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Gameplay articles
Fallout: New VegasCoyote
Coyote den mother
Coyote pack alpha
Coyote pup
Fallout: BoS 2Wild mutant coyote

Coyotes are creatures living in New California and the Mojave Wasteland.

Coyotes almost always travel in packs like their wolf cousins. They have sharp teeth and will frequently knock a target over, in which they will then attack the head of their prey.



Fo Render Dog
Gameplay articles: Fallout, Fallout: New Vegas

A regular, mostly unmutated coyote. They are a bit stronger than dogs, but are weaker than most wolves or heavily genetically modified Night stalkers.

Coyote den motherEdit

Gameplay article: Fallout: New Vegas

Den mothers stay back while the others are off hunting, and looks after her pups. If any danger comes, they will protect their pups with their lives.

Coyote pack alphaEdit

Gameplay article: Fallout: New Vegas

Coyote pack alphas watch over the pack and protect them from dangers that may come their way.

Coyote pupEdit

Gameplay article: Fallout: New Vegas

The offspring of a coyote. They are smaller and weaker than normal coyotes, and will more often than not go down in one hit, on par with radroaches in terms of durability.

Wild mutant coyoteEdit

Wild Mutant coyote
FOBoS2LogoThe following is based on Fallout: Brotherhood of Steel 2 and has not been confirmed by canon sources.

Imagine a large, wolf sized coyote trying to bite your face off. Now imagine a pack of them. Sounds like fun? Then you'll love these scavengers! They hunt in groups, and they're always looking for a little meal to tide them over until nighttime.

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Coyotes appear in Fallout and Fallout: New Vegas. They were also going to appear in the canceled Fallout: Brotherhood of Steel 2.