Ame Vanorio

Ame Vanorio works part-time as a vet assistant at Licking Valley Veterinary Services. She is a freelance writer specializing in organic gardening, pets, wildlife, and alternative energy topics. In addition, Ame is the director of Fox Run Environmental Education Center where she teaches classes on environmental issues and is a licensed wildlife rehabilitator. Ame lives off-grid in Falmouth, Kentucky with too many animals to count.

EPM and Your Horse

EPM is an equine disease that affects the central nervous system. EPM stands for Equine Protozoal Myeloencephalitis. EPM causes horses to become unbalanced and weak. They may have facial paralysis and difficulty swallowing. If your horse is having neurological problems seek the advice of your veterinarian. What Causes EPM? EPM is caused by very tiny …

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Why Do You Need Veterinarian Records For Your Pet?

Having your pet’s medical records is very important. Just like with humans these records give your medical provider important information. Your vet needs to know what vaccines or treatments your pet has received as well as prescriptions and any emergency treatments. As your pet’s parent it’s essential you have these records on hand. What Are …

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NEWSFLASH! We are hiring! Vet Tech and office assistant

Please read the description to make sure you feel a good fit for the position. Then follow the directions to apply. About Us LVVS is a growing family-owned practice located in Butler, KY. We see large and small animals and exotics. Our practice is growing quickly and offers opportunities for growth and production bonuses. We …

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Fox Run Environmental Education Center

What is Wildlife Rehabilitation?

At Licking Valley Vet we treat a wide range of animals. Everything from rabbits to dogs to horses. We also treat wildlife through our local wildlife rehabilitation centers. What is Wildlife Rehabilitation? Wildlife rehabilitation or rescue is when wild animals are placed in the care of a licensed wildlife rehabilitator. This would include wildlife that …

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