Brian Hansel / Wadena Pioneer Journal
Tocket nurses one of her adopted bassett hound puppies Thursday morning at the home of Bridgit Lewis in Wadena, Minn. The 4 1/2-month-old cat lost her kittens Feb. 10. Four days later the pups were born and their own mother did not have milk for them. Tocket, who nearly died of a fever after losing her kittens, took over nursing duties, making it a happy ending for all concerned. Lewis, who owns several pets, plans to sell the pups when they are older.
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