links

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!

  1. Choosing a new puppy  This is a nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy. 
  2. Heartworm Society    Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here!
  3. 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!  
  4. National Animal Poison Control Center This is the website of the National Animal Poison Control Center. It includes a library, links to other sites, and phone numbers for the poison control center.
  5. 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.
  6. Rainbow Bridge Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members
  7. 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.
  8. Companion Animal Parasite Council  This is a great site for information on intestinal worms and other pet parasites



  9. vetapedia
    Vetapedia is an online resource designed to help veterinarians and staff answer pet owners’ questions and promote active interest in pet health.
  10. pawpage
    PawPage is a free social networking platform created to bring together pet owners and pet businesses in an engaging experience that goes beyond traditional face-to-face meetings, uniting users that all share a common love for their pets.
  11. petcaretv
    PetCARE TV, LLC is a leader in providing the veterinary profession with client education tools to improve client awareness of pet health needs and the role their veterinarian plays in the delivery of these services.