Links and Resources

Dog-Related Sites

Dog Breeds

Dog breeds from A to Z

Purina's Website

This is Purina’s website for dog owners

Older Dogs

A website devoted to older dogs


PupQuest provides potential pup owners with advice on finding their new best furry friend

Cat-Related Sites

Cat Shows, Cat Breeds, Cat Care

Information on cat shows, cat breeds, cat care and a showcase of top winning cats

Feline Health Center

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

Needs, Information, and Problems Concerning Your Indoor Cat

Needs, information, and problems concerning your indoor cat, Ohio State University’s Indoor Cat Initiative

Cat Fanciers Association's Guide

The Cat Fanciers Association’s guide to cat breeds

Heartworms in Cats

Heartworm is not only a disease for dogs; cats can get heartworm, too.

CATalyst Council

The CATalyst Council is a nonprofit that works to ensure cats receive the proper attention and care they need. This website offers information about cats, including health care-related information. Two particularly useful resources on this site are the Council’s video on easing your cat’s visit to the veterinarian, and CATegorical Care: An Owner’s Guide to America’s #1 Companion.

General Pet Sites


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

ASPCA's Animal Poison Control Center

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

The Humane Society of the United States

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.

Pet Partners

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

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

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

Pet Insurance University

Pet insurance coverage and fees vary greatly from company to company, and it can be a difficult situation to navigate. Pet Insurance University provides comparative research and pet insurance explanations to help best owners choose the right policy for them and their pet.

American College of Veterinary Behaviorists

The American College of Veterinary Behaviorists (ACVB) aims to further pet owner knowledge and provide guidance on pet behavioral issues.

Pet Loss Information

University of Florida Grief Support

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

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

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

Traveling With Your Pet


Visit DogFriendly before you plan your trip.

Feline Advisory Bureau

Traveling with your cat by the Feline Advisory Bureau

Domestic and International Travel of Pets

Basic information on domestic and international travel of pets by the U.S. Department of Agriculture