Finders keepers. A coyote found a dog's ball lying around one recent morning in Ontario, Canada, and had a great time batting, rolling and carrying it around.

“I saw this guy playing on the hill while I was getting ready for work,” YouTube user "Evnissyen" wrote. “It's pretty rare to see a coyote this close to the house at all, and totally unexpected to see one playing with the neighbour-dog's ball in broad daylight!”

Mary Jo DiLonardo writes about everything from health to parenting — and anything that helps explain why her dog does what he does.