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More Sherlock Holmes Than James Herriot. The Veterinary Detectives
An investigator's progress
  1. Edward Boden

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Roger S. Windsor
414 pages, hardback, £17.99.
Book Guild Publishing 2015.
ISBN 978 1 909984 71 4

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THERE'S never a dull moment in Roger Windsor's account of his life as a veterinary investigator extraordinaire. From solving mysterious deaths in pheasants in East Anglia to identifying disease problems in cattle in Kenya, the author takes us on a breathless journey from his time as a young student in Edinburgh in the 1960s to his work as a senior veterinary officer in East Africa in the 1980s – with many a detour along the way.

Soon tiring of the routine of …

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