In addition to the Pet Health Care Library, we have provided the following links to websites that provide great information on a variety of topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care.
Choosing a New Puppy This is a nice starter guide by Cesar Milan of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy.
Choosing a New Kitten This is the website for the Humane Society of the United States, and it is a nice starter guide for things that you should consider when getting a new kitten.
Heartworm Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here. We recommend Heartworm testing yearly.
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 house soiling, barking dogs, aggression, or any other behavioral problem, check this one out!
National Animal Poison Control Center This is the website for ASPCA. It includes information on poisonous plants and food, as well as a phone number for the poison control center. There is also a mobile app available.
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.
Lyme Disease This is the website for MSPCA angell. There is information on Lyme disease, how it is treated, ticks and the Lyme vaccine.
Pet Food Recalls This is the website for the FDA. They list up to date information on veterinary recalls.
Periodontal Disease The AVDC website will give you information that will help you understand Periodontal disease in dogs and cats.