Hannah's Hospice: Decisions Are Getting Real

It was only a week ago that we last spoke here, but in even that short amount of time, we've seen Hannah's cough worsen to a point where...

Hannah's Hospice: Two Steps Forward, One Step Back

Caring for an aging pet with multiple health issues comes with a number of challenges, one of which is that even when we make...

Hannah's Hospice: Biospy Results and Next Steps

Great news! Hannah's biopsy results came back and they point strongly toward irritable bowel disease and not stomach cancer! This was a huge...

Hannah's Hospice: A Clearer Path

As you all know, I've been very worried about Hannah recently as she has not been her usual self. In order to get a better handle on...

Hannah's Hospice: A Reality Check and Our CBD Trial

It's been awhile since I checked in here, and that's because for the last month or so, Hannah was doing so well that we were actually in denial...

Hannah's Hospice: Unavoidable Uncertainty

Although Hannah continues to be her usual happy self, yesterday evening was a sobering time in this journey for my wife and I. I had just come...

CVH Quick Tip: The Do's and Don'ts of Pet Oral Healthcare

We focus a lot on pet dental health during the month of February, but good oral healthcare doesn’t just happen at the vet, and it...

Mazunte Project 2019: A Veterinary Journey to Create a Better World

As many of you know, Dr. Wissel and I returned to Oaxaca, Mexico this winter to participate in the Mazunte Project and assist Palmarito...

Hannah's Hospice: Life Is Better With A Friend

Hannah and I had a great walk today, which we do nearly every afternoon regardless of the weather. It has been part of her daily routine for many...

Patient Spotlight: Lilly's Story

We first met Lilly in May of 2017. Her story started in a perfectly ordinary way, at least for us. Always the chunky cat in the house,...

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