FROM READERS: Caring for a flock of more than 30 finches

Monday, July 29, 2013 | 6:00 a.m. CDT; updated 9:51 a.m. CDT, Monday, July 29, 2013

Katie Goens graduated from MU in 2012 with a bachelor's degree in animal sciences and a minor in captive wild animal management. She is currently a supervisor at Tyson Foods. She raises birds for a hobby and is passionate about animals and their well-being.