Resources

In addition to the Pet Health Care Library, we have provided the following website resources to help you with useful information on a variety of topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care. We update this page regularly and welcome your ideas on any resources you would like to see us add to this page to share with other pet owners.

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Online Resources for Veterinary Medicine & Pet Health Care


  • Breeds of Dogs: A quick reference guide to many breeds of dogs, including photos and brief descriptions of each breed’s characteristics.
  • 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!
  • Choosing a new puppy: This is a nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy.
  • Heartworm Society: Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here!

  • 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.
  • Novartis Animal Health: This site is sponsored by Novartis, the makers of Sentinel, Interceptor and Program, and has useful information on heartworm prevention and flea control for pet owners.
  • Rainbow Bridge: Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members.