Paraphimosis the “embarrassing situation”

The first time I saw a dog with Paraphimosis I was attached at the KSPCA Mombasa, it was a German Shepard dog about 40kgs, very huge. It was on a Friday late in the afternoon, right about the time I was about to leave for home. Since it was a huge dog, the penis was not any different. … Continue reading Paraphimosis the “embarrassing situation”

The Online consultation

It's around 9 o'clock in the pm and I've just sat down to catch the prime time news. Just before the well poised news anchor can say her name, I receive a text message on whatsapp.  "Who could that be?" I ask myself trying hard to ignore it, but curiosity gets the better part of … Continue reading The Online consultation

Bad Neighbors 

“I think my neighbor poisoned my dog!”  I have never quite understood why this is the most favorite excuse clients give whenever their pets get sick suddenly, perhaps it’s the animosity they have for their neighbors or vice versa. I also tend to think that this animosity comes about because of the constant barking from … Continue reading Bad Neighbors 

Things to Consider Before Getting a Pet. 

So you just moved out into your own space and thinking of getting a pet to cure the loneliness that comes with new spaces. What will determine your choice of the ideal pet is completely dependent on your preferences. Pets have been with us for centuries and even though our relationship was not as close, … Continue reading Things to Consider Before Getting a Pet. 

Effects Of Dog Breeding Through The Years

Can we just take some time to talk about dog breeding and the direction it is headed. Humans have been breeding dogs for over a century and the results are deleterious. At first dog breeding was meant to maintain or improve certain traits such as strength and intelligence, sadly, dog breeding has turned into a … Continue reading Effects Of Dog Breeding Through The Years

Fracture management

I've heard people say that a fracture is one of the most painful conditions one can ever experience. I've never really experienced a fracture (nor do I wish to experience one) but I have experienced a patella subluxation and if there is a worse pain than that then I would rather go by other peoples … Continue reading Fracture management

Senior Citizens… Our Unspoken Heroes.

Please allow me to tell you the story of Jazmine, or as we like to call her, Jazz. Jazz was a young bitch just above a year old when she was brought into the University clinic for a simple spay procedure. The owners, two heavily built men clad in crispy black suits with black shades … Continue reading Senior Citizens… Our Unspoken Heroes.