Keep you cats in at night, safe from coyotes

Recently, our beloved cat was killed by coyotes. When we found his remains we were horrified. After talking with others in our north Everett neighborhood, we heard of coyote sightings and other pets being killed by them. We called animal control and were told that coyotes are wild animals and not subject to trapping. We wish we would have taken the sightings of coyotes seriously and kept our cat inside at night. So in honor of our cat, we want to share this information with pet owners.

We appreciate the concern and care of our neighbors and friends during our sad time.

Chuck and Barb Johnston

Everett

Talk to us

More in Opinion

toon
Editorial cartoons for Thursday, Dec. 8

A sketchy look at the news of the day.… Continue reading

A map of the news deserts of the United States. White dots indicate daily newspapers; darker areas show the counties with the fewest — or no — daily newspapers; lighter areas show areas with more local news sources. (Washington Post)
Editorial: Facebook’s bluff ends hopes for local news support

A threat helped scuttle legislation to pay local newspapers for the news social media profits from.

Harrop: Democrats’ road to White House should start in S. Carolina

It shouldn’t start with Iowa’s caucuses, which are low-turnout affairs with little cultural diversity.

Comment: Why the GOP won’t admit its ‘candidate quality’ problem

Its current dynamics attract few people interested in policy and more who hope to get on Fox News.

Comment: The word ‘art’ isn’t a permit to discriminate

Lawyers for a website designer who won’t do LGBTQ weddings twisted the meaning of a 2017 column.

Comment: Reagan came to back global democracy; follow his lead

His shift in policy aided young democracies. The West should again embrace that course of action.

Comment: U.S. should have locked in low rates for debt

Any homeowner will tell you: Adjustable rates adjust; that’s left the government paying more on its debt.

toon
Editorial cartoons for Wednesday, Dec. 7

A sketchy look at the news of the day.… Continue reading

An electric vehicle charges at an EVgo fast charging station in Detroit, Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2022. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)
Editorial: Start work now to power electric vehicle future

The goal for more electric cars will require a beefed-up grid and a network of charging stations.

Most Read