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General Pet Health Information
Developed by “America’s Veterinarian,” Dr. Marty Becker, the Fear Free initiative aims to take the ‘pet’ out of ‘petrified’ and get pets back for veterinary visits by promoting considerate approach and gentle control techniques used in calming environments.
Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine website containing an extensive search library on animal health.
Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine website. From clipping claws to treating cancer, get the healthcare information you need for your pet.
American Animal Hospital Association website that features an easy-to-use animal health library.
Merck Veterinary Manual with an extensive database of animal health topics.
ASPCA Poison Control database that allows you to search an extensive library of poisonous items that could endanger your pet.
The Cornell University poisonous plants database.
Center for Disease Control website regarding pets and zoonotic diseases. Includes information on animal parasites that can impact human health.
University of Pennsylvania Veterinary Cancer Resource Center is a comprehensive and up-to-date site that includes a question/answer forum with veterinarians who specialize in Oncology.
Information on Specific Diseases
www.felinediabetes.com and www.caninediabetes.org
Pet owners and pet care professionals share opinions on the diagnosis and treatment of feline/canine diabetes. Pet health articles that contain the information that you need to understand this disease and assist you in treatment.
The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine Indoor Cat Initiative. Features helpful information on cat health including urinary problems
Includes very helpful information and treatment options regarding epilepsy in dogs.
CATS, CATS, CATS! – Our feline family can present both medical and behavioral issues which seem an enigma! The websites below contain excellent information about everything from common feline viruses to enriching the environment of your indoor kitty. Purr-fect perusing for a rainy day!
As a Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist, Mary Huntsberry is able to guide you through challenging behavioral issues should your feline or canine companion present them!
Tanzi Leary is a local Force-Free trainer capable of addressing anything from puppy basics to complex aggression cases. Visit her Facebook page to view great articles on dog behavior and training!
Veterinary Associations and Organizations
The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) provides accreditation to only the very best animal hospitals. These hospitals have met a long list of requirements and are tested and inspected every couple of years.
The Greater Baltimore Veterinary Medical Association is a non-profit, member-only organization that was founded in 1955. Their main goal is to provide the highest quality continuing education to the veterinary community here in Baltimore.
The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) is one of the largest and oldest non-profit associations for veterinarians in the world. More than 80,000 veterinarians across the country are members.
The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) is a nationwide, non-profit animal shelter that is dedicated to helping stray and/or neglected and abused animals.
This site offers a complete list of animal shelters, including specific breed rescues, in Maryland