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On 01/31/2012 09:16 AM, Skip King wrote:
> On 1/31/2012 8:22 AM, Josh A wrote:
>> http://vimeo.com/35924524 (may want to mute, slightly NSFW commentary)
>>
>> I posted this to facebook, but thought maybe some other listers may 
>> be better at identifying wildlife from a few seconds of shaky video 
>> footage ;-) so I am reposting here.  My first thought was a fox, but 
>> pretty sure it was too large.  Whatever it was it was moving fast.
>>
>> Unfortunately I did not get a look at its tracks.
>
> Could be a fox - it does appear to be a canid.  If not a fox, then 
> probably a coyote.
Yup, it's a doggie. Everything about its movement says "dog." Cats (or 
mustelids) don't move like that. It's hard to get details from the 
video, but from the location, size and color it's almost certainly a 
coyote. Gray foxes are much smaller.

Dave G.

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