Helpful Links

Dogs and Cats

American Association of Feline Practitioners

The Cat Fanciers' Association (CFA)

The above 2 sites have a lot of good information for cat owners.

Indoor Pet Initiative

Great information on providing your cat or dog with the things it needs to be a happy and healthy indoor pet.

How to Train Your Dog not to Bark!

Great Behavior and Training Information

How to Change Your Cat to a Canned Food Diet

Disease Control and Prevention

How to Brush your Cat's (and Dog's) Teeth

Dental Cleaning Without Anesthesia!

Why this is NOT a safe procedure!

Which Dental Products Really Work?

Heartworm Society

Find out more about heartworms!

National Animal Poison Control Center

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.

West Nile Virus

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

Pet Library

A vast library of information that is easily navigated.

American Veterinary Medical Association

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