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.
- Heartworm Society
Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here!
- 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.
- 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.
- Rainbow Bridge
Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members
- 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.
- Janet and Binky's Nutritional Information
This website provides nutritional information on commercially available cat foods to help regulate your diabetic cat.
- Indoor Cat Initiative
This website provides helpful tips to reduce stress and provide enrichment for your cat. This is especially important in those cats who suffer from feline lower urinary tract disease.
- USDA Export/Import Requirements
Planning on traveling out of country with your four legged companion? Be sure to check out the USDA's website well in advance! They provide the import/export requirements for other countries. Some countries require vaccinations, deworming, microchipping, blood tests, and international health certificates to be completed months to days prior to travel.
- Orthopedic Foundation for Animals (OFA)
For those who are breeding dogs find all the forms, protocols, and testing offered by OFA.
- Cat Info
This website is written by a veterinarian and covers all things feline related. It provides helpful information about nutrition and the importance of wet food and how to transition your finicky cat from dry.