EDEKA is one of Germany’s oldest grocery chains. It was founded 1898 in Berlin. They are simply everywhere across Germany, every town and city does have at least one store, if not more. Their slogan is “We love Groceries” . . . well obviously they do not love people. They still sell Russian products and it’s not only these salted sunflower seeds, nope, there are plenty of other products directly from Russia. One has to wonder if EDEKA is openly supporting Russia or if the store owner is just ignorant on a criminal level.
I did my groceries in this store since 2005. Today I told them that I’m not coming back and why I’m not coming back anymore. Don’t get me wrong, the staff there are totally sweet people, always friendly and helpful. The woman I was talking to said the owner most likely didn’t think about it and that she would let them know. I wonder how in the world can you not think about it? I didn’t they just not wanna think about? Well, I will do my groceries at our local Aldi. I hate it, it’s small, dirty and gross but they don’t support Russia and that makes Aldi my top choise for my next grocery.
Huston we’ve got a problem! With our vet. Well, I got the problem, Ami loves him to pieces for some strange reason. First of all, that Vet is the only Vet I can reach without help, else I would never even consider him. It’s not like he is not friendly or so. No, that’s not it. And Ami is totally nuts about him, which I fail to understand. That guy is just totally incompetent and lazy beyond your wildest imagination.
Some weeks ago Ami started to have trouble with her right front leg. She started to founder. So I made a vet app right away to have it checked out. He just looked at her leg and handed me some pain killers and told me that it “might be just an inflammation”. Back at home I started with my own research. I know, it’s quite common in dogs to have problems with joints and sinews. First I got some dietary supplement for her that’s made for that matter but on closer inspection I figured that it wouldn’t help much, if at all. Way to much useless filling agent and way to little active ingredient.
A friend of mine recommended a herbalist she gets stuff for her horse from. She got a herbal mix made just for that problem. That and 2.5 g MSM every day made her feel much better. I even noticed a change in the way she moves. Overall very positive change but now and then she still founders. So back to the vet. He looks at her leg, listened to my treatments (and it seemed he agreed with it) and then he grabs in his shelf and wants to hand me pain killers again. What the hell is wrong with you dude. Stop guessing and stop selling me useless pills that don’t do good. Diagnostic would be nice. I told him I want an x ray to figure it out and he was like “mumblemumble but I haven’t located it yet”. That was the point where I almost snapped. It’s her leg you dimwit and that’s why we gonna do an x ray now. To locate the exact spot in her leg that makes her founder. That’s called diagnostic. You should know that.
You know, the point is, he makes more money with guessing and handing out useless pills than to do a proper diagnosis followed by the right treatment. So tomorrow at 11.15 am we got our x ray app. Please cross finger for her that it is nothing serious. Have a pawesome and be be safe out there. ❤