Pet Resources

We’re aware of the vast amount of information available online. Our team has taken the time and evaluated the following sites.

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Resources we Trust

Dog Resources

The team at Animal Medical Center of Troy has put together a list of pet resources that we stand by.

Basic Dog Care from Purina.

The Senior Dogs Project. A website devoted to looking out for older dogs.

Dogs For Kids Resource Guide – Provided By Bump Reveal.

The American Kennel Club’s list of dog breeds from A to Z.

Learn About Heartworm Disease in Dogs.

Cat Resources

The Cat Fancier’s Association has information on cat shows, cat breeds, cat care, as well as a showcase of top winning cats.

Cat care tips from Purina

Cornell University Veterinary School’s Feline Health Center website contains information on medical topics relating to cat health care.

Ohio State University’s Indoor Cat Initiative provides information related to enriching the lives of indoor cats.

Information about Feline Hyperthyroidism

Heartworm is not only a disease for dogs; cats can get Heartworm, too. Learn more by visiting The Feline Heartworm Society.

General Resources

The ASPCA exists to promote humane principles, prevent cruelty and alleviate fear, pain and suffering in animals.

Visit the ASPCA’s Animal Poison Control Center website for any animal poison-related emergency.

If animals were able to talk, you would find their voices at The Humane Society of the United States. The Humane Society promotes the protection of all animals. Here you will find many wonderful animal-related stories and lots of valuable information on pet care, pet adoption and animal welfare issues.

Learn more about the human-animal health connection at the Pet Partners.

A Source of Information for You and Your Pet.

Solutions to your Pet’s Behavior Problems provided to you by the ASPCA.

Are you looking to adopt a pet? Are you looking for a lost pet? You can do both at PetFinder.com.

Recommendations for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of parasite infections.

Are you worried your that your pet consumed something dangerous? The Pet Poison Helpline can help.

Visit Great Pets for expert pet advice.

For information on West Nile Virus, visit the Center for Disease Control and Prevention

Pet Adoption for Seniors: Benefits, Care, and Risks

Pet Loss Resources

The University of Florida offers a Grief Support Hotline plus some articles on coping with pet loss.

Tufts University offers a Grief Support Hotline and articles regarding the loss of a pet.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine’s Pet Loss Support Hotline

Pet Travel Resources

Visit DogFriendly before you plan your trip.

Basic information on domestic and international travel of pets by the US Department of Agriculture