Animal Health and Petcare Websites
American Veterinary Medical Law Association.
- National association of attorneys, veterinarians, and other individuals and organizations
with an interest in veterinary medical law and how it pertains to the veterinary
profession and allied fields.
Animal Health - The UK government's
executive agency primarily responsible for ensuring that farmed animals in Great
Britain are healthy, disease-free and well looked after, and that risk to public
health from animal disease is minimised.
Animal Health Centre Newsletters
- Informative articles about interesting cases, diagnostic tests, field disease
investigation, and general happenings in the laboratory from the "Diagnostic
Diary", a quarterly publication from the British Columbia Ministry of Agriculture
Animal Health, Emerging Animal Disease (AHEAD)
- Federation of American Scientists' project for proactive surveillance of zoonoses
and other animal diseases. Includes information on rabies, West Nile fever, ehrlichiosis,
equine encephalitis, anthrax, Pfiesteria, "mad cow" disease, deformed
frogs, and diseases of both wildlife and farm animals.
Bayer Animal Health - International
Animal Health Portal - Provides information about companion and farm animals.
Organized in four sections, gives advice on how to prevent and to treat diseases.
Centers for Epidemiology and
Animal Health - CEAH is an organization that aims to produce timely, factual
information and knowledge about animal health and improve international disease
CSIRO Animal Health
- Australia's national research organization for animal health, developing the
country's capability to quickly diagnose exotic (foreign) and emerging animal
Exotic Pet Vet.Net - Committed to providing
current information for owners, breeders, and veterinarians, written by a Board
Certified Avian Specialist veterinarian and exotic animal consultant.
Morris Animal Foundation - Improves
the health and well-being of companion animals and wildlife by funding humane health
studies and disseminating information about these studies.
National Biosecurity Resource Center
- A United States data resource to enable preparation for animal health emergencies.
National Center for Animal
Health Surveillance - Provides a gateway to the USDA Animal and Plant Inspection
Service departments covering the monitoring and reporting of animal health issues
in the US.
NOVA Online - Animal Hospital -
Website for a television program. Includes information and links about animal behavior,
working with problem pets, and related animal health topics.
USDA: Animal Health - The
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service provides information on the health of
domestic animals in the United States including an animal health report, disease
information, laboratory services and veterinary services.
- Information on how to subscribe to this email discussion group - for veterinarians
and others interested in veterinary topics. Online archives, for members only.
The Animal Blood Register - Helps
vets find animal blood donors. Information for pet owners and vets and a searchable
database of animal donors to help match blood types.
- Animal science, animal production, and veterinary medicine community. Literature
search, news, reviews, and a job service.
AONA Veterinary Cases -
Information on veterinary health care education and treatment concerning musculo-skeletal
Case Studies in Small Animal Cardiovascular
Medicine - The site presents veterinary patients in a grand rounds format.
The participant is asked to examine all of the relevant material and then to make
a diagnosis and answer questions regarding the case. Follow-up information and a
case discussion follows.
Center for Animal Health and Productivity
- Established to implement teaching, research and service programs directed toward
the improvement of health and productivity in food animal herds and flocks.
Center for Veterinary Medicine - The United
States federal agency that regulates the manufacture and distribution of food additives
and drugs that will be given to animals. Includes antimicrobial resistance information,
topical index, and agency information.
Consultant - Online
computer-assisted veterinary diagnosis tool. Enter signs or diagnosis in search
box and get possible matches.
Current Veterinary Journal
Database - Provides a searchable veterinary and animal science bibliograpical
database: indexes all articles from veterinary and animal science journals, papers
of most important veterinary conference proceedings, electronic papers and theses.
Database of Approved Animal Drug Products
- A searchable database provided by the FDA Center for Veterinary Medicine.
David Levine - Links and general information
concerning rehabilitation and physical therapy for animals.
E-Vet - Includes sections for veterinarians
only, with e-mail lists, message boards, and client handouts. Also includes pet
health information, and databases of veterinarians and veterinary supply companies.
FARAD - Food Animal Residue Avoidance Databank
- Databank listing the withdrawal times for drugs used in food producing animals
in the United States.
For Vets Only - Includes help wanted,
practices and equipment for sale, and positions wanted.
Martindale's Health Science Guide:
Veterinary Center - Includes directory of veterinary science links.
The Merck Veterinary Manual - An online
reference for animal health information.
MyVetOnline - Provides a directory of
veterinary clinics, reference articles for pet owners, and a complementary web site
service for veterinarians.
National Board Examination Committee for Veterinary Medicine
- NBEC provides standardized examinations for use by state and provincial licensing
boards as part of their procedure for licensing veterinarians. Provides details
of examinations, addresses of licensing boards and a forum.
