Contraception has gone to the coyotes (Canis latrans).

Abstract

Coyotes (Canis latrans) are predators of livestock. Current management programs, primarily lethal control, are ineffective for long-term management of predation. Controlling reproduction of coyotes may reduce depredations if territory fidelity is maintained by breeding pairs. Surgical sterilization is successful in altering predatory behaviors of coyotes… (More)

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@article{MacGregor2013ContraceptionHG, title={Contraception has gone to the coyotes (Canis latrans).}, author={Marjorie J MacGregor and Elsey G Perkins and Cheryl S. Asa and Donal C. Skinner}, journal={Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians}, year={2013}, volume={44 4 Suppl}, pages={S4-8} }