Category: Veterinary Medical Reference Books

A Gift of Spot – Black Friday Special

Purchase Speaking for Spot through this link between November 26, 2010 and November 30, 2010 at a special “black Friday” price of $15.00.  Your book(s) will be personally signed and, if desired, receive complimentary holiday gift wrap. Nancy Kay,… Read More

Speaking for Spot (the book and the blog) named winners in the 2009 Dog Writer's Association Annual Competition

Dr. Nancy Kay’s book, Speaking for Spot: Be the Advocate Your Dog Needs to Live a Happy, Healthy, Longer Life and her Speaking for Spot Blog were honored at the Dog Writers Association of America Annual Writing Competition… Read More

Financial Assistance to Help Pay for Veterinary Care

Imagine my horror upon reading the following news story:  “A Rhode Island man who says he couldn’t afford veterinary care for his dog has been charged with illegally operating on the pet.”  The article goes on to describe… Read More

The Birth of a Book

I’ve given birth to three children, but never have I experienced a pregnancy as long and arduous as the one associated with the birth of my first book, Speaking for Spot! I laugh when I recall how naïve… Read More

November Book Signing – Tattered Cover Bookstore, Denver CO

Please join us at Tattered Cover Colfax Avenue Book Store, 2526 East Colfax Avenue, Denver, Colorado (303) 322-7727 on November 7, 2008 at 7:30 pm for the next Speaking for Spot book-signing event.

Speaking of Speaking for Spot

I am looking forward to speaking to Bearded Collie Fanciers at the Bearded Collie Club of America National Specialty in Sonoma CA the last week of October and to a regional club meeting for the Bay Area Cavalier… Read More

Pet Talk Radio

Speaking for Spot was recently the topic of discussion on three pet talk radio segments.  You can listen to the interviews and interesting discussions on a wide range of canine health care topics on the Speaking for Spot… Read More

October Book Signing – Speaking for Spot – Copperfield's

Please join us at Copperfield’s Books, Montgomery Village, Santa Rosa CA on Wednesday, October 22, 2008 at 7:00 pm for the next Speaking for Spot book signing event. We had a very successful book signing at Copperfield’s.  Julie… Read More

Reviews of Speaking for Spot

Written reviews of Speaking for Spot have recently been published in The Cavalier Wag, the newsletter of the Bay Area Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Club, The Berner Beat, the newsletter of the Bernese Mountain Dog Club of Northern… Read More

Book Signing at the Marin Humane Society

I recently attended the Marin Humane Society’s 101st Birthday Bash celebration which provided an opportunity for many local dog owners to see Speaking for Spot first hand.