Thoroughbred Racing

As a young woman, I loved horse racing.  Watching the magnificent horses thunder around the track gave me goose bumps.  I remember cheering for Secretariat as he finished the final leg of the Triple Crown.  He was poetry in motion.  I hoped to become a large animal veterinarian and someday work with race horses.  All that changed in […]

Tigre, The Cat Who Picked My Husband

        Tigre As a veterinarian, I usually adopt the hard luck cases.  Animals that I affectionately refer to as “medical rejects”.  After our beloved cat died, my husband and I drove to the Arizona Humane Society to adopt a cat named Cuddles.  Someone tried to kill him by crushing his skull.  The sweet cat survived the ordeal although his […]