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About lmfdvm

Wife, mother, sister, daughter, friend, writer, veterinarian, owner of Daniel Island Animal Hospital and child of God

Birthday Poem by Leah

My dearest mother April 20, 2012 By: Leah Flood Mother, mother is the name I call you Ageing, but still beautiful Wise and sweet Caring and nurturing With voice so soft, whispers into my ear Three little words I come … Continue reading

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Living in a multicultural society

A Veteran’s Day Essay by Leah Flood I am proud of our country because today we are able to live together in a mixed group of different people. What I mean by “mixed group of people” is that we are … Continue reading

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Veterinary medicine’s a-changing: the feline side

My last thoughts were about the changes I’ve noted in dog ownership over my lifetime.  This post is about changes in cat ownership.  As a child, I never sat and read about purebred cats – my parents were dog lovers, … Continue reading

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Veterinary medicine’s a-changing: the canine side

During my “free thinking” moments (translation, on a run or bike ride), I have recently been ruminating on the way I’ve seen small animal veterinary care change in my lifetime.  This is a description of the changes I’ve noted in … Continue reading

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Poetry by my daughter

September 2010 (6th grade) My brothers and I By:  Leah Flood I am a sister of two awesome and loving older brothers I wonder if I’ll ever see them soon again I hear the dribbles and laughs of when we … Continue reading

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