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American Veterinary Medical Association
The AVMA website is a wonderful resources for pet owners to learn more about veterinary medicine, as well as its relationship to public health, biological science, and agriculture.
Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association
The Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association (ISVMA) focuses on issues that affect the professional practice and licenses of Illinois veterinarians.
American Association of Feline Practitioners
The American Association of Feline Practitioners strives to improve the health and welfare of cats through research, education, and high quality veterinary care.
American Heartworm Society
The American Heartworm Society provides education about heartworm disease and its effects on animals.
ASPCA Poison Control Center
Learn what to do in a poison-related emergency and how to keep your dog or cat safe from poisonous substances.
Pet Poison Helpline
24/7 Animal Poison Control Center.
Companion Animal Parasite Council (Pets and Parasites)
The CAPC has numerous tips on parasite prevention as well as an updated map to track the prevalence of parasites around the country.
Tick Encounter Resource Center
The Tick Encounter Resource Center promotes education and empowerment for pet owners to prevent ticks and tickborne diseases in pets.
The American Veterinary Medical Association answers the most frequently asked questions about microchip implantation.
Pet Place is a website with a database of articles on pet health and well-being. With articles from over 85 trained veterinarians, Pet Place features informative articles and heartwarming stories.
Veterinary Partner has a large database of articles regarding animal health, medications, therapies, surgery, behavior, and more.
ASPCA Pet Loss
The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals offers helpful articles and answers to frequently asked questions regarding end-of-life care and coping with the loss of a pet.
University of Illinois C.A.R.E. Pet Loss Hotline
The College of Veterinary Medicine at University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign provides a free pet loss support hotline for those mourning the loss of their beloved companion.