Nearly Dr Ferox - The blog
of a veterinary student at Melbourne University during the last two years of her
NetVet Veterinary Resources - Large
collection of veterinary medical and animal related internet resources.
The Neurology Service Pages
- For the VMTH at the University of Florida. These pages are presented for the benefit
of students, veterinarians and animal owners throughout the world.
NomadVets - Provides a service advertising jobs
for vets, assistants, locums and nurses in South Africa.
Side Effects of Rimadyl
- Includes information on the use and possible side effects of Rimadyl, provided
by the Senior Dogs Project.
Stem Cell Therapy - Provides information
in a question and answer format on regenerative cell therapy for pets.
Tails of Hope Foundation - Not-for-profit
organization dedicated to advancing the field of veterinary medicine and helping
to eradicate cancer and other life-threatening diseases affecting companion animals.
Texas Cooperative Extension: Veterinary Medicine
- Provides information on livestock and herd health matters. Includes a list of
publications, FAQs, a quarterly review and an events program.
UC Davis Dentistry
and Oral Surgery Service - Veterinary dentistry for veterinarians, students
and pet owners. Provided by the School of Veterinary Medicine of the University
of California at Davis.
USDA APHIS -Veterinary Services - United
States regulatory body charged with protecting, sustaining, and improving the health,
quality, and productivity of U.S. livestock and poultry. Includes departments and
UT SkinVet - Designed to assist practicing
veterinarians and pet owners with various problems associated with veterinary dermatology.
VET Helpline India - Provides information
on the veterinary profession and education in India. Also gives vets the opportunity
to interact with online experts for a second opinion.
Vet Surgeon - Portal for all veterinary
practitioners. Includes professional news, forum, jobs, products, and training calendar.
Based in the United Kingdom.
VetConnect - Information resource for veterinarians.
Includes diagnostic laboratory reports, medical and product information, and electronic
commerce, and free web pages for veterinarians.
- USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service offers information on the accreditation
program which allows private veterinary practitioners to work cooperatively with
Federal veterinarians and State animal health officials in connection with the export
Veterinary Information Network - VIN - Large online
community for veterinarians. Includes vet finder, forums, membership information,
consultants, and contact information. Must be a VIN member to access all of the
Veterinary Medicine Resources - Veterinary
medicine links, articles, chat, bulletin boards.
VetExplorer - Collaborative veterinary
portal with interactive services for veterinarians and vet students including a
forum, free classifieds, articles, news, contributions and downloads.
VetGate - Gateway to a search of evaluated internet
resources in animal health. Aimed at students, researchers, academics, and practitioners
in animal health.
VetLearn - Several journals of veterinary
medicine with contents available on subscription as well as veterinary news, veterinary
conferences and veterinary discussion boards.
VetMedCenter - For veterinarians and
pet owners. Features searchable formulary, case studies, practice tips, news, procedures,
and specialties for veterinarians and pet care information, breed center, first
aid, and medical resources for pet owners.
VetNurse - Portal for veterinary nurses
and technicians. Includes professional news, forum, jobs, products and training
resources. Based in the United Kingdom.
VetProf and VetPlus - International e-mail
list for professional veterinary discussion. Includes list charter, online subscription
application form, archives, client information sheets, and FAQ.
Alternative Pet Health - Articles
and discussion forums on alternative pet health and natural rearing, indexed by
animal and by treatment method.
Alternative Veterinary Medicine Centre
- Centre of excellence for the provision of holistic natural medicine techniques,
for the treatment of all kinds of animals. The first veterinary centre dedicated
to Alternative Medicines in the UK.
AltVetMed - Information on acupuncture,
chiropractic, herbal medicine, homeopathy, nutritional therapy and other alternative
modalities, from veterinarians Susan Wynn and Jan Bergeron.
Animal Institute of Holistic
Health - Organization offering clinics, classes and seminars which provide
training in natural and alternative therapies for animals.
Animal, the Wellness Magazine -
Articles on natural healing and nutrition, advice from leading animal experts, coping
with pet loss, and acting on behalf of endangered animals.
Caninenergy Ltd - Provider of courses
in complementary canine health care science. Gives a calendar and details of courses
available which are held in Essex, UK.
Complementary and Alternative Veterinary
Medicine - Working Dogs book review of veterinary reference/text book of
the above title, by complementary/alternative veterinarians Allen Schoen and Susan
Complementary Veterinary Medicine
- American Animal Hospital Association article.
Connections Reiki: Animal Healing and Wellness
- Offers Reiki and other natural and holistic healing techniques for pets.
EthnoVetWeb - Information on ethnoveterinary
medicine, or how people around the world use traditional methods to keep their animals
healthy and productive, and how development can build on this information.
