Monthly Archives: September 2012

My biggest concern of last week: “clucking” to my human patients after a week of tending to the animal ones

Whew.  What a week last week.  I wore plenty of different hats, just not one of ‘blogger extraordinaire’ I’m afraid.  I dug myself out of mothballs to go be a veterinarian.  Now that was an interesting experience.  Then I was … Continue reading

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For Buddy

I’m doing some relief veterinary work at a clinic in Casper this week. It’s everything veterinary medicine is…challenging, fun, interesting and, unfortunately, incredibly sad. I met a 4 yr old Bernese Mountain dog named Buddy yesterday.  The first case of the … Continue reading

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One of the 47% and darned skippy, you-bet-you’re-bippy, happy about it!–UPDATE–***UPDATE redux 2***

Sorry.  Couldn’t help myself.  I simply had to inject my teensy, tiny, little opinion into this. Cause you know what?  I’m one of those 47% he’s talkin’ about.  (He being the Super Duper Republican nominee for President…Mitt Romney, in case … Continue reading

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What a superbly lovely day!!

We had a lovely day today (Sunday).  We got to take a hike together this afternoon and enjoy the definitely fall weather.  A bright blue sky, no clouds in sight and a bit of a cool breeze made for a … Continue reading

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Quote of the Day: “Well…I’m a Republican!”

Yup.  She really said that.  Mad about me denying her another piece of cake (as in seconds), the little cherub offered up this statement intended to pierce her dear mother’s heart to its core.  Unfortunately for her it didn’t have … Continue reading

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Living with Mr. Right aka Mr. Man’s Man/Woman’s Man/Everyman/Superman

Some of you may have been wondering just who this Mr. Man’s Man/Woman’s Man/Everyman/Superman is that I am constantly referring to.  And you may have been thinking that there is no way someone of that magnitude actually exists in real … Continue reading

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Visitor of the Day

Good morning. So this lovely bird showed up yesterday morning, sitting on the fence in the front yard.  He was there again this morning, though I didn’t get a good picture.  Ironically, as soon as the bird left the fence … Continue reading

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I’m just sayin’…

Was it the title of the post?  Or have I crossed the line with the Dark Side editorializing?  Cause this nifty little blog thingy lets me know how many times a certain post is seen, etc.  Actually there are so … Continue reading

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Question of the Day: Pot calling kettle black?

Here is my question this morning.  Did we not, as the United States of America, round up people of Japanese descent and place them in “camps” because we freaked out and thought they were all bad, bad people? Have we … Continue reading

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The March of the Maggots (another excerpt from the Diaries of a Mad Ranchwife)

*******WARNING*********Triple X (XXX) SQUEAMISH FACTOR********NOT for the faint of heart or stomach***** (OF NOTE: The following is a copy of an email sent to friends and family on Wednesday 19 October 2011.  It is necessary to the story at the … Continue reading

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