All My Patients Have Tales: Favorite Stories from a Vet's by Jeff Wells

By Jeff Wells

All My sufferers Have Tales is a captivating, humorous, and fascinating selection of tales within the nice culture of All Creatures nice and Small via the overdue James Herriot. Jeff Wells works in a combined perform the place he treats either livestock and apartment pets, with the occasional unique thrown in. one of many uplifting, life-altering, life-threatening, and hilarious episodes Wells relates are tales that includes a turkey assault, porcupine-quill lined terriers, a pregnant male cat, a heavy-metal Chihuahua with street burn, an ornery pygmy donkey, an immense hog, a constipated cow, etc.

This excellent little gem of a ebook will attract an individual who has pets, all animal fanatics, and somebody who has ever toyed with the assumption of changing into a vet.

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Newly minted veterinarian Wells is on one among his first calls—a cow attempting to bring a useless calf—when after hours of unceasing hard work, he makes a decision to aim one other method, and one of many onlooking farmers says, “That’s what you will have performed to start with!” So starts the schooling of a tender vet, the on-the-job education that no volume of education promises. Chasing a calving cow round a pasture without the aid of his technician (she was once embarrassed to move—she’d laughed so challenging she’d rainy her pants), keeping off the assaults of 3 “watch turkeys,” scary truckers together with his blood-soaked arms after sewing up a horse, or easing the passing of a cancer-ridden cat, Wells started to hone his abilities. A movement to Colorado didn’t instantly increase his funds yet did increase his buffalo-wrangling talents and his skill to take away porcupine quills from overzealous canine and donkeys. one other successful veterinary memoir deserving of house subsequent to the immortal James Herriot and his heirs.

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