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Canine chronic and acute inflammatory rhinitis

Presented here for anyone else whose dog might suffer from canine chronic inflammatory rhinitis (or acute rhinitis, which is Katie’s current state). Overview Rhinitis is an inflammation of the lining of the nose. This is an upper respiratory tract disease; the upper respiratory tract includes the nose, nasal passages, throat (pharynx), and windpipe (trachea). The […]

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Willie, Dylan and “standards”

Amazon Prime streaming brought me Bob Dylan’s latest songbook, Fallen Angels. I flashed immediately to 1978 and Willie Nelson’s Stardust. I don’t know if Willie’s was the first cross-over standards treatment, but it was my first. Willie and Dylan (funny how I think of them, firstName, lastName) both come from the tortured-not-pretty-voice side of musical stardom. Both have […]