Sandoval Signpost

An Independent Monthly Newspaper Serving the Community since 1988

Dave Harper


The Hotline is a nonprofit service to help reunite lost and found pets.
Placing a Lost or Found in the Animal Hotline is a free service. You can include a photo if you have one available. For more information, call Dave at 867-6135. You may also email the Hotline at, but please call first.



CAT: Black Cat lost from Dome Valley (south of the Village of Placitas) in early September. Neutered male. #3370

DOG: Little Pekinese, male lost from near the Range Restaurant in Bernalillo the first week of September. Small, light brown dog, 9 months old, about 8 lbs. #3377

DOG: Little, white Pekinese, 4-5 lb. dog lost from the Village of Placitas on September 14. "Blanca" is spayed and has a chip. #3379

Lost tortieCAT: Tortoise shell cat (black, brown and orange, with tan above her eyes) lost from south of the Village of Placitas (Dome Valley) on September 17. "Nala" is a 5 year old spayed female cat. #3383 See Photo.

DOG: Toy Poodle, male, pale apricot colored with black paws. Lost from the Village of Placitas on September 22. #3390

CAT: Brown and Grey Tabby (Striped) Cat lost from south of the Village of Placitas (Dome Valley) on September 20. #3391


Thanks to the assistance of many wonderful neighbors. This month all of the found animals went back home!


DOG: Old Lab, male, black, heavyset with bad hip. Seen on Tunnel Springs Rd in the National Forest south of Placitas on September 7. #3375
3 DOGS: A husky with a couple puppies was spotted near the S Curves on Highway 165 in Placitas in mid-September. #3381
DOG: Big off-white dog with medium-short hair seen on Highway 165 from Placitas Heights then to the Forest Loop (near the 3 mile marker) on September 18. #3382

3 DOGS: A pack of 3 dogs seen running around the west part of Placitas Trails (about 1 mile from I-25) on September 17. Medium size dogs; one multi-colored, one black. #3384, 3385 & 3386


Animal News







Bosque's Pet Prints

“Ruff! It’s gettin’
chilly out here.”


Mail your favorite pet photos,
along with a caption and photo credit to:
Signpost, P. O. Box 889,
Placitas, NM 87043 or
email digital photos to


Kitten Sophie Carter/Priester and Maine Coon cat Baxter Carter/Priester in the library. Photo by Gary W. Priester



Brisket the Scottish terrier. Photo by Keiko Ohnuma



Mid-air or resting on a window? Photo by Jesse Varoz


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