He cut through the yard and sauntered into the neighbor's pasture.
Scott ran outside and snapped this picture with the telephoto lens.
So what do you think? Was this our first coyote sighting? Or did our imagination get carried away at the sight of someone's pet?
The Internet offers this guide to coyote identification.
(Thanks, Marie, for finding this!)I'll leave it to my brother, Tim, the avid University of South Dakota graduate and proud Coyote to offer a definitive answer.