All My Patients Have Tales

All My Patients Have Tales

Favorite Stories From A Vet's Practice

Large Print - 2009 | Large print ed.
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This heartwarming and funny collection of stories by a dedicated veterinarian features wild horses, porcupine quill-covered dogs, male cats in labor, an extremely ornery pygmy donkey, an enormous hog, and many other domestic - and not so domestic - animals. Wells begins as an inexperienced recent graduate and emerges as a caring and beloved veterinarian, narrating many uplifting, life-altering, life-threatening, and hilarious episodes along the way.
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2009.
Edition: Large print ed.
ISBN: 9781410417282
141041728X
Branch Call Number: 636.089092 W454w2
Characteristics: 345 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Misty20 Mar 30, 2012

Fun book for animal lovers. I especially enjoyed the stories about cats and dogs. Writer is a caring and sensative animal lover with a great sense of humor.

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Aug 06, 2011

Do you love animals more than anything in the world and have thought that you'd like to be a veterinarian? Wells, a practicing veterinarian in a rural Rocky Mountain Colorado clinic, delivers a humorous and insightful look at his life and work with a wide range of animals. He recounts his rigorous education and on-the-job training as a vet commencing in rural eastern South Dakota. His 36 stories range from treating circus animals to miniature pigs to yaks, along with a host of cat, dog and horse anecdotes. Anyone who loves animals or has enjoyed James Herriot's books will love these short, down-home stories filled with heartfelt emotion and laugh-out-loud incidents.

333abilene May 20, 2011

Delightful book with plenty of guaranteed laughs. Hope Dr. Wells finds the time to write again........soon, please.

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