Pet Health Topics

American Veterinary Medical Association

The AVMA provides a fantastic client resource about all aspects of Pet Care, Important Vaccinations, Common Animal Diseases, FAQ's, Animal Welfare and more.  

Companion Animal Parasite Council

Information about common parasites in pets, control methods and possible risks to humans. Gives recommendations for the diagnosis, treatment, prevention and control of parasitic infections

Handouts for owners explaining common pet diseases and conditions. is here to support your veterinarian and you in the care of your companion animals by providing reliable, up-to-date animal health information from the veterinarians and experts of the Veterinary Information Network

Centers for Disease Control

Healthy Pets & Healthy People: Information about diseases that humans can get from animals

Ohio State College of Veterinary Medicine Indoor Pet Initiative

Comprehensive website for companion animal care and wellness information for pet owners and veterinarians

Infectious Diseases of Dogs (PDF)

A detailed document explaining the common infectious diseases of dogs. Most of them are preventable with vaccinations.

Infectious Diseases of Cats (PDF) 

A detailed document explaining the common infectious diseases of cats. Most of them are preventable with vaccinations. 

American Veterinary Dental College

Information about dental diseases in dogs and cats

Veterinary Oral Health Council (VOHC) 

Information about veterinary and pet-store dental products. The VOHC rates the effectiveness of dental products for dogs and cats. 

American Heartworm Society

This website is dedicated to educate pet owners about Heartworms and Heartworm Disease. 

Heartworm Disease (PDF) 

Infographic explaining Heartworm Disease on Dogs 

Common External Parasites (PDF) 

Infographic summarizing the most common external parasites of dogs and cats

Common Internal Parasites (PDF)

Infographic summarizing the most common internal parasites of dogs and cats

Effective Flea Control [PDF]

Detailed information on how to combat a flea infestation. Fleas are easy to eradicate if you know some simple facts and techniques. 

Home Again Microchips

HomeAgain microchips are designed to last your pet’s entire lifetime and they link to a permanent listing in our national lost pet database. This means anytime/anywhere pet recovery service. No matter how far your lost pet has travelled.

The IAMS company

The IAMS company is committed to helping dogs and cats live long, healthy lives through innovative nutrition that truly makes a difference. On their page you will find excellent Cat Care and Dog Care Resources. It also gives you a comprehensive overview on Feline Nutrition and Canine Nutrition.

Hill’s Pet Foods

Hills Pet Foods / Hill's Pet Nutrition is dedicated to helping pets reach their full potential through quality nutrition and healthcare. This Page gives a Dog or Cat owner a wealth of resources on Basic How To, Common Diseases, Dog Care, Cat Care, FAQ's and much more!

Purina Pet Foods

Purina imagines a world where pets thrive longer and even the most challenging health issues can be effectively managed through nutrition. Driven by this vision and an unwavering passion for pets, Purina applies 90 years of unrivaled scientific expertise in pet nutrition, physiology and behavior to make new discoveries and push boundaries, creating real nutritional solutions that make a profound difference.