Vet Gen Blog

  • ORPHANED WILDLIFE II

    Jun 29 2021

    Orphaned Wildlife II In our last article we discussed assisting orphaned or injured baby rabbits.  While Michigan is home to many different types of birds, such as water fowl, raptors,…

  • ORPHANED WILDLIFE

    Jun 11 2021

    Orphaned Wildlife Each spring we see a new generation of young animals beginning to make their way in the world.  Some may still be under their parent’s care or just…

  • Not Business as Usual

    Nov 19 2020

    Not Business as Usual in 2020 As with everyone I talk to, I thought life would be back to normal / business as usual by now – actually, well before…

  • Puppy Growls

    Feb 25 2020

    The Puppy Growls Puppies are definitely a favorite part of this job.  We see puppies representing a wide range of personalities; from quiet and shy to bold and fearless.  Puppies…

  • Cold Laser Therapy

    Jan 28 2020

    Cold Laser Therapy   Cold laser therapy is a drug free alternative that relieves pain, reduces inflammation, and promotes healing.  Cold laser uses light to treat damaged tissue in a…

  • Chocolate Ingestion

    Oct 29 2019

    Chocolate Season is Upon Us   Evidently there IS a “Chocolate Season” and Halloween is where it begins.  Several holidays involve chocolate. Halloween, Christmas, Valentine’s Day, and Easter, are holidays…

  • Cherry Eye

    Sep 24 2019

    Cherry Eye Cherry eye is the common name for a prolapsed gland of the third eyelid.  The eyes contain a series of glands with the purpose of lubricating the eye. …

  • Internet Medicine

    Aug 27 2019

    INTERNET  MEDICINE The internet is a great tool that has revolutionized the world.  In veterinary medicine it’s just that  much easier to share information with each other and our clients. …

  • The Mouse and the Lion

    Jul 16 2019

    The Mouse and the Lion – Aesop’s Tale When we were growing up, most of us heard or read Aesop’s tale of The Mouse and the Lion.  Versions of the…

  • Hot Spots

    Jun 27 2019

    Hot Spots The hot, humid summer months can bring fun in the sun for our pets, but they can also bring seasonal medical concerns.  During this time of year, we…