The Gift of Pets: Stories Only a Vet Could Tell

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Thorndike Press, 2012 - MEDICAL - 445 pages
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In his delightful second memoir, Bruce Coston shares rich stories about the patients and clients who make his veterinary practice so fulfilling. Among these engaging characters, you'll meet Mr. Johnston, the linguist, and his bullmastiff, Mountain of Love: Rachel, the office prankster; Coston's "girlfriend," Megan; and Mischief, his only patient ever to help pay for her own surgery. You'll marvel at the courage of Lisa, Coston's first veterinary technician. And you'll learn how a love for animals helps us all to be more fully human. Book jacket.

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About the author (2012)

Bruce R. Coston, D.V.M., earned his Doctorate of Veterinary Medicine from the University of Minnesota. He is the author of "Ask the Animals "and "The Gift of Pets". He currently resides in Virginia with his wife, their three cats (Webster, Phelps, and Kimi), and their dog (Starr). While not practicing in his hospital, he enjoys writing, golf, scuba diving, and any time spent on the lake.

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