In addition to the Pet Health Care Library, we have provided the following links to websites that provide some great information on a variety of topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care. We will update this page frequently, and would love to hear your ideas on links that you would like to see us add to this page to share with other pet owners. Feel free to send us your favorites. If we like them, we will add them to our list!
- CareCredit Help pay for your pets medical care
- ASPCA Animal Poison Control This is the website of the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center. Full of information on poisonous plants, medications, and food as well as the number for emergencies.
- American Veterinary Dental College All about dental care for pets from boarded medical specialists.
- American College of Veterinary Nutrition Answer all your questions about nutrition for pets from boarded veterinary nutritionists.
- Clinical Nutrition Service at Tufts Cummings Veterinary School Learn how to properly assess your pets nutritional needs from clinical veterinary nutritionists.
- Companion Animal Parasite Council Learn about all the parasites that can affect your pet and you! Map the prevalence of diseases where you live.
- American Heartworm Society Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here!
- Behavior problems Founded by Brian Kilcommons and Sharon Wilson, best-selling authors and recognized experts on animal training and behavior, this site is a terrific resource for advice on a variety of behavioral problems. If you want to learn more about feline housesoiling, barking dogs, aggression, or any other behavioral problem, check this one out!
- Association of Pet Loss and Bereavement We have all experienced the pain of losing a pet. The Association of Pet Loss and Bereavement has set up this site for support during this most difficult time. You will find inspirational stories, grief counselling resources, hotline number and many other resources.
- Rainbow Bridge Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members
- Faithful Friends Pet Memorial Service Full service pet crematory offering services for small and large animals
- USDA APHIS Pet Travel The USDA maintains this website for import/export requirements. Whether traveling to another state or another country you can find the guidelines and resources to prepare your pet.
- American Kennel Club The authority on purebred dogs, dog shows and events, and purebred dog health.
- Choosing a new puppy This is a nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy
- American Association of Feline Practitioners The AAFP is like the American Medical Association for cat doctors, and has lots of good information regarding feline health
- The Cat Fanciers' Association (CFA) The Cat Fanciers' Association website has lots of pictures, as well as information on cat breeds, cat care, upcoming cat shows, and much more.
- American Veterinary Medical Association This site is a good starting point to learn more about a variety of topics, including feline injection-site sarcomas and the latest subjects in veterinary medicine
- Veterinary Schools in the US This is a great link to all of the websites of veterinary schools in the United States.