Care for Animals – From the American Veterinary Medical Association, advice on veterinarian selection, pet selection, pet health, pet loss, and traveling with your pet. Visit AVMA’s YouTube page for informational videos.
Companion Animal Parasite Council – The CAPC educates veterinarians and the general public about health risks to both pets and humans associated with parasites.
Dumb Friends League – includes information on pet behavior, dog training and more
Healthypet.com – from the American Animal Hospital Association – mostly dogs and cats information; good information on fees, insurance, complaints, medical records
Healthy Pets, Healthy People – from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
PetEducation.com – owned and operated by practicing veterinarians
Pet Insurance – The American Animal Hospital Association offers a guide to pet health insurance.
PetPlace.com – Produced by a partnership of 10 organizations — covers 7 species
Pets and Pet Health – National Library of Medicine
Safer Choice – This EPA program helps consumers, businesses, and purchasers find products that perform well and are safer for human health and the environment. They have also created resources for pet owners about making safer choices for the health and protection of pets, including “Read the Label First! Protect Your Pets” and “Safer Choice for Pet Owners” PDFs.
Veterinary Partner.com – Veterinary Partner from the Veterinary Information Network
Vetinfo – Dog and cat veterinary information with encyclopedias for each.
Tips on Searching for Pet Information
Finding and Evaluating Health Information on the Web – Medical Library Association
Evaluating Health Information – Medlineplus National Library of Medicine
Researching Pet Health Insurance – Pet Insurance Review