Links & Resources

General Pet Sites

Animal Poison Control Center – Provided by the ASPCA for any animal poison-related emergency.

Center for Veterinary Medicine – U.S. Food and Drug Administration

The Humane Society of the United States – If animals were able to talk, you would find their voices at The Humane Society. They promote the protection of all animals. Here you will find many wonderful animal-related stories and lots of valuable information on pet care, pet adoption and animal welfare issues.

Pet Partners – Learn more about the human-animal health connection.

Pet Place – A Source of Information for You and Your Pet with over 10,000 vet-approved articles.

Pet Behavior Problems – Solutions provided to you by the ASPCA. – Are you looking to adopt a pet? Are you looking for a lost pet? You can do both using Pet Finder!

Pets & Parasites – Recommendations for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of parasite infections.

Veterinary Partner – A service of Veterinary Information Network

Dog Related Sites

Basic Dog Care – Provided by Purina.

The Senior Dogs Project – A website devoted to looking out for older dogs.

American Kennel Club – Dog breeds from A to Z.

American Heartworm Society – Learn About Heartworm Disease in Dogs.

Clean Run – Information on Dog Agility & Training.

Cat Related Sites

The Cat Fancier’s Association – Information on cat shows, cat breeds, cat care, as well as a showcase of top winning cats.

Cat Care Tips – From Purina.

Cornell Feline Health Center – Information on medical topics relating to cat health care.

Indoor Cat Initiative – Ohio State University provides information related to enriching the lives of indoor cats.

Guide to Feline Diabetes – Information on diagnosis and treatment. The Feline Heartworm Society – Dogs aren’t the only ones that can get heartworms! These sites offer more information on Feline Heartworm Disease.

Pet Loss Support

University of Florida – Grief Support Hotline plus some articles on coping with pet loss.

Tufts University – Grief Support Hotline and articles regarding the loss of a pet.

Pet Loss Support Hotline – Offered by the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine.

Grief Support Hotline – Offered by the University of Illinois.

Haisley Pet Loss Services – Offering grief support and “Memorial Planning” services.

Travelling With Your Pet

DogFriendly – Check out their pet travel guides for around the world before you plan your trip.

Travelling With Your Cat – Offered by the Feline Advisory Bureau

US Department of Agriculture – Basic information on domestic and international travel of pets.

Veterinary Associations

AAVMC – Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges

ABVP – American Board of Veterinary Practitioners

ACVIM – American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine

ASPCA – The ASPCA exists to promote humane principles, prevent cruelty and alleviate fear, pain and suffering in animals.

AVMA – American Veterinary Medical Association

TCVMA – Treasure Coast Veterinary Medical Association