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Family pulls coyote from Lake Pontchartrain

8 years 1 month 2 weeks ago Tuesday, May 31 2016 May 31, 2016 May 31, 2016 10:26 AM May 31, 2016 in News
Source: WBRZ
Image: WWL-TV

SLIDELL - A family rescued what they thought was a dog while fishing on Lake Pontchartrain over the weekend.

When they got close to the animal though, they learned they had happened across a coyote swimming three miles out in the lake.

Juliette Keller Velthouse said they were able to get the animal into a net. Her brother then piloted the boat to shore before the coyote went on its way, according to Velthouse.

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