A dog that stayed by its owner’s side to keep away predators after he died in the frigid mountains has been returned home to his family.
Four people survived a helicopter crash during a search and rescue mission of a cross-country skier who was later found dead.
There are more than 2,000 acres of open space in Highlands Ranch, and wildlife experts there say this is the time to be on high alert for the coyotes who live there.
Elk, bear, moose, coyotes, deer, horses, dogs and even a rhinoceros make the list for top animal stories in Colorado in 2013.
Wildlife officers are handing out flyers to some Northglenn neighbors after some concerning reports about coyote behavior have come in.
A man is recovering after being attacked by three coyotes in Boulder County on Monday morning.
Wildlife experts say people are getting lax when it comes to coyotes. In a recent case, a little girl in Colorado Springs suffered serious injuries after a coyote attack.
Coyotes have made their way into urban areas. In Boulder, for example, in the last month there have been a dozen encounters with people.
Broomfield officials are working to remind pet owners that small dogs near open spaces are easy prey for coyotes.
Boulder’s coyote hazing program to keep the wild animals from harassing hikers is coming to an end.