Watch a brave kitty defend itself against a hungry coyote

It's white-knuckled time watching a house cat ward off a coyote that's at least three times its size. The poor tabby, caught on security footage, is cornered on a deck, and even when it attempts to escape over the rail not once but twice, the coyote lunges and throws the cat back into the ring. But soon it's clear, the coyote is no match for the cat's warp-speed swipes, quick reflexes, and climbing skills – at least not this time.

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