An Unfortunate Family Conflict 

D. E. Larsen, DVM Cody almost danced on the exam table. His stub of a tail wagged so hard that it wagged his entire rear end. “Whoa!” I said as Cody was trying to lick my face. “You can hardly contain yourself, Cody.” “He is so happy to go in the truck. He doesn’t careContinue reading “An Unfortunate Family Conflict “

Gus and the Manure Pile, From the Archives

D. E. Larsen, DVM Manure piles were (and still are to some extent) standard fare on Oregon farms.  They were located around the barn somewhere and served multiple uses.  They came in many shapes and sizes.  Smaller places had a simple pile outside a doorway where the barn was cleaned.  Larger farms had more elaborateContinue reading “Gus and the Manure Pile, From the Archives”

The Ugly Pinna Hematoma 

D. E. Larsen, DVM Sandy came back and leaned through the surgery room doorway. “Kevin is on his way to the clinic,” Sandy said. “I tried to slow him down, but he was pretty excited. Finn, his cow dog, has a hematoma on his ear. I told him you were still in surgery, but heContinue reading “The Ugly Pinna Hematoma “