On-Call Days

Part of being an equine veterinarian is being on-call for emergencies. Unique to large animal vets, on-call can be 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for the solo practitioner. After a day full of ERs, two calls in particular, left me pondering OC and all that it encompasses.

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You never know what you’ll find

Some clients will call the vet out for minor wounds, while others seem to call for only very critical circumstances. And some, you just never know what to expect. This post is an example of the latter, a serious wound sustained in the field. GRAPHIC IMAGES ARE IN THIS POST.

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The Doctors’ Meetings

Every two weeks, we partake in the practice’s traditional doctors’ meeting. This is a source of intrigue and curiosity for assistants, who constantly wonder what a group of doctors talk about across a table.

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Treating more than the horse

Thoughts about those pursuing a career in veterinary medicine because they “don’t like people.”

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Thomas

There are certain patients and clients you know you’ll never forget. Some cases that almost haunt you, arising from the subconcious on a whim. Little reminders seem to be hidden in tiny corners and crevaces of every day life. This is the story of Thomas.

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Case of the Mondays

Nothing will make you appreciate a skillset like the sudden loss of one. In typical Monday fashion, what could go wrong seemed to go wrong with every appointment, procedure and task of the day.


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Everything Equestrian

Being around horses is one of my favorite feelings in the world. Everyday there's something new, it never gets boring. But sometimes things don't always go according to plan and I'm here to give you advice and tricks to make things easier for us and our horses.

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