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A smart and creative look at the life of a New York City veterinarian, with a twist of Asian flavor.

  • My own cooked meal.

    Somewhere Down South . . .

    The past few days have been pretty interesting. I flew down south for some R&R from the city life and...

  • Two cows

    Alone

    So a lot’s been going on lately. A lot of good things and a lot of bad things. It’s been...

  • Children everywhere!

    To Have More Kids or Not Have More Kids?

    That is the question. This question that came to my mind when I came across the following article on my...

  • The PBC

    The Pillow Book Chronicles

    “The Pillow Book Chronicles” was a web-series that I started all the way back in 2005. It’s been 8 years...

So remember that I told you guys that I was an honorary member of the Lady Veterinarian (LV) organization at UPLB? (You may think that’s weird, but hey, the ladies love me… haha, joke ๐Ÿ˜› ). Well they were nice…

Cystocentesis Surgery

Ahhhhh, so the week is almost over. It’s Thursday night and I’m sitting at home after some dinner and just relaxing for a bit. I had my physiology lab test today which went alright for the most part and then…

So this week has been a blur. I say that a lot I know, but seriously, I look at this past week and ask myself, “Where the hell has all the time gone?” This week, if you haven’t already guessed…

So while having dinner tonight I decided that my blog site should look a little different. Don’t really know why I thought it should have a new layout, but I decided to go for it since it’s been something that’s…

There are two relatively new groups to the KPOP world which have started to flicker on my KPOP radar. Those two groups are TS Entertainment’s 4-member group Secret, and also DSP Entertainment’s 7-member group Rainbow. The main reasons these two…

Orange Caramel

I’ve been meaning to do this for awhile, but haven’t gotten around to it until now. I really wanted to start doing little reviews of some of the new KPOP artists that have been popping up lately, and this new…

So lately, I’ve had a lot of things to do and on that list of things to do was to head up the surgery team this week in a routine canine castration. Well routine to most vets nowadays who perform…

Ah, these past three days have been really exhausting, but full of good things. On Friday me and my junior clinician group headed down to UP Diliman to finish up our first week of Companion Animal clinics at the teaching…

While I was away from the internet world I’ve been busying myself with exams and also tons of surgeries. For those of you who don’t already know, we have to run a surgery each week. We do our pre-operative exams…