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. If you are looking for links for product information on recommended heartworm and flea preventatives, click here to be directed to a page with those icon links at the bottom. 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!
Tips on finding the right dog, life with your dog, and much more.
Breed Directory by Animal Planet
Provides a description of each breed plus a questionnaire to determine which
breed might be best for you!
Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here!
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 counseling resources, hotline number and many other resources.
This is the website of the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center.
It includes a library, links to other sites, and phone numbers for the poison control center.
Plants Toxic to Animals -- Vet Med Library, UIUC
A lot of information about toxic plants can be found here.
You can search under common name or scientific name of the plant.
This site is sponsored by Novartis, the makers of Sentinel and Interceptor,
and has useful information on heartworm prevention and flea control for pet owners.
You may also sign up for email preventative medication reminders.
Growing Up with Pets
This site, also sponsored by Novartis, is a parent's resource for raising happy kids with healthy pets.
Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members
American Veterinary Medical Association
This site is a good starting point to learn more about a variety
of topics and the latest subjects in veterinary medicine.