The following links provide useful information on a variety of topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care.


Animal Planet Pet Guide
Animal Planet provides both educating and entertaining videos about animals and pet ownership.

American Veterinary Medical Association
The AVMA is a not-for-profit association representing more than 88,000 veterinarians working in the United States. They act as a collective voice for the veterinary profession.

Association of Pet Loss and Bereavement
The APLB offers support to those who are grieving a lost pet.They are professionally trained volunteers in pet bereavement counseling.

ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center
This site contains a 24-hour diagnostic and treatment hotline along with useful pet hazard information.

Dog Pack
Dog Pack supplies in depth information of all American Kennel Club recognized dog breeds including in depth information and photos of each breed.

Dog Owner’s Guide
This link provides a beginners guide to raising a puppy.

The Cat Fanciers’ Association (CFA)
CFA is a non-for-profit association dedicated to the welfare of all cats. Their site provides information on cat breeds, cat care, upcoming cat shows, and more.

Sponsored by the makers of Frontline, this site provides extensive information about fleas and ticks and how you can protect your pet.

Heartworm Society
The American Heartworm Society’s mission is to lead the Veterinary profession and the Public in the understanding of Heartworm disease.

USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
The USDA provides a variety of animal health related topics, including the latest news on happenings in animal heath care in the United States.

Veterinary Information Network
VIN provides continuing education courses for Veterinarians.

Veterinary Medical Colleges
The Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges works to advance the profession of veterinary medicine and prepare new generations of veterinarians.