The Elmendorf beast is back, and this time it’s healthy andattacking people and animals in California. These oddanimals, apparent mixes between coyotes and dogs, created asensation when two of them were shot in Texas. Dismissed asmere oddities, the fact that they were suffering fromunusual diseases that might represent some sort ofenvironmental problem was ignored.
Blanca E. Sanchez writes in the Daily Bulletin that a wildanimal that seems to be a coyote-dog mix, is leaping sixfoot fences and killing pets in Chino, California. Thecreature resembles a coyote but is about 20 pounds heavier.People are afraid to leave their dogs?and even theirchildren?in their back yards.