Pictured here is Rebel, a 15-year old Schipperke mix, with his owners Elizabeth Holman and her children Houston and Angele. The Schipperke was originally bred in Flanders as a boatman's dog to guard the boats. They were also traditionally considered a shoemaker's guard dog. They are friendly, but protective of their environment. In his retirement years, Rebel likes to walk outside and watch cars pass. He also can be seen many times enjoying riding on a Polaris Ranger ATV with his owners, entertaining onlookers. The Holmans are the owners of Ranchland Tractor and ATV in Saucier, Mississippi.
Molly is a 2 year old Shih-tzu whose owners are Virgil and Irene Ishee. She loves to fetch balls and do tricks.
BAY ANIMAL CLINIC's Client of the Week: Susan and Kenneth Bailey
Pictured here is Mercedes, a 7-year-old pit bull. In spite of being arthritic, Mercedes is still rather active. However, she is one of the more relaxed dogs which visit the clinic – nothing seems to bother her! With Mercedes are her owners, Susan and Kenneth Bailey of Pass Christian. They are retired and living on their farm with three dogs and two horses.
BAY ANIMAL CLINIC's Client of the Week: Jackie Yarrington
Ms. Jackie Yarrington is pictured with her cat, Kismet, a Siamese. The Siamese breed is Ms. Jackie's favorite, this being her fourth to have as a client of Bay Animal Clinic. Kismet is a regular client - against his will. Ms. Yarrington is a long-time client and fills her time as an artist. All clients may enjoy her creativity by viewing one of her pictures of Kismet which is on exhibit at Bay Animal Clinic. She is also an active belly dancer and teaches the art of belly dancing. We will not mention age, but she has to be one of the most active clients in our practice.
BAY ANIMAL CLINIC's Client of the Week: JoAnn Mumme
JoAnn Mumme is pictured with her cat, Bobscatt. Ms. Mumme has been a client for about 25 years, having had 2 dogs and three cats in the past. She has done extensive missionary work in South America. Bobscatt is a 10 year old tabby whose claim to fame is having survived Hurrican Katrina and its aftermath for 2 months without known human assistance. Other than an allergy outbreak, he is healthy and shows no side effects from his adventure.
BAY ANIMAL CLINIC's Client of the Week: Suzanne Marshall
Suzanne Marshall is pictured with her dog, Marley, a Boston Terrier. Marley is one of the few dogs who seems to enjoy his visits to Dr. Mahler. Ms. Marshall has been a client for about 15 years, having had several dogs in the past. She travels extensively with her work at NAVOCAENO.
BAY ANIMAL CLINIC's Client of the Week: Kevin Stuart
Kevin Stuart, owner of Straw Hat Lawn and Landscaping, is pictured with his dog, Raquel, a 15 year old Basenji. The Basenji, also known as the lion dog, is a relatively uncommon breed know for being "barkless." Kevin and his wife, Jennette, have been long-term clients of Bay Animal Clinic. At this time, they own five Basenjis along with their cats. Of interest, Kevin was a former brew master at Dixie Brewing Co. of New Orleans.
BAY ANIMAL CLINIC's Client of the Week: Pat Depreo with her dog Little Girl.
Ms. Depreo and her family have been a clients of Bay Animal Clinic, starting with Dr. Akers, since her childhood. She is pictured with her dog, Little Girl, who was adopted 3 1/2 years ago as a stray.