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 Choosing a Kennel Club Breed Is now the right time for you to get a dog?
Here are some nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy.
- Heartworm in Canada
How common is heartworm in Canada?
- Curious about diease prevalence in Canada for pets? Check out this up to date map. Diseases mapped include Leptospirosis, Heartworm, Ehrlichiosis, Anaplasmosis and Lyme disease.
- 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!
- 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. Common poisonous plants are listed, as well as "people" foods to avoid giving your pet, and household products that are poisonous to pets.
- Rainbow Bridge
Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members