Choosing the Right Dog
Animal Planet’s dog breed directory is designed to inform you about the many different dog breeds, and help you choose the right one for you. This site also contains detailed information on the history and characteristics of the various breeds of dogs. This site is fun and packed with useful information.
American Heartworm Society
A complete overview of Heartworm Disease from The American Heartworm Society, a trusted source.
Training and Behavior Problems
This site was set up by two nationally renown Master Trainers: Brian Kilcommons and Sarah Wilson. The Library section features a long list of free articles and videos on specific pet training and pet behavior problems, which nearly every pet owner should find useful.
Association of Pet Loss and Bereavement
The Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement provides a wealth of information and personal support for those coping with the loss of a pet. In our society, this loss is often trivialized or given inadequate attention. A particularly useful feature on this website is the section dealing with supporting children during the loss of a pet, and helping them cope.
National Animal Poison Control Center
A useful reference for any animal poisoning emergency. This site is sponsored by the ASPCA, and includes a 24-hour telephone hotline.
The Cat Fanciers' Association
Here is nearly everything you want to know about cats, all in one place!
Veterinary Pet Insurance
Website for VPI, the nation’s oldest and largest provider of pet health insurance. Learn about pet insurance, calculate monthly costs, and more.
International Travel Regulations
This site provides detailed information on travel requirements to almost any country in the world. Be aware that places like UK, Ireland, Japan, the Caribbean and Hawaii require a minimum of 7 months preparation time, so plan early.
Pet Disaster Preparedness
Protect your pets from natural disasters! Lots of great links and information can be accessed here to keep you and your pet safe when disaster strikes.