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!
- 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 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!
- Pet Poison Helpline - The 24 hour helpline to assist with potentially poisoned pets. Staffed by veterinarians.
- Veterinary Schools in the US - This is a great link to all of the websites of veterinary schools in the United States.
- USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service - The USDA maintains this website with information on a variety of animal health related topics, including the latest news on such things as Mad Cow Diseases, foot and mouth disease, and many other things.
- West Nile Virus - This site is maintained by the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta, and has the latest information on the spread of West Nile Virus in the US, as well as information on disease transmission, symptoms, etc.
- 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
- 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