Traverse City Record-Eagle

March 7, 2011

Helping in clinic is yucky, rewarding

It's often quite a scene at home

By Camille Tornow
Special to the Record-Eagle

---- — I live in a veterinarian's office; my mom is the vet. I'm called on to help with surgery, in this case delivering puppies. Mom makes the incision and immediately heavy, flowing green mucus pours out onto my arm before oozing to the floor.

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