Note & Disclaimer Regarding Internet Information:
Please remember that much of the information on the internet is not necessarily reviewed or supervised. We are not responsible for any of the information or recommendations offered by the sites we have linked, and do not necessarily endorse those sites or their contents. We urge you to carefully research any information before you assume it to be accurate.

Please check with your veterinarian before implementing any medications, products or procedures!!


Health and Wellness

Veterinary Partner - is here to support your veterinarian and you in the care of your companion animals

American Veterinary Dental College - Specialist knowledge and expertise in veterinary dentistry

Pet Poison Helpline - 1-800-213-6680

Good Dog Aquatics
- Provides skilled rehabilitative services in a dog-friendly environment.

Cornell Feline Health Center - Some good cat info.

Animal Heartworm Society - Heartworm disease is harmful, even fatal, but very preventable.

The Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC) - An independent council of veterinarians, veterinary parasitologists, and other animal health care professionals established to create guidelines for the optimal control of internal and external parasites that threaten the health of pets and people.

Dogs and Ticks - Each year, thousands of dogs become infected with serious diseases transmitted by a number of different ticks.

Healthy Pet  - American Animal Hospital Association(AAHA) - an award-winning site!

NetVet -- Loaded with pet and veterinary related info.

BalanceIT - Natural Veterinary food and Homemade food solutions!

PetDiets - Homemade recipes for healthy pets as well as pets with medical conditions.

Worms & Germs - Worms & Germs Blog is an educational website coordinated by Drs. Scott Weese and Maureen Anderson of the Ontario Veterinary College's Centre for Public Health and Zoonoses. 

Feliway - Great information about the importance of getting your cat to the vet, low stress handling, etc.

Training and Obedience

Serenity Personal Dog Training  Training and behavior modification for a peaceful pack.

Make No Bones "Strengthening the bond between owner and dog."

Animal Rescue

The ASPCA - The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

The Animal Rescue Site - Your actions here fund food and care for rescued animals.

Great Dog Rescue New England - GRDNE is an all-breed rescue group headquartered in Massachusetts. Our group is comprised of volunteers all over New England who love dogs and want to help those that end up homeless through no fault of their own.

Traveling and Your Pet

 Home Again Microchips - For the love of Safety!
Finding Rover - Keep your dog safe with Finding Rover, the revolutionary facial recognition app. It's free!
Pet Sitters International - Find a sitter for your home and pets while away.

Pet Friendly Travel Guide by TripBuzz - If you considering taking a pet along on a vacation or are moving and need to transport your pets to your new residence, you'™ll find lots of helpful information here.

Road and Travel Magazine - Pet friendly travel tips and advice.

Puppy Travel - Your pet's travel agent!

Trips with Pets - Pet friendly hotels and travel for dogs and cats.
Pet Airways - On Pet Airways, your pet travels in the main cabin, transported with care and love. It's like Pet Daycare in the sky. - Dog, cat and other pet friendly hotels in your area.
USDA Pet Travel Basics - For international travel, always check with the country your pet is going to. Each country has their own set of rules, some simple, some complex.
USDA New England Area Office - Information regarding international travel with your pet, based in Sutton, MA.

Avian and Exotic Resources

The House Rabbit Society - An international nonprofit organization that rescues rabbits from animal shelters and educates the public on rabbit care and behavior.

Beaks and Noses, Inc. - Beaks and noses inc is a home based 501c3 Avian Rescue and adoption, conveniently located in Billerica, Ma.

Veterinary Schools and Associations

American Veterinary Medical Association

Massachusetts Veterinary Medical Association - Information about the regional veterinary community

Massachusetts Veterinary Technician Association - Information for and about veterinary technicians.

The Association of Avian Veterinarians - Advancing and promoting avian medicine and stewardship.

AVMA Accredited Veterinary Colleges - For more information about veterinary schools, visit the AVMA web site.

Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges - Offers information about pursuing careers in veterinary medicine and graduate programs, and has applications and admissions information. 

Tufts University School of Veterinary Medicine - The only accredited veterinary school in New England.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine - Located in Ithaca, NY, this one of the veterinary schools closest to Massachusetts.

University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine - The only institution to award a V.M.D. degree.

Grief Support Resources

These resources offer practical help for people who may be experiencing serious emotional distress. They are just a handful of those available to pet owners:

Cornell University Pet Loss Support Hotline

The Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement

The Delta Society

Tufts University Pet Loss Support Hotline 

ASPCA National Pet Loss Hotline


MA Board of Registration - The Massachusetts Board of Registration in Veterinary Medicine licenses and regulates veterinarians in the interest of consumer protection.

MA Department of Public Health - For information on rabies, communicable diseases, and public health issues.