Officials are warning of an increase in coyote attacks on pets in Sun City and Summerlin.
The Sun City Animal Hospital sent out a notice to their clients that they've seen an increase in the past nine months.
Coyotes are most active in the Spring and early Fall months at dawn and dusk which is also a time when owners typically take their pets out for a walk.
"We used to see them in the back of the house, and we saw one on the street the other day," said Arthur Heathcote, resident in Henderson.
"They come down here, and they pick off mostly the rabbits, but every once in a while they grab a dog too," according to Henderson resident Jim Sunich.
Sunich has lived in his neighborhood for 16 years, and sadly, over that time, Sunich says he's heard plenty of stories about neighbors losing pets to coyotes. There was even an incident that happened this year... Read More