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Memorial for Rusty the Golden Retriever

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I was saddened to hear that a senior canine patient of mine who, like Cardiff, overcame cancer and led a high quality of life until his final weeks was recently put to sleep. I got to know Rusty as my patient through Veterinary Cancer Group and strove to provide a holistic complement to the surgery […]

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Memorial for Spencer the Labrador Retriever

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It’s always challenging for my clients to lose a beloved pet.  It’s even tougher when that canine or feline companion is actually part of your family. October 2016 was a sad month, as not only did I lose Gentle Ben as my patient, but my sister, Michelle Scott, had to let go of her Labrador […]

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Memorial for Rocky the Cancer Survivor

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I was saddened to learn that a lovely senior canine patient who, like Cardiff, overcame lymphoma and led a high quality of life until his final weeks. I got to know Rocky as my patient through Veterinary Cancer Group and strove to holistically complement his chemotherapy with acupuncture, supplements, herbs, whole food diet. Here’s Rocky’s […]

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Memorial for Gentle Ben the Belgian Malinois

A challenging part of my veterinary practice is losing a patient to illness, injury, or other life-altering circumstances. As I work with many patients on a life-long basis, the potential for their loss is something faced during juvenile, adult, or senior years. Yet, the reality that beloved companion animals may no longer coexist in our […]

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Feline Aficionados Converge in Los Angeles for CatConLA 2016

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It’s CatConLA time again.  After attending the inaugural event in 2015, I am very pleased to return to share all things intriguing in the cat realm. What is CatConLA? “Part expo, part symposium, CatConLA showcases some of the world’s top cat-centric merchandise including furniture, art, toys and clothing for those of us who possess a […]

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