Gold Bead Implantation in Small
Animals - Paper by Dr. Terry Durkes about the use of this therapy to treat
a number of conditions.
Hirudolab: International Medicinal Leech Center
- Breeders of leeches. Provides information on leeches and how they can be used
in veterinary medicine for treating abscesses, painful joints, glaucoma, myasthenia
and to heal venous diseases and thrombosis.
Institute of Complementary Animal Therapies
- Courses on Shiatsu, massage, flower essence therapy, and energy healing.
Natural Animal Health - Chiropractic,
homoeopathy, massage, herbs, acupuncture and other natural/alternative therapies
for animals, how they work and who can do them. Practitioner search and animal health
Natural Pet News - Online resources and
articles to help keep your pets healthy the natural way. Focus on prevention, nutrition,
aromatherapy and other holistic and natural pet care.
Natural Rearing of Dogs and Cats - Information
on holistic health care for animals. Articles on diet, vaccination, herbs, homeopathy,
NAET allergy treatment, applied to pets.
The Naturally Healthy Pet -
Provides informational articles and a forum for discussion of natural therapies
for keeping animals healthy. Membership required.
Out of the Earth - Natural healing alternatives
for pets and their people, including aromatherapy and flower essence blends, goddess,
yin, affirmations, inspiration, astrology, chakras, and crystals.
Pet Sage Articles and Books
- Articles and Books on pet nutrition, nutritive herbs, vitamins and supplements,
pet food labels, holistic therapies, canine acupressure, joint diseases, non-violent
training, and a holistic view of pet allergies.
Reiki Me Well - Describes how
Reiki can help animals. Offers healing in the home for pets and owners in the Orange
County, California area and free distance healing.
Taranet Alternative Animal Therapies
- Online information source of complementary animal therapies, including acupuncture,
animal communication, chirpractic, equine massage, herbal remedies, homeopathy,
hydrotherapy, magnotherapy, osteopathy, physiotherapy, radionics, reiki, shiatsu,
ailments, and training.
Theravet - Information on chiropractic manipulation,
hydrotherapy, laser treatment, acupuncture, nutrition and behavioral therapy. Listing
of animal therapists throughout the UK.
Avian Health - Email list
group which is focused on general care, disease prevention, and nutrition.
Avian Nutrition -
Provides the basic guidelines of a birds nutritional needs.
Avian Vets & Veterinarian Services
- Find veterinarians, pet hospitals, tips, and advice. From Birds n Ways.
Baby Bird Science
and Medicine - Veterinarian discusses in detail the female reproductive
anatomy, the formation of eggs, incubation, hatching, and newborns.
Bathing the Psittacine
- Presents the how and why of bathing, proper approach, methods, species specific
showering behaviors, water temperature, and winter care.
Bird Health - An Australian
veterinarian provides detail on emergency care, signs of illness, feeding, breeding,
and hand rearing in the more popular species of pet birds.
Dairy Products and Birds
- Discusses what forms are acceptable to offer to pet birds.
EPAH : Avian Nutrition
- Presents dietary requirements of birds including hand feeding diets.
Feeding Finicky Birds - Article
discusses methods of breaking seed addictions in birds and converting them to balanced
Disease - Information from DEFRA on notifiable fish diseases in the UK,
and the checks and controls used to prevent the spread of disease outbreaks. [PDF]
Diseases in Pond Fishes: The Role of Stress - Article discussing the factors
which may affect fish and make them more susceptible to infectious diseases or protozoan
Effects and Benefits of Fish Vaccination - Fish vaccination has proved to
be effective in reducing economic losses caused by mortality and lower growth rates.
This fact sheet illustrates how prevention is better than cure and provides a cost-benefit
analysis for vaccination.
in Fish Pathology - Abstract of an article by Professor Hugh W. Ferguson
on the current and expected future health problems facing the farmed fish industry.
AAHA Healthypet - Pet care resources by
the American Animal Hospital Association to find a veterinarian, veterinary clinic
or animal hospital for pets and provide pet care tips to pet owners.
Alaska Science Forum: Cats,
Dogs and Other Pets - Articles on color genetics, animal senses, and other
Q&A - Vets and Vet assistants answer your questions about the health
of your pet for free. Get quick answers to your questions.
All-Natural-Pet-Care - Provides
guidance on natural health care for pets including nutrition, seniors and neutering.
Red Cross Disaster Services - Discusses need for pet owners to devise disaster
plans so pets are protected if evacuation is necessary. Offers first aid tips.
Animal Allergy and Dermatology Services of Connecticut
- Here you can find out about the services, meet doctors and staff, read about health
issues, answers to the most frequently asked questions, directions to the offices.
