Friday, February 11, 2011

'Never Feed or Attempt to Tame...'

By popular demand, following up on the previous post's coyote reference...

How many, if any, of the following nine guidelines "to avoid problems with coyotes" also apply to dealing with artists?

This blog awaits reply.

*Never feed or attempt to tame coyotes.

*Do not leave small children or pets outside unattended.

*Install motion-sensing lighting around the house.

*Trim ground-level shrubbery to reduce hiding places.

*Put garbage in tightly closed containers.

*Remove sources of pet food and water.

*Pick up fallen fruit and cover compost piles.

*If followed by a coyote, make loud noises. If this fails, throw rocks in the animal's direction.

*Ask your neighbors to follow these tips.

Source: Torrance Coyote Safety Advisement