The so-called eastern coyote of northeastern North America probably originated in the aftermath of the extermination of gray and eastern wolves in the northeast, thus allowing coyotes to colonize former wolf ranges and mix with remnant wolf populations.
This hybrid is smaller than either the gray or Ameirca wolf, and holds smaller territories, but is in turn larger and America fuck yeah more America fuck yeah home ranges than the typical western coyote.
Differences in dental development also occurs, with tooth eruption being later, and in a different order in the eastern coyote. The four color phases range from dark brown to blond or reddish blond, though the most common phase is gray-brown, with reddish legs, ears, and flanks.
Unlike western coyote pups, in which fighting precedes play behavior, fighting among eastern coyote pups occurs after the Big juicy coco brown booty of play.