On the Up and Up [Merry Monday]

So a friend, a very smart friend indeed, suggested this idea to me. I don’t want this to be doom and gloom, although some of it is unavoidable. So every Monday I wan’t ya’ll to think about something happy. And fantastic. And wonderful. Lets get outside of our own heads, focus on the positive, and…

Loss & Gain [Shared Experience]

Hey folks. Here is the first post in (hopefully) what will be a long chain of people who want to share their experiences with their classmates. Feel free to comment offering support, words of wisdom, etc…. The purpose of this blog is to be open and supportive, so lets get to doing that. If this…

Catharsis

Let’s have a heart to heart, Virginia Tech Vets. Veterinarians and vet students aren’t exactly the picture of health (your results may vary). I don’t say this to suggest that vets just can’t get their shit together, I say this because we are expected and encouraged to sacrifice our lives for our passion. In a…

All Things Bright and Beautiful

All things bright and beautiful, All creatures great and small, All things wise and wonderful, The Lord God made them all. If that stirs something inside of you, it may be because it was the reason you decided to be become a veterinarian in the first place. These are lines from a poem that James…