Toronto dog owners are being warned to keep a close watch on their pets after coyote attacks were reported. \nThe City, which released a statement via Twitter last week, is telling owners not to let their dogs off-leash near ravines or green spaces.\nEditor's Choice: Canada Is Hiring Thousands Of 2021 Census Workers & Entry Level Jobs Pay Up To $29.25/hr\n\nCalling all #Toronto pet parents! If you know of coyotes in your area, do not let your pets out into your backyard alone. Always supervise your pets when out in the backyard, especially if you live near ravines, green spaces or other areas where there are coyotes. pic.twitter.com/BwucbSmnio— City of Toronto (@cityoftoronto) January 25, 2021\n\nResidents are also being told not to leave their pets unsupervised in backyards.\nThe warning comes after two dogs were killed by the animals this month. \n"The city is aware of two incidents this month where dogs have been taken from backyards near ravines and killed by coyotes," a City of Toronto spokesperson told Narcity.\nHowever, the city also reminds residents that spotting coyotes during the winter months is normal. \nA press release states that coyotes become more active in January and February since it is their mating season. \nWhile the animal usually does not pose a danger to people, they are known to injure or kill cats and small dogs.