We have provided the following links and resources (below) that provide some great information on various topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care.
We will frequently update this page 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 an excellent starter guide of things you should consider when thinking about getting a puppy. Learn more here.
Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found on this site! Learn more 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 house-soiling, barking dogs, aggression, or any other behavioral problem, check this one out! Learn more here.
Animal Poison Control Center
This is the website of the Animal Poison Control Center. It includes a library, links to other sites, and phone numbers for the poison control center. Learn more here.
There are a number of common plants that may be toxic to dogs and cats and should be avoided. These include:
Australian Flame Tree
Bird Of Paradise
Elephant Ear (Taro)
Lily Of The Valley
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. Learn more here.
Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members. Learn more here.
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. Learn more here.