Monthly Archives: August 2012

Monday’s Question

Question: What’s one time your nerves almost got the best of you? My Answer:  When I was in my final and clinical year of veterinary school, we would have Grand Rounds in the small animal clinics on Fridays.  This was … Continue reading

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Monday’s Question

Question:  If you could go back and pick a favorite children’s book/books to read, what would that book (or books) be?  My Answer:  I would probably read the three classics by E.B. White: Charlotte’s Web, Stuart Little, and The Trumpet of the … Continue reading

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Fly Strike Dermatitis in Dogs

Fly Strike is a fairly common summertime problem in canines where biting flies attack either the face or ear tips.  They suck blood and inflict painful bites, which get crusty from oozing blood and can often get infected.  German Shepherd dogs, … Continue reading

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Homesickness and Monkey Bites

I am a homebody.  Always have been, always will be.  I don’t like getting too far away from  home.  An occasional vacation is nice but in the grand scheme of things, I prefer home over vacationing.  Call me boring, call … Continue reading

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