Holistic Veterinary care


An itchy dog


A text arrived, making my phone buzz and ringle dingle. “Could you come this weekend? He’s nearly out of his tablets…” I texted back and sorted out a time. I drove along, chatting to my brother on the phone. A

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A battered cat


I looked at the X-rays for the fiftieth time. Was there something out of place in her spine, or not? I’d looked at these films until my eyes went fuzzy, and all the other vets in the practice had looked

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A sore eye in a cat


Bedlam… The waiting room was overflowing, and we were all behind. The noise of dogs barking, cats complaining, and people chattering away was gradually getting louder. Last time I popped my head out to call my next consult in, there

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A whippet with a sore back.


Driving, the quiet rattle of bottles and medicines in the back of the van in my ears, the sweeping strip of bitumen hemmed in by the green swaying forest… A peaceful moment of silence, just to be, as I drive

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He’d been fighting again


“Gday Doc, how ya goin?” – I was till half asleep, the phone had jolted me awake in the early morning, deliciously cool. “The silly old bastard’s been fighting again, he’s a hell of a mess, eh. Can you come

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~ Sandi Wickman