Resources

Veterinary Partner

Has your pet been diagnosed with a condition that you’d like more info about? Try searching the site!

 

Practicing Fear Free

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.

 

The Association of American Feed Control Officials

The Business of Pet Food

 

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine

Website containing an extensive search library on Animal Health.

American Animal Hospital Association

A website that features an easy-to-use animal health library.

 

Merck Veterinary Manual

Manual with an extensive database of animal health topics.

 

ASPCA Poison Control

A database that allows you to search an extensive library of poisonous items that could endanger your pet.

 

The Cornell University Poisonous Plants

A database that allows you to search an extensive library of poisonous items that could endanger your pet.

 

Center for Disease Control

A website regarding pets and zoonotic diseases. Includes information on animal parasites that can impact human health.

 

University of Pennsylvania Veterinary Cancer Resource Center

A comprehensive and up-to-date site that includes a question/answer forum with veterinarians who specialize in Oncology.

Feline Diabetes

Pet owners and pet care professionals share opinions on the diagnosis and treatment of feline diabetes. Pet health articles that contain the information that you need to understand this disease and assist you in treatment.

Canine Diabetes

Pet owners and pet care professionals share opinions on the diagnosis and treatment of canine diabetes. Pet health articles that contain the information that you need to understand this disease and assist you in treatment.

Canine Epilepsy

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! A website that contains excellent information about everything from common feline viruses to enriching the environment of your indoor kitty. Purr-fect perusing for a rainy day!

 

 

MORE CATS, CATS, CATS!

Our feline family can present both medical and behavioral issues which seem an enigma! A website that contains excellent information about everything from common feline viruses to enriching the environment of your indoor kitty. Purr-fect perusing for a rainy day!

Behavior/Training

Tanzi Leary is a local Force-Free trainer capable of addressing anything from puppy basics to complex aggression cases. Visit her Facebook page at to view great articles on dog behavior and training!

Find Tanzi on Facebook at www.facebook.com/dogcrazylady

Additional Behavior/Training

Victoria Stillwell

Additional Behavior/Training

Cat Behavior Associates

 

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

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.

 

Animal Shelters

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA)

A nationwide, non-profit animal shelter that is dedicated to helping stray and/or neglected and abused animals.

 

Animal Shelters/Rescues in Maryland

This site offers a complete list of animal shelters, including specific breed rescues, in Maryland

 

Ruxton Animal Hospital

8014 Bellona Ave.

Towson, MD 21204 

Office Hours

Monday 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sunday CLOSED

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