Related Links

Informational Links for the Caring Pet Owner

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 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!
  • 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 housesoiling, barking dogs, aggression, or any other behavioral problem, check this one out!
  • 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.
  • Veterinary Schools in the US
    This is a great link to all of the websites of veterinary schools in the United States.
  • USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
    The USDA maintains this website with information on a variety of animal health related topics, including the latest news on such things as Mad Cow Diseases, foot and mouth disease, and many other things.
  • 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
  • German Shepherd Rescue
    This local group rescues then adopts out German Shepherd dogs.
  • 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
  • Invisible Fence
    Established in 1996, Invisible Fence of Southwest Florida is an authorized, full service Invisible Fence dealership serving Collier, Lee, and Charlotte Counties. Our professionally trained staff is fully focused on protecting your pet with Invisible Fence systems. From installing your system, to training your pet with our exclusive Safe Dog and Perfect Start training to making sure you get the customer support when you need it, Invisible Fence of Southwest Florida is there to help. Whatever the breed, size or temperament of your pet, we can help protect him from danger while being free to play. With over 4700 satisfied local customers as well as support from neighborhood veterinarians, we'll work hard so you can rest easy knowing your pet is safe at home.
  • 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
  • Veterinary Information Network
    VIN is the world's first and largest online veterinary community.