Veterinary clinic receives backlash after story of dog surrendered over $10K surgery bill goes viral

Maine veterinarians are speaking out in support of an emergency veterinary clinic that has come under attack on social media ever since a story about its practice went viral last…

Veterinarians tell a different story

dr Elizabeth “Betsy” Charles opened the AVMA Veterinary Leadership Conference with an invitation to counter the current negative narrative about the veterinary profession with a different story, “one that highlights…

Heartwarming story of Romanian rescue animal Bodhi highlights National Dog Adoption Day

Owning a dog can have a huge impact on a person’s mental health, according to a study published on the occasion of National Dog Adoption Day. The study, conducted by…

University of Illinois Veterinary Open House Attracts Lots of People | Top Story

Champaign, Illinois (wall) – The University of Illinois invited the public on Sunday to participate in an inside look at veterinary research. “When you are inside, there is a herpetology…

Molly the magpie and Peggy the dog are a ‘real-life Winnie the Pooh and Piglet story’

You say a dog is man’s best friend, but how many canines do you know that a magpie consider their mate? Important points: Peggy the dog and Molly the magpie…

Decatur’s World War II Veterinarian in Final Mission | Top Story

Decatur, Illinois (WAND) – Seven World War II veterans flew over Decatur Airport on their final mission in the 1990s. Operation Freedom in September is the largest barnstorming event in…

Doctor’s Tip: Food as medicine for chronic kidney disease and high cholesterol — a patient story

The two kidneys are shaped like beans but are much larger. Approximately 1 million microscopic filters in each kidney remove waste products from the blood through the urine. In addition…

My Pet Story: Lessons I learnt from my dog

Do you have an interesting story about your pet that you would like to share with your readers? Tell us in 600-800 words with three to four photos (file size…

A veterinarian’s inspiring story into veterinary medicine

Louisiana-born Brandy Duhon, DVM, clinical instructor in the Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences in the Department of Veterinary Medicine at Louisiana State University (LSU), faced several unique challenges from an…

Dan Perdios’ charming story of a disabled gay man and his service dog

In his new book, A Golden Retriever and His Two Dads, author Dan Perdios, a gay man with impaired hearing, recalls his late service dog Willy. Perdios and Willy were…