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When a Mama cat becomes a mouse

By Dr. Jeff Nichol / For the Journal

Q: I rescued a kitty from an abusive situation. Turns out she was expecting.

Baby chicks and bunnies aren’t Easter accessories

By Jason Gibbs / Las Cruces Sun-News (TNS)

LAS CRUCES – It’s the season for youngsters to don their Easter bonnets and Sunday suits while parents snap pictures of springtime in all its glory.

A Bengal cat plays at Jungletrax Cattery near Washington, D.C. Bengals will make appearances at next weekend's On Safari cat show at the Albuquerque Convention Center.(Courtesy of Anthony Hutcherson)

More breeders turn to exotic cats

By Nancy Marano / For The Journal

As a child, Anthony Hutcherson was awed by ocelots, margays, leopards and jaguars.Toda …

Elderly cat needs thorough checkup

By Dr. Jeff Nichol / Pet Care

Q: I have a senior Siamese going on 17 years. She has eaten Iams dry food all her life, turning her …

Air Force veteran P.L. Dillon says the Crossed Arrows Ranch experience has given her a sense of purpose. (Ryan Stark/KAFB Nucleus)

Program teaches veterans with PTSD how to care for horses

By Ryan Stark / Kirtland Air Force Base Nucleus Staff Writer

“The horses pull things out of you. And you can’t do a thing in the presence of these animals except focus on the horse.”

This photo of Tank looking out the window waiting for his man to come home was taken four days before the dog disappeared Feb. 16. (Courtesy of Lisa McDargh Dennisson)

Hoping for best friend’s return

By Joline Gutierrez Krueger / Journal

Loyal companion disappears from family’s yard in McIntosh