Listen Live

COHASSET, Mass. – Officials in a Massachusetts community are warning pet owners to be aware after several coyote attacks.

>> Read more trending news

The Cohasset Police Department told WFXT that two coyote attacks injured a man and several dogs, killing one of them.

In the first incident, police told WFXT that two dogs were off-leash at a home when they were attacked by a pack of seven coyotes. One of the dogs was so severely injured that it had to be euthanized.

The second attacked happened at around 8:30 a.m. in the woods, where a man was walking with his two dogs, also off-leash. WFXT reported that they were ambushed by a coyote and all suffered minor injuries.