Resources & Links

In addition to the Pet Health Care Library, we have provided the following links to websites that provide some great information on a variety of topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care. We will update this page frequently, and would love to hear your ideas on links that you would like to see us add to this page to share with other pet owners. Feel free to send us your favorites. If we like them, we will add them to our list!

Ally Cat Allies
Organization dedicated to promoting the control of feral cats. Peruse news updates and find out how to order related books and videos.

American Association of Feline Practitioners
The AAFP is like the American Medical Association for cat doctors, and has lots of good information regarding feline health.

Veterinary Medical Association
This site is a good starting point to learn more about a variety of topics, including feline injection-site sarcomas and the latest subjects in veterinary medicine.

Animal Rescue League of Boston
A local shelter here in Boston that has cats and kittens for adoption. Visit their website to see cats that are ready for new loving homes!

Association of Pet Loss and Bereavement
We have all experienced the pain of losing a pet. The Association of Pet Loss and Bereavement has set up this site for support during this most difficult time. You will find inspirational stories, grief counseling resources, hotline number and many other resources.

Behavior problems
A website designed by local veterinarians and recognized experts on animal training and behavior. This site is a terrific resource for advice on a variety of behavioral problems. Check out the website for information on scheduling a behavioral consultation.

Cat in a Tree Rescue
Who do you call when your cat is stuck in a tree? What do you do? Get information and find a professional tree climber willing to help.

Cornell Feline Health Center
The Feline Health Center (FHC) is a veterinary medical specialty center devoted to improving the health and well-being of cats everywhere.

Feline Chronic Renal Failure Information Center
An excellent website for anyone who has a cat with kidney disease.

Feline Diabetes
A complete health guide for the treatment of diabetes in cats. This is the first and last place you should go for information on feline diabetes.

Heartworm Society
Did you know that cats can get Heartworm disease? Check out this informative website to learn how you can easily prevent this deadly disease.

MSPCA-Angell/Boston
The Massachusetts Society for the Protection of Cruelty to Animals-Angell Memorial Animal hospital is an national and international leader in animal protection and veterinary medicine. Founded in 1868, it is the second-oldest humane society in the United States. Can you find room in your loving home for a unwanted animal? Visit this website to see cats and kittens available for adoption right here in Boston.

National Animal Poison Control Center
This is the website of the National Animal Poison Control Center. It includes a poison plant library, links to other sites, and phone numbers for the poison control center.

Neko Feeder
Do you own multiple cats who need to eat different diets? Do you find it impossible to separate your cats during feeding times? If you answered yes to these questions the Neko Feeder is the solution! Find out how you CAN feed each of your cats their own diet WITHOUT having to separate them!

Ohio State Indoor Cat Initiative
The Indoor Cat Initiative was created to help enrich the lives of indoor cats. This website has everything you need to know about feline life stressors, indoor cat needs, problem solving as well as surveys you can answer to help veterinarians at Ohio State better understand indoor cats.

Plants Toxic to Animals, Introduction -- Vet Med Library, UIUC
 lot of information about toxic plants can be found here. You can search under common name or scientific name of the plant.

Rainbows Bridge
Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members. You can also create a online memorial for your pet. www.rainbowsbridge.com

The Cat Fanciers' Association (CFA)
The Cat Fanciers' Association website has an abundance of information on cat breeds, cat care, upcoming cat shows, and much more.

Traveling with Your Cat
A complete source of information for traveling with your cat anywhere in the world by air, train or car. Helpful tips and tricks to make traveling safe and stress-free.

USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
The USDA maintains this website with information on a variety of animal health related topics, including a link to the regulations for international travel.