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Humane Society searching for coyote in distress in Oakville

The Oakville and Milton Humane Society is trying to assist a coyote with its head stuck in a container.
The Oakville and Milton Humane Society is trying to assist a coyote with its head stuck in a container. Oakville and Milton Humane Society

An unusual rescue effort continues in Halton Region.

The Oakville and Milton Humane Society is trying to find and assist a coyote that is believed to be in distress, with its head stuck in a container.

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The coyote was seen in Bronte Creek Provincial Park on Saturday and a team of animal control officers were on site Monday.

Members of the public are being told not to approach the coyote which will likely run away, if approached.

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Instead, spotters are urged to call the Oakville and Milton Humane Society to report the location.

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