Animal Doc Com - For kids who
would like to be veterinarians. Pet health and care information, puzzles and contests.
Are we Overvaccinating our Pets ?
- Links to veterinarian sites discussing vaccination protocols, latest trends, rise
in autoimmune diseases, nosodes and efficacy of certain vaccinations.
Conditions and Diseases
American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists
- Diplomates' profiles, articles on eye diseases in animals, and quizzes for
professionals in veterinary medicine.
Ask a Vet: Pet Health - Forum
for questions about all aspects of pet health, with replies by a licensed Doctor
of Veterinary Medicine.
Bladder and Urinary Diseases
- Article by holistic vet Dr. Belfield on this chronic problem of dogs and domestic
The Comparative Neuromuscular
Laboratory - Presents cases of neuromusclar diseases in companion animals.
Idiopathic Epilepsy -
Article by holistic vet Dr. Belfield on the conventional treatment of epilepsy and
new advances in modern medicine.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Article by holistic vet Dr. Belfield on this common cause of gastrointestinal
problems in both dogs and cats.
PetVet - Provides information on the
conditions and diseases that affect dogs and cats.
Skin Allergies - Article
by holistic vet Dr. Belfield on this perplexing and difficult condition to treat.
SouthPaws: Topics of Interest
- Provides information on a number of veterinary topics including internal medicine,
oncology, neurology and surgery.
Stop Pet Arthritis - Provides information
on the signs of pet arthritis, x-rays and correct diagnosis, treating the condition
and making life easier at home.
Animal Health Products
Agri-Med - Retailing pet and livestock pharmaceuticals,
vaccines, and feed additives.
AllergicPet - Products, articles, and information
for a variety of allergic conditions. Also holistic information for non-allergic
American Livestock Supply, Inc.
- Retail sales of vaccines, medications, supplements, and equipment for horses,
livestock and pets. Includes searchable catalog and ordering information.
BioVets - Provides wide range of products to
include flea control, antioxidants, nutritional supplements, and shampoos for dogs,
cats and horses.
Canada Vet - Offers flea and tick preventatives
along with eye, skin, and dental care products.
A Cat Dog - Features products to include flea
control, ear and eye care, grooming, and hair ball treatments. Offer tips on grooming
and health basics.
Discount Pet Drugs - Features medication
and grooming products.
ePetExpress - Offering medicines for
flea treatment, worms, arthritis, and heart worms as well as shampoo. Australian
Ethos GmbH Schweiz
- Promotes a topical solution for prevention and healing of cataracts. Located in
Animal Health Publications - A series of animal
health manuals written by veterinarians for dairy producers, cattle ranchers and
Animal Science Program at SWFREC
- We conduct research and disseminate information through Extension programs to
assist Florida's livestock industry to achieve efficient production.
Biosecurity: Protecting Your Health and the Health of Your Animals - Provides
information for exhibitors at shows and fairs on what measures they need to take
to prevent the spread of disease among animals and people.
Canadian Animal Health Coalition - Canadian
livestock health and biosecurity information, newsletter subscription.
FarmDoc - Includes farm related information
such as finance, management, and farm decision making under risk through education
of Livestock Entomology - Common insect and mite pests of livestock and
pets in Kansas sorted according to type of animal affected.
B.A. Smith Insurance Associates - Provides
equine and property insurance for horse owners.
Buxton Equine Insurance - Coverage for
the equestrian in USA and eastern Europe. Providing equine mortality, property and
liability as well as trainers liability insurance.
Cheval Insurance Services, Inc. - Offers
equestrian and recreational insurance services.
Classic Insurance - Provides mortality
insurance for police, show and working dogs.
Continental Bloodstock Agency Limited
- Provides various forms of horse coverage, including mortality, various forms of
liability, and care, custody, and control. Based in Kentucky, USA; serves clients
Equine Insurance Specialists - Offers instant
equine mortality insurance quotes. There is a classified section, as well as claims
Equine World Insurance - Equine
insurance agency located in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Equine news.
Equisure Incorporated - Offering equine
mortality and liablility insurance for horses. Also providing farm and event coverage;
applications available online.
Disclaimer: The external links provided herein
are third-party links. We do not have any control over them and
we cannot guarantee their accuracy or their authenticity. The links
are being provided as a convenience and for informational purposes
only; they do not constitute an endorsement or an approval by QJMail.com
of any of the products, services or opinions of the corporation
or organization or individual. QJMail.com bears no responsibility
for the accuracy, legality or content of the external site or for
that of subsequent links. Any transactions that you enter into with
a vendor, merchant or other party listed in this site or linked
from this site are solely between you and that vendor, merchant
or other party. Contact the external site for answers to questions
regarding its content.