Wildlife Rescue -
For injured wildlife or to volunteer for wildlife care, call (650) 494-SAVE. They are fabulous.
Animal Services Humane Society of Silicon Valley - Serving Santa Clara County. (650) 262-2133.
Santa Cruz Animal Services (831) 454-7303
Traveling with pets?
# 1 tip--don’t leave them parked in the car. Please. Or else I’ll have to spank you. Hot, cold, lonely or tormented by kids with ice cream cones, it's not as fun as being with you. Also if you drive with them on top of your car, don't count on my vote when you run for president. Jeez!
#2 Visit DogFriendly before you plan your trip. Hotels, restaurants, parks that take dogs are listed here for cities all over the USA and internationally. Always call first to double check policies regarding pets.
Cornell University Veterinary School's Feline Health Center www.vet.cornell.edu/fhc/ website contains information on medical topics relating to cat health care.
Diabetic testing at home video-- http://www.veterinarypartner.com/Content.plx?P=A&A=605
shows how to get the blood samples needed to run a home glucose curve
(saving you hundreds over having done in a veterinary
I have another example on my animal videos page
The Internet Guide to Feline Diabetes felinediabetes.com/ The first page is a bit of a catalog for selling, but inside the site is a wealth of helpful info. Please read the section on hypoglycemia first!
Heartworm is not only a disease for dogs-- cats can get Heartworm, too. Learn more by visiting KnowHeartWorms.org or The Feline Heartworm Society.
The Cat Fancier's Association http://www.cfainc.org/ has information on Cat Shows, Cat Breeds, Cat Care, as well as a showcase of top winning cats.
General Information Veterinary Partner www.veterinarypartner.com/ - Filled with great articles. This is the companion site to the Veterinary Information Network, for pet owners. An unbelievable resource!
The American Animal Hospital Association - Veterinary medical news and pet care tips for pet owners.
Learn more about the human-animal health connection at the Delta Society. www.deltasociety.org/
Recommendations for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of parasite infections.
Growing Up With Pets www.growingupwithpets.com/ provides information on helping parents foster strong, healthy relationships between their children and their pets. The website is a bit irritating because of the thinly veiled advertising (it’s published by an anti-parasite company), but if you shut your eyes the content is OK.
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The American Kennel Club's list of dog breeds from A to Z.
Purina's Website for Dog Owners.
The Senior Dogs Project. A website devoted to looking out for older dogs.