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Good health is a revelation

Good health is a revelation

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Arya of House Potcake

Arya of House Potcake

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Restful dreams, Red King

Restful dreams, Red King

I once worked in a very stressful place. It was an emergency hospital, always about... more »

Do we need pet care advocates?

Do we need pet care advocates?

In the depth of my despair when Apollo was dying, the medical resident at the... more »

Mañana

Mañana

The look on the doctor’s face was more bemused than annoyed as he tried to explain... more »

Bosnia floods- when the world isn’t watching, donate a dollar

Bosnia floods- when the world isn’t watching, donate a dollar

Massive floods in Bosnia and Serbia are the worst they have seen in 120 years.... more »

Glad to meet you

Glad to meet you

It is one of the sad ironies of being a veterinarian in clinical practice that... more »

One Twenty Over Eighty

One Twenty Over Eighty

A few years ago I ran away from my job. At least, that’s what I... more »

A grateful heart spreads like….well, wildfire

A grateful heart spreads like….well, wildfire

There are many things I could be upset about today. The fact that authorities suspect... more »

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Do we need pet care advocates?

Do we need pet care advocates?

In the depth of my despair when Apollo was dying, the medical resident at the... more »

“No Obamacare for dogs”: 5 things you should know about the vet ER

“No Obamacare for dogs”: 5 things you should know about the vet ER

Another week, another veterinary ER under fire. This time, it’s the Southwest Michigan Animal Emergency... more »

Lean On, Over, and Around

Lean On, Over, and Around

March is Women’s History Month, if you didn’t know. I work in a strange profession,... more »

A place of passing

A place of passing

“I’m never going back,” I have heard more than one pet owner say. They are... more »

What to Say to Someone in Mourning

What to Say to Someone in Mourning

This morning, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Joanne McGonagle over at The... more »

Some Veterinarians Sell Unnecessary Online Memberships By Throwing Colleagues Under the Bus

Some Veterinarians Sell Unnecessary Online Memberships By Throwing Colleagues Under the Bus

Some Veterinarians Sell Unnecessary Shots, Tests to Make Extra Money, Says Former Vet   Did... more »