Monthly Archives: October 2010

How I became a crazy cat lady with a 90lb dog

When I went through vet school we kept a group of teaching dogs in the small animal hospital. These dogs were resident blood donors, and used for teaching labs in cardiology, ophthalmology, theriogenology, and so forth. During the school year, … Continue reading

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Hi, I’m calling from Newfoundland. . .

Do you know where Newfoundland is? Do you have a general idea of it at least? A lot of people don’t have a clue, it turns out. This is never more apparent to me as when I have to send … Continue reading

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Naming your cat after an evil genius does not a genius make.

Before I moved to Guelph I had two cats: Fluff and Charlie. After I got Tristan, Fluff and Charlie came to Guelph with me as well. Fluff was already a curmudgeon, but Charlie and Tristan got along best kind. When … Continue reading

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