Morgan

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Facing the Repercussions

To really understand this post in context, you’ll need to understand the backstory. If you haven’t already read the predecessor to this entry, I …

The Work-Place Honeymoon Stage …is Over

Unlike my usual posts, this one isn’t about a particular case, patient or exclusive veterinary experience. This post falls under the venting category …

They all go differently.

Euthanasia, and the process of euthanizing, is not a new concept or experience for me. My first euthanasia experiences were assisting with the …

VET LIFE STEP BY STEP – HOW TO LOSE A CLIENT

I unintentionally discovered one method for ensuring you will not have repeat business from a client. And for the sake of showing my humility, while …

What do you miss most?

I have been asked this question once a day since starting my ambulatory job. The first time, I was caught off guard. At first, I thought for a …

That moment when you’re really glad you did…

Having never performed field castrations completely on my own, I served as the anesthetist while my boss performed the routine surgeries in barn …

Non-Equine Patients

Castrating calves, bangs vaccines, deworming and vaccinating cattle…I’ve done more work with cattle in the last week than I think I did throughout …

Ambo Vet Life

After seeing a couple of routine appointments, we started receiving back-to-back emergencies. Our emergency calls included a colic, a foot abscess, a …

Welcome to the Ambo Vet Life

After making it through the grueling four years of veterinary school, persevering through an equine internship at a medical and surgical center and …

What we’ve all been waiting for

The first vet school reality TV show airs tomorrow. Tomorrow, September 19th at 10/9c. I surely wasn’t expecting to make this sort of discovery when …

Veterinary Medicine

So that's what's under their white coats!

Based on my history of Google searches and relevant websites I visit, Google Now thought I might be

Veterinary Medicine

Post-Vet School Reading List

I have been working on a post-vet school reading list. In celebration of my liberation and newly acquired free time, I will be doing some …

Hudson veterinarian to perform surgery on abused dog

HUDSON, FL (WFLA) - Khaleesi's story of survival is touching hearts in the Bay Area and across the country.<p>Thursday the dog is getting some much …

New Nat Geo Wild reality series on veterinarian school

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A new Nat Geo Wild series premiering Sept. 19 follows a group of students through rotations at the prestigious Cornell University …

Reality TV

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Don't let vacation sabotage your workout: Try these tips<p>What is Parkinson's disease?<p>American Society of Plastic Surgeons issues new warning over butt …

Research

Things Vet Students Shouldn't Do on Equine Rotations

Vet School Funk

Student Vets Posing Naked With Llamas Is The Best Thing You’ll See Today

Sydney University's finest get naked. NSFW because butts.

Additional fleas test positive for plague in Pueblo County

PUEBLO, Colo. - The Pueblo City-County Health Department says additional fleas have tested positive for plague in Pueblo County; the fleas were …

Environmental Health

Ponies on the pill: Wild horses shot with contraceptives to stop them over-breeding

A herd of ponies will be shot by a marksman with darts containing a contraceptive formula<p>A herd of 500 wild horses are being shot by a marksman armed with contraceptive darts to stop them over-breeding on a mountainside.<p>Marksman Phil York is putting "ponies on the pill" by firing the darts into …

Pharoah's situation personifies horse racing's problems

Jordan Spieth isn't retiring. After he missed the cut last week at the Barclays, retirement wasn't even mentioned. That was one of the few ways his …

60,000 Antelope Died in Four Days and No One Knows Why

It started in late May. When geoecologist Steffen Zuther and his colleagues arrived in central Kazakhstan to monitor the calving of one herd of saigas, a critically endangered, steppe-dwelling antelope, veterinarians in the area had already reported dead animals on the ground.<p>"But since there …

Wildlife

NSAIDs: Are You Following the Rules?

Equestrians expect a lot from our performance horses. But joint pain and inflammation can occur at any time, even right before a show or competition. …

NSAIDs

Writer Sends Away 4 Dogs in 4 Years: A Veterinarian’s Perspective

A columnist for the U.K.’s <i>Daily Mail</i> recently shared her purchase and subsequent abandonment of four dogs in a four-year period. <i>In a posting on</i> …

Animal Rescue

Veterinary School Admission 101

Give yourself the best chances of being admitted<p>We're sure you've already heard how competitive it is to get into veterinary school. Sure, it's …

Texas A&M vet lab reports 13 confirmed cases of equine West Nile Virus

The Texas A&M Veterinary Medical Diagnostic Laboratory has reported there are now 13 reported West Nile Virus equine cases in Texas, reinforcing the …

Horse refuses to let man stop giving neck rub, on The Feed!

Some of the latest and greatest viral videos include a horse that insists upon being scratched and a baby having an existential meltdown.<p>In this …