Never Turn Your Back on an Angus Cow: My Life As a Country Vet My Life As a Country Vet, David Fisher
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Never Turn Your Back on an Angus Cow: My Life As a Country Vet

Author: David Fisher, Dr. Jan Pol

Narrator: Tom Perkins

Unabridged: 4 hr 20 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Tantor Audio

Published: 08/14/2014

Genre: Pets - Reference

Synopsis

Dr. Jan Pol is not your typical veterinarian. Born and raised on a dairy farm in the Netherlands, he is the star of Nat Geo Wild's hit show The Incredible Dr. Pol and has been treating animals in rural Michigan since the 1970s. Dr. Pol's 20,000-plus patients have ranged from white mice to 2,600-pound horses and everything in between. From the time he was twelve years old and helped deliver a litter of piglets on his family's farm to the incredible moments captured on his hit TV show, Dr. Pol has amassed a wealth of stories of what it's like caring for this menagerie of animals. He has established himself as an empathetic yet no-nonsense vet who isn't afraid to make the difficult decisions in order to do what's best for his patients—and their hard-working owners. Reminiscent of the classic books of James Herriot, Never Turn Your Back on an Angus Cow is a charming, fascinating, and funny memoir that will delight animal lovers everywhere.

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