Nice catch Dave.
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Old 01-16-2018, 05:45 PM
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Very cool. I've caught hundreds but nothing ever like that.
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Old 01-16-2018, 05:47 PM
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Congrats on your black coyote
I shot a female black coyote about 12 years ago East of Westlock
Had it made into a rug with full head mount.
You can see in the photo how the black coyote compares to a regular coyote which I also had made into a rug with full head mount which was my sons first coyote when he was 11 years old and shot it with a 17HMR


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Old 01-16-2018, 06:16 PM
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That is an awesome catch. I'm hoping to catch a cross fox one day.
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Old 01-16-2018, 06:47 PM
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Beauty yote Dave. wish we had some of them around here but ours are mostly pale congrats
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Old 01-16-2018, 07:23 PM
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Very cool. Pretty sure I saw one on our line about 4 years ago. Too small for wolf and too big for cross fox. Crossed the trail and saw him briefly through the big timber. Wasn’t 100% on what I saw. Now I’m convinced it was one of these guys. Very cool indeed
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Old 01-16-2018, 07:59 PM
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Cool! I will trade you your black one for these reddish orangey ones I have caught lol!
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Old 01-17-2018, 12:43 AM
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Beauty yote Dave. wish we had some of them around here but ours are mostly pale congrats
Good one! Around here I have a better chance of catching a black yote than a pale one.
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cool congrats dave
Seen a hide a couple years ago at ata was caught around barrhead
did a hide up for a young kid to get tanned skinned out the paws and turned the ears like a wolf looked good when it was done just an idea dave
Again congrats cool looking dog
Yup, thanks. Case skinned with paws on. In November I did a big fisher with the paws on and it worked out well. If I take my time I’ll do okay.

The paws aren’t extra thin for pulling down to the first knuckle are they?
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Old 01-17-2018, 05:22 AM
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Yes they are very thin take your time you will do good
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That's pretty cool!
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Old 01-17-2018, 08:29 AM
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Very cool catch!
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Old 01-17-2018, 08:54 AM
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Old 01-17-2018, 09:30 AM
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Very cool Dave 👍
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Old 01-17-2018, 09:55 AM
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A black coyote. I've never seen one except in pictures. Gonna get this one tanned I think.

seen lots in 510
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Old 01-17-2018, 06:09 PM
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Old 01-17-2018, 07:34 PM
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That is a surprise ! Nice catch Dave !
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Nice looking critter
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Old 01-17-2018, 07:55 PM
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Thought I had a cool catch like Dave today from afar .but no just a stinky ol boar coon bout 10 miles from any river

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Old 01-17-2018, 08:23 PM
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Cool catches !
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Old 01-17-2018, 10:28 PM
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Saw a jet black one while driving about 10 years ago (ironically out coyote hunting) he skipped off the road into some thick bush and was gone. But I know what I saw! He was jet black.

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Old 01-18-2018, 02:11 AM
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Saw a jet black one while driving about 10 years ago (ironically out coyote hunting) he skipped off the road into some thick bush and was gone. But I know what I saw! He was jet black.

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There’s a fella in Leduc County on another site that posted a picture of a black coyote that he caught the same day that I did. How strange is that?
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Old 01-18-2018, 08:06 PM
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Picked up a black and a blond one this year on the same check. Probably never catch another because they are rare around here. Can't finger out how to post pictures or I would.
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Old 01-18-2018, 10:33 PM
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Very neat catch Dave. Congratulations! I like the rug idea on such a catch.
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