Monthly Archives: September 2010

When easy is oh so hard. . .

A blocked cat can be both my favourite emergency, and my least favourite. What is a blocked cat? A cat that can’t pee. Usually a male, because they have long narrowed urethra. Something gets clogged up in there for some … Continue reading

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I threw his leg in the garbage, I had to keep the rest of him. . .

Today I gave blood for the first time in my life. Since I was finally pushed to make the appointment because Tristan gave blood to one of my patients a couple of weeks ago, I thought today would be a … Continue reading

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At your beck and call

The clinic I work at offers emergency services, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. There’s just one night of the whole year we’re completely unavailable, and that’s it. We’re not open all the time – but when we … Continue reading

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