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!
- VeterinaryPartner.com This website will be similar in content to the information provided in our Pet Library since it is created by the same organization - VIN - the Veterinary Information Network. VIN is a place for veterinarians to go where they can exchange ideas, discusses cases, and recieve advise from experts in their field. Sewell Animal Hospital is a member of VIN.
- Remind My Pet Have a hard time remembering to give your pet monthly heartworm preventative? They can help.
- Choosing a new puppy From the AKC, this is a nice place to start. Get answers about new puppies - general questions and breed specifics. Here's another resource from AVMA. Or try answering these questions. (AAHA)
- Healthy Dog How to keep your best friend healthy. (AVMA)
- Healthy Cat Resources for cat owners about the general health, wellness and welfare of our feline companions. (AVMA)
- American Heartworm Society Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here! Heartworms affects both dogs and cats!
- 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.
- The Companion Animal Parasite Council CAPC is a non-profit organization of veterinarians and parasitologists dedicated to protecting your family and your pets from parasites and zoonotic disease
- Rainbow Bridge Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members. Another site that also helps cope with pet loss is found here.
- American Veterinary Medical Association Established in 1863, the AVMA is a not-for-profit association representing more than 80,000 veterinarians working in private and corporate practice, government, industry, academia, and uniformed services. Structured to work for its members, the AVMA acts as a collective voice for its membership and for the profession. The AVMA site also has information for pet owners.
- Protect Your Pet Information on steps to protect your pets from natural disasters, including making plans and preparing kits.