Pet Health & Veterinary Care

The following sites offer comprehensive professional advice on animal care, including in-depth articles on common pet diseases and treatments. Unless otherwise noted, the sites below provide all information for free and without registration.

  • American Animal Hospital Association
    Provides animal care guidelines, reference materials, and more for professionals and pet owners.
  • American Veterinary Medical Association
    Professional organization providing education materials, networking, news, and advocacy.
  • Animal Help Now
    Directory of wildlife emergency service providers, including rehabilitators and hotlines.
  • ASPCApro
    Training, research and resources to help animal welfare professionals save more lives.
  • Cornell Feline Health Center
    Articles, brochures, and videos about cat health and behavior.
  • Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
    Medical college offering extensive online reference materials for both veterinarians and pet owners.
  • eClinPath
    Online textbook on veterinary clinical pathology from Cornell University.
  • FDA: Animal and Veterinary
    Guidelines, research, recalls, drug labels, and more from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
  • Merck Veterinary Manual
    Animal health news, anatomy, articles, and case studies for veterinarian professionals.
  • Online Veterinary Anatomy Museum (Archived)
    Well organized exhibits from leading physical and online museums.
  • Pet Health Network
    Comprehensive professional advice on pet care, including checkups, treatments, and diseases.
  • Pet Place
    Veterinarian approved pet care articles ranging from behavior management to medications.
  • Pet Poison Helpline
    Animal Poison Control Center: 800-213-6680 (24/7, United States) - $39 Charge
  • PetCoach
    Free expert advice for pet owners. Inexpensive 1:1 virtual consultations available.
  • PetMD
    Advice on pet symptoms, diagnoses, and treatments from veterinary experts.
  • Pets and Parasites
    Recommendations for the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and control of parasitic infections.
  • PubMed: Veterinary Search
    PubMed search filtered to veterinary subject resources.
  • The Spruce Pets
    Professional advice on veterinary care, diseases, nutrition and more.
  • VCA Hospitals: Know Your Pet
    Library of in-depth articles covering dog and cat conditions, procedures, and medications.
  • Veterinary Partner
    Source of in-depth clinical articles on pet care for veterinarian professionals and students.
  • Vetinfo
    Extensive collection of veterinary articles on dog and cat health.
  • Vetstreet
    Expert advice on dog and cat care, health issues, and training.
  • WebMD Pets
    Offers news, reference material, and a message board for discussion of dog and cat health issues.
  • World Organisation for Animal Health
    Intergovernmental organization responsible for improving animal health worldwide.