Asked in Coyotes
Coyotes

What animals prey on coyotes?

123

Answer

User Avatar
Wiki User
09/07/2009

Few animals prey on coyotes as a food source, if ever. Historically, wolves and cougars/mountain lions have competed with coyotes for food and have been known to kill them. Due to the fact that coyotes usually travel in packs of 6 or more, a cougar will tend to avoid them unless provoked.