Coyotes now live in cities and only go out at night. Coyotes will eat food left out while camping with a dog.
Javelinas hunt insects, small dogs, and reptiles with their sharp tusks. Watch your tiny puppy.
Despite their cuteness, raccoons are territorial of their food and violent when threatened. Raccoons may grow as big as medium-sized dogs, making fights fairer.
Rabies may infect skunks. Update your dog's rabies immunizations. For spraying pets, combine 1/4 cup baking soda, 2 tablespoons dish soap, and 2 liters hydrogen peroxide.
Snakes seldom hunt dogs. Dogs often observe snakes sleeping in grassy patches, burrows, or constructions. Most dogs are instinctively fascinated about movement. Snakes want privacy.