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Philosophies

Philosophies in Veterinary Care, examples include Euthanasia and other weighty decisions and practices

Very Possible Cure For Some Cancers

Very Possible Cure For Some Cancers A convergence of research on antioxidants, gut microbes, the immune system, and cellular modulation and aging, has presented a possible cure for cancers. I really think so.

I’m Angry

Hill’s Pet Nutrition is GREAT for homeless pets. (Click) That’s not what makes me angry. Hill’s Pet Nutrition saves more animals, FEEDS more homeless animals, DOES MORE for homeless animals than the ASPCA, the...

The Two Gallon Fish Bowl: Cool, or Cruel?

Cruel or Cool? The Fish Bowl The two-gallon fish bowl is ubiquitous in our society and has seen the residence of literally billions of Koi, goldfish and pond fish. I would estimate that almost...

Any Allergy Dermatology Case Fixed First Try

I am endorsing this protocol for folks that want immediate results and ultimately, fewer trips to the vet. Any Allergy Dermatology Case Fixed First Try It’s a shotgun approach I am seeing engaged by...

Why I Have Never Lost a Patient Under Anesthesia

There are only two reasons why I have never lost a patient under anesthetia, and neither of those reasons has anything to do with me being amazing. Anybody could do it. Why I have...

Why Some Doctors Just “Aren’t Feeling It”

Why some doctors are the way they are Hopefully we all know doctors who followed their bliss and are working with medicine patients and surgery, living the dream. I don’t think that is the...

Euthanasia at Johnson Vet Services

Here, putting a dog down is done as peacefully as possible. You can be with them for all of it. Everything’s done in the exam room. Anyone you want can be there in your...

Three Foolproof Skin Strategies for Itchy Dogs

Three Foolproof Skin Strategies for Itchy Dogs include antibiotics and a scorched-earth policy using shampoo that eliminates fungus and bacteria. Followed by Cytopoint. Alternatives include steroids and antibiotics, or even taking your pet to...

Any Skin Case Can Be Fixed

It’s important that you know I’m not being sarcastic when I say I can fix (almost) any skin case. I’m being serious; but I’m also discounting the fact that some of what I am...

Dogs That Are Very Heavy But Barely Eat At All

Dogs That Are Very Heavy But Barely Eat At All These cases are often Hypothyroid but there are other possibilities. For example, appetite suppression occurs in overweight dogs. It’s mother nature’s way of preserving...

Time

The Decision to Euthanize a Beloved Pet When it’s about that time, to let a pet ‘go’ because it’s suffering is going to be endless and incurable, people struggle with the decision about “when”...