The following links provide helpful information on a variety of topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care. Please share your suggestions for links that you would like to see added to this page!
Veterinary Partner Pet Health Library
VIN is the world’s first and largest online veterinary community.
CareCredit knows pets are family too. That’s why they offer veterinary financing to help keep your most cherished family members in top shape.
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 house-soiling, barking dogs, aggression, or any other behavioral problem, check this one out!
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. For poisoning emergencies, please dial 888-426-4435.
The Cat Fanciers’ Association (CFA)
The Cat Fanciers’ Association website has lots of pictures, as well as information on cat breeds, cat care, upcoming cat shows, and much more.
American Kennel Club
The AKC is a not-for-profit organization and the largest purebred dog registry in the world. They are the sports-governing body for over 22,000 dog events a year, including conformation (dog shows) and exciting sports like agility, obedience, rally, tracking, lure coursing, earthdog, herding trials, among others.
American Association of Feline Practitioners
The AAFP is like the American Medical Association for cat doctors, and has lots of good information regarding feline health.
USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
The USDA maintains this website with information on a variety of animal health related topics, including Regulations regarding Domestic and Overseas Travel with a Pet.
Veterinary Schools in the US
This is a great link to all of the websites of veterinary schools in the United States.
American Veterinary Medical Association
This site is a good starting point to learn more about a variety of topics, including feline injection-site sarcomas and the latest subjects in veterinary medicine.
Virginia Veterinary Medical Association
The VVMA represents, promotes, and protects the interests of Virginia’s diverse veterinary community and serves as a resource on matters of animal health, animal welfare, and the human animal bond.
Ohio State University Indoor Pet Initiative
Promotes the human-animal bond by giving caregivers the information and tools needed to help their pets thrive across their lifespan.