From ANIMAL PEOPLE, January/February 2013:
All My Patients Kick & Bite: Favorite Stories from a Vet’s Practice by Jeff Wells, DVM St. Martin’s Griffin (175 5th Ave., New York, NY 10010), 2012. 246 pages, paperback. $14.99.
Rural Colorado veterinarian Jeff Wells in All My Patients Kick & Bite follows up his 2009 hit All My Patients Have Tales, which was also subtitled “Favorite Stories from a Vet’s Practice.” Chiefly treating livestock, especially sheep and horses, Wells is among many vets aspiring to reprise the success of British veterinarian James Alfred Wright (1916-1995), who began his practice in 1940, and published the first of his 14 books written as “James Herriot” in 1970. Read more