The Bite of the Chigger

D. E. Larsen, DVM I came to the end of the gravel on this side road off of Pleasant Valley Road. There was just a dirt path in front of me. I say path because it would probably not meet any criteria to qualify as a road. I took a deep breath and continued on,Continue reading “The Bite of the Chigger”

The System is Made to Work

D. E. Larsen, DVM “Doc, I have a young heifer down in the barn,” Rob said into the phone. “She is awake and staining, almost like she is in labor, but nothing is happening, and she isn’t much over a year old.” At least she is in a barn, I thought as I looked outContinue reading “The System is Made to Work”

Always have Rabies at the Top of Your List

D. E. Larsen, DVM “We have a cow coming in this morning for Necropsy,” Dr. Norrdin said. “The ambulatory people have been treating this cow all week, and it died this morning.” “It should be a good time for it, we don’t have anything in the cooler to work on,” I said. “This cow diedContinue reading “Always have Rabies at the Top of Your List”