Birth in a Chicken House: A Collection of Stories, Volume 1000

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Stone Tablets Publ., 1999 - Fiction - 274 pages
This is the story of his family and the career he chose which fulfilled his goal of love for the country, animals, people and life. Dr. James Lucas was born and raised on a farm in Southern Iowa. In his early high school years he vowed to go to veterinary college and return to his hometown to provide veterinary service. He later married his high school sweetheart who also made the promise to make this life's goal with him. Dr. Lucas wishes to take you on his journey depicting the beauty and serenity of Southern Iowa, the memorable characters and unheard of experiences. Relive humorous day-to-day stories of this small town veterinarian dealing with people and animals alike. Book jacket.

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Sometime humorous and sometimes sad stories based on real life experience of veterinarian James Lucas. The short 1-2 page tales make this an easy read when you only little time free for reading. Read full review

Contents

My Vet Practice
13
lowa State Here l Come
17
Calf Loose at the Vet Clinic
21
Copyright

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Lucas is a veterinarian in southern Iowa.

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