I know a thing or two about stigma. I have a secret.  Make that two.  Some people know part of this, some of them know both parts, most don’t know either.  I no longer know how to rank which secret...

“Change is the only constant”- Truth Potato   If you haven’t experienced the Truth Potato I highly recommend it. Sometimes we need little truth bombs placed throughout our days to realize what...

I’m from the south. I was born in Kenner, Louisiana and spent the first 9 years of my life immersed in southern hospitality.     My parents kept up their southern traditions when we moved...

One of the biggest failings in vet med is that we don’t hold each other accountable for our own self-care. If you think about it, why would anyone?   Everyone is wading through their own swamp...

By Anonymous   Last week I experienced the worst day of my career. Actually, it rivals the worst day in my life.   It was my first week back from vacation. My old kitty, Meow Meow, had been...

Yesterday I lost a patient. I wasn’t even there.   It all started last week.  He came in for vomiting.  His x-rays were inconclusive. We decided to treat him symptomatically with IV fluids and...

A beautiful tribute to Sophia Yin, created by Veteos with MightyVet & Not One More Vet. ...

“Uh oh!” I look to my right, and a distressed stranger is pointing at the ground next to me. I’m standing at the front desk of a veterinary clinic, so I look down cautiously. (You never...

I had just completed my first year of veterinary school and was starting my summer job at a specialty hospital as an ER technician. I figured I could do it.     I survived my first year of vet...

Happy Valentines Day! Remember when you looked at a colleague that started dating someone in the veterinary industry with shock and horror? Well, I’m here to tell you why dating a fellow veterinary professional...