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Obesity in dogs: risk factors

Following on from my post on obesity in pets (https://biologybehindthepet.wordpress.com/2017/06/13/obesity-quite-literally-a-growing-problem-in-our-pets/), this post is specific to obesity in dogs. The Association for Pet Obesity Prevention estimates that 54% of dogs are obese even though it can be prevented. 653 more words

Real SocialDads Football Fiesta

Every year the Vets go on tour. I don’t recall the last time we had a match but the intention is there. After booking a new venue and ensuring the weather was organised we started the day at the Oatsheaf, ready to rock and roll. 345 more words


Trump signs law to make VA more accountable for vets' care

WASHINGTON/June 24, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — President Donald Trump signed a bill into law Friday that will make it easier for the Department of Veterans Affairs to fire employees, part of a push to overhaul an agency that is struggling to serve milli…

Gracie Update

It was another of those sorts of nights. Gracie was restless and wanted out every hour or so. I did her bidding. I slept little. She started vomiting which is what happened a week or so ago. 157 more words


Happy Father's Day Cary!

He may first appear to be a man of few words. Get to know him better and you will see the limitless knowledge he carries within. 320 more words


Otter Spotting

OK so I know I’ve been pretty rubbish at keeping this blog updated, I guess life has just taken over, especially know that the summer holidays are fast approaching. 225 more words

How Vets are Treated in Escambia County

Veterans come back from deployment overseas with numerous problems.  Just living like a civilian is a huge challenge.  Marriages of combat vets are more likely to end in divorce; Afghan & Iraq vets is over-represented in homeless communities and prisons.   129 more words