Report a Coyote Sighting in Toronto

You may use this form to report a coyote sighting in the City of Toronto. The information gathered will be used by Toronto Animal Services to monitor Toronto's coyote population.   

Please provide us with your contact information in case we require further information. Your information will be kept confidential and not shared with non-City staff.

If anyone is in immediate danger, please call 911 to reach emergency services. 

For more information about Toronto's Coyote Response Strategy, please visit www.toronto.ca/coyote or contact us for more information:
Toronto Animal Services 
Telephone: 416-338-PAWS (7297)
Email: animalservices@toronto.ca 
Web: www.toronto.ca/coyote 

The personal information on this form is collected under the authority of the City of Toronto Act, S.O. 2006, Chapter 11, Schedule A., s. 136 (b) & (c). The information is used to contact you in the future if more information is required about the coyote sighting.  Questions about this collection can be directed to Sheena Rodda, Supervisor, Municipal Licensing and Standards, Animal Services, North Shelter, 1300 Sheppard Avenue West or by telephone at 416-338-1214

Example of contact information:
Jane Doe, 416-111-111, janedoe@gmail.com

Address - street number and street name, e.g. 100 Queen St. West
Postal code, e.g. M4R 2N2
Intersection, e.g. Queen St. West and Yonge St.
Geocoordinates; longitude and latitude

Please enter as MM/DD/YYYY, e.g. 12/31/2016

Please list the approximate times, such as 5:00 am or 7:30 pm.

3. To describe the coyote sighting, please check all that apply.

4. What actions did you take when you saw the coyote? Please check all that apply.

Learn about how you should respond to coyotes at www.toronto.ca/coyote.

6. Please upload any photos that will help us to locate or identify the coyote(s).

Please do not put yourself in any danger in order to obtain photos.