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Andrew Zysek: Three favorite trap sets for catching midwinter coyotes

Although this open winter may limit spots to make trail sets for coyotes, Wisconsin trappers can still find success with trail sets before the trapping season closes Feb. 15. (Stock photo)

Coyotes may be trapped in the snow by a trapper who is willing to work hard for them. I have a few favorite trap sets for midwinter coyotes, including the trail set, chaff/hay bale set, and the urine post set.
At this time of year, the male coyote has two things on its mind: mating and eating. Food is scarce during the winter so coyotes will roam.

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