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Helpful Links

Dogs and Cats


The Cat Fanciers' Association (CFA)
The above 2 sites have a lot of good information for cat owners.
 
Great information on providing your cat or dog with the things it needs to be a happy and healthy indoor pet.
 
Disease Control and Prevention

Why this is NOT a safe procedure!


Find out more about heartworms!

This is the website of the National Animal Poison Control Center. It includes a library and phone numbers for the poison control center.

Plants Toxic to Animals, Introduction -- Vet Med Library, UIUC
A lot of information about toxic plants can be found here. You can search under common name or scientific name of the plant.

This site has the latest information on the spread of West Nile Virus in the US, as well as information on disease transmission, symptoms, etc.



Veterinary Medicine

A vast library of information that is easily navigated.

This is a good site to learn more about a variety of topics in veterinary medicine.

Veterinary Schools in the United States
For those looking to pursue veterinary medicine, this is a link to all of the websites of veterinary schools in the United States.  Also good to read