Vicious coyote attack on dog captured on video

NORTHFIELD (FOX 32 News) - A north suburban family is sharing a frightening video of a coyote attacking their pet dog.

The owner says her dog Boozer was outside for just a minute when a coyote ran up, grabbed the dog and dragged it around their backyard in Northfield.

The attack lasted about 15 to 20 seconds before the coyote ran off when the owner came outside.

Boozer survived the attack and is recovering from a gash on his head.

The owners say they're sharing the video as a warning for other pet owners to watch out.