Photo Day

Saturday morning, Judah woke up at 3:30am belly laughing. After an hour of listening to him crack up, I snuck in and scooped Jacob out of their room and nestled him in our bed. The three of us, Josh, me and Jacob snuggled in and slept while Judah continued his late-night comedy act. The kid is hilarious…even if he’s his own audience. I’m not sure when he fell back to sleep, but he carried that happy-go-lucky attitude throughout the day. I think having a good ol’ fashioned family day (including grandparents) made his day.

I loved yesterday. The sun slowly came up and peeked out from behind the fog and coffee brewed while Josh made pancakes. The added bonus of having my mom bustling around the kitchen, fill requests like “Can you find my red race car G-Ma?” made it all the better. And somehow we got a free second to sit and drink coffee at the breakfast table before the boys requested more attention. 

The boys were thrilled to wake up from their nap to G-Pa sitting on the couch. The groggy smiles and volunteered hugs proved it.
We spent the afternoon driving around town and making a quick stop at Treasure Island to explore.

Two peas in a pod.Jacob spent the better part of our excursion managing that push pop. It was serious business. Josh and I felt like we were on a date because my parents took over stroller duty while we walked ahead munching on Cheetos and taking photos. 

Oh those kisses and hugs!Glasses are a big hit around here lately; Especially since G-Ma wears them. Little Nerdy Gingers.We had such a good weekend. I loved getting to show my parents around our new area and I’m glad my mom is staying with us the rest of this week. There’s something special about having family around that makes little pleasures like Sunday pancakes and walks around the neighborhood that much better, don’t you think?

Veterinary medicine

Veterinary medicine is the branch of medicine that deals with the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disease, disorder and injury in non-human animals. The scope of veterinary medicine is wide, covering all animal species, both domesticated and wild, with a wide range of conditions which can affect different species.

Veterinary medicine is widely practiced, both with and without professional supervision. Professional care is most often led by a veterinary physician (also known as a vet, veterinary surgeon or veterinarian), but also by paraveterinary workers such as veterinary nurses or technicians. This can be augmented by other paraprofessionals with specific specialisms such as animal physiotherapy or dentistry, and species relevant roles such as farriers.

Veterinary science

Veterinary science helps human health through the monitoring and control of zoonotic disease (infectious disease transmitted from non-human animals to humans), food safety, and indirectly through human applications from basic medical research. They also help to maintain food supply through livestock health monitoring and treatment, and mental health by keeping pets healthy and long living. Veterinary scientists often collaborate with epidemiologists, and other health or natural scientists depending on type of work. Ethically, veterinarians are usually obliged to look after animal welfare.

Deepwood Veterinary Clinic

19 January 2019

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