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. 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!
- Choosing a new pet
The AVMA has some good information for selecting a new pet.
- VETzInsight Blog
An offbeat, inside look at animal issues.
- Heartworm Society
Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here
- Dogs and Ticks
Learn all about ticks and the diseases they can pass to your pets (and you!)
- Pets & Parasites
Even more about the creepy-crawlies that you don't want on your pet
- Worms & Germs blog
Promoting safe pet ownership
- 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!
- ASPCA Animal Poison Control
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.
- MSU Pet Loss Support
The hotline was established in January of 1994, to provide a nonjudgmental outlet for people to express their feelings and concerns when they are faced with the loss of their cherished animal companion.