Stallside

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The tales in this memoir capture the unusual adventures and memorable characters that the author, as a young vet, encounters on his journey to becoming an experienced equine practitioner. Sharing stories of the heart, unique insights into the veterinary occupation, horse care, animal behavior, and human eccentricity, this book describes the coming-of-age experiences that contributed to his chosen direction in later life. Amusing and poignant experiences give warmth and humor to a memoir that will delight animal lovers.

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Matthew Elliot, DVM, is the owner and operator of RiverHorse farm and an equine veterinarian who has been practicing in both California and New York for more than 25 years. He lives in North Salem, New York.

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Matthew Eliott, DVM, has led a fascinating life, and he writes about it in a most informative and amusing manner in Stallside.”  —Jill Murphy, columnist, The Record-Review“Eliott’s book is a quick, easy read. The stories are endearing, the characters sweet.”  —Leslie Threlkeld, Eventing Nation "Entertaining and informative, a delightful read.”  —Lendon Gray, author, Lessons with Lendon"What thoroughly enjoyable stories, and so beautifully written . . . my only regret is that horses can't read. They would love it too.”  —David McCallum, actor“This is simply a fabulous book. Matt Eliott is a gifted writer that pens a perfect mix of heartwarming tales of his career, enough science to give some perspective along with the stories of Matt's very unique upbringing. Matthew was a veterinary school classmate of mine at Purdue University and to learn so much about his life and his career was just a joy. After you buy this book you will have a very hard time putting it down and I am certain you will be buying copies for friends and family.”  —W. Mark Hilton, professor, Purdue University
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