Educational Links



The internet is a wealth of information - so much so that sometimes locating quality websites can be challenging. That's why our staff has taken the time to find a few links to share with you that we think you'll find helpful:

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Healthy Pet by American Animal Hospital Association

A wealth of resources from the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA), including pet care resources, information on breed, behavior, disease, animal bond, nutrition, pet care tips, preventive care info, adoption, relocation and travel tips, as well as a section dedicated to children, which contains a variety of fun animal-related games and activities.




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Veterinary Partner

The Veterinary Partner website provides pet owners with information about general pet health and care, nutrition, behavior, first aid and emergency preparedness, medications and various medical conditions. Whatever you're looking for, if it's information that will make your pet happier and healthier, you'll find it here! Try browsing around in the Pet Connection with nationally syndicated pet expert and author Gina Spadafori. You can even submit your question to be answered by a veterinary professional.




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Partners for Healthy Pets

Partners For Healthy Pets is a committee associated with the non-profit American Veterinary Medical Foundation dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of America's pets through regular preventive health care. The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA), and other leaders in veterinary medicine support Partners For Healthy Pets. Want to know more? Talk to your veterinarian or visit the Partners for Healthy Pets website.




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ASPCA Poison Control

This is an excellent online resource for any animal poison-related emergency, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The ASPCA's Animal Poison Control Center provides a helpful quick reference list of common plants that are known to be poisonous to pets. It also provides further information regarding symptoms and the degree of toxicity.




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Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement

The Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement is a group of compassionate volunteers who are professionally trained in pet bereavement counseling. The APLB is unique, and its services are free and available to anyone bereaving a beloved pet. The website incorporates the collective wisdom and experience of all of the members of the online community. It offers a wealth of information and resources meant to assist in dealing with the grief of losing a pet.



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United States Department of Agriculture
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service

Your online resouce for information regarding interstate and international travel with pets.