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
This is a nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy.
- Heartworm Society
Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here!
- 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.
- USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
The USDA maintains this website with information on a variety of animal health related topics, including the latest news on such things as Mad Cow Diseases, foot and mouth disease, and many other things.
- Rainbow Bridge
Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members
- West Nile Virus
This site is maintained by the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta, and has the latest information on the spread of West Nile Virus in the US, as well as information on disease transmission, symptoms, etc.
- Care Credit
For emergency treatments and referral facilities to ease the financial burden, please visit the care credit webpage. Here you can pre-apply for credit to be used specifically for your pet at these locations.
- WCOTC Dog Training
Need help training your new puppy or dog? Then please visit this webpage to sign up for classes that are offered for you and your new family member. Classes offered there include puppy socialization, basic 1 obedience, basic 2 obedience, rally, and agility. They also offer Canine Good Citizen (CGC) and Therapy Dog (TDInc) testing. Here you will also find 2 of our technicians (Candice & Brittney) teaching agility classes.
- Pet Finder
Need help in finding a new member of the family? This webpage is a good comprehensive search for dogs and cats that are available for adoption, including at our local shelters.
- Four Footed Friends
A no-kill shelter here in indiana that offers dog, cat, and small rodent adoptions. Please visit their webpage for more information.
- Indiana County Humane Society
This is another animal shelter here in indiana that offers dog and cat adoptions. Please visit their webpage for more information.