Coyote

  • How to Keep Coyotes Away — 5 Tips

    Posted August 4, 2019 by webshine

    Have you seen evidence of the local coyote population on your own property? Coyote tracks? Tipped-over trash cans? Is coyote behavior becoming a threat to your sanity? With rural, suburban, and urban coyotes all increasing in numbers, it’s becoming more and more important to take precautions and minimize your…

  • How to Keep Coyote Away with Nite Guard Solar

    Posted April 8, 2019 by webshine

    If you live in Orange County, and have coyote problems, the predator deterrent experts at Nite Guard have the solution for you.

    Orange County has an active coyote population, which unfortunately places people and family pets at risk of dangerous, life-threatening encounters with these animals. And oftentimes, these…

  • What to Do If Coyotes Are Near Your House

    Posted September 5, 2018 by webshine

    A month ago, Mary looked out her window and noticed coyotes prowling her property. This scared her because she has young children and smaller dogs (three Westies) who all enjoy playing in the sunny yard.

    Since Mary noticed the coyotes, she has felt nervous about letting her kids and…

  • How to Protect Cats from Coyote

    Posted June 7, 2018 by webshine

    In many a household, pets are considered members of the family, and because of this designation, to lose the family cat in a coyote attack would be truly devastating. Taking a handful of necessary steps can go a long way in preventing a tragedy. Also, the sense of reassurance…

  • How to Tell if a Coyote Killed Your Chickens, Livestock, Pets

    Posted October 1, 2017 by webshine

    How can you tell if a coyote killed your chickens, livestock, or pets? Here, we describe the coyote’s kill style to help you determine if a coyote is your culprit.

    Coyote Kill Style

    Coyotes attack and kill their prey with a bite to the throat. Wounds on the flank,…

  • 5 Livestock Guardian Dog Breeds

    Posted July 5, 2017 by webshine

    Dogs make great livestock guardian animals; they can be incredibly aggressive towards predators, yet extremely gentle with people and small or young livestock. Livestock guardian dogs can be considered an upgrade to just “any old” farm dog, companion dog, or herding dog. Their specific skill and function (if you haven’t…

  • “Will a Coyote Attack My Dog?”: Learn How to Protect Pets from Coyotes in Urban Areas

    Posted June 19, 2017 by webshine

    Have you ever wondered, “Will a coyote attack my dog?” Or, “Could a coyote go after my cat?”

    If so, you can take action today to protect your pets from coyotes in urban areas. The tips that follow are easy to put into action. They’re also crucial in protecting…

  • How to Protect Calves from Coyotes: Non-Lethal Solutions

    Posted April 29, 2016 by webshine

    Lots of hard work goes into tending cattle, so losing a calf to coyotes is devastating. In this post, learn how to protect calves from coyotes using non-lethal solutions.

    The Llama Mama

    Llamas are natural-born protectors, and they can be trained to protect calves. In fact, they’re so effective…

  • A Story of How Nite Guard Solar Protects Chickens from Coyote

    Posted April 8, 2015 by webshine

    The founder and inventor of Nite Guard Solar, Jim Meyer, understands first hand the challenges of protecting birds from coyote attacks. As the founder and owner of Oakwood Game Farm, the sister company of Nite Guard Solar, Meyer has been raising ringneck pheasant and chukar partridge…

  • Protecting Horses Against Coyote and Other Night Predator Attacks

    Posted August 2, 2011 by webshine

    Written by Jim Meyer, Inventor of Nite Guard Solar®

    Today we received a call from a customer who was concerned about coyote around their horses. This prompted me to locate a great article that Jim Meyer, the inventor of Nite Guard Solar® once wrote for a major horse publication. Don’t…