Helpful Pet Links
Part of being a responsible pet owner is being knowledgeable about various pet issues, including toxic substances, diet, and parasite prevention. All Creatures Veterinary Clinic & Lodge in Rittman, OH, has created the following list of web links to provide you with helpful information on these and other pet-related topics. If you have any questions about these links, feel free to let us know.
American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA): Not-for-profit association that aims to lead veterinary professionals by advancing the science and practice of veterinary medicine to improve animal and human health.
American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA): Accrediting body for animal hospitals in the U.S. and Canada. Site provides information for pet owners, including a pet health library that address behavior, general health, and other topics.
American Veterinary Dental College (AVDC): Organization for veterinary dentists. Site provides helpful information about pet dental health for pet owners, including VOHC-approved products.
ASPCA Animal Poison Control: Provides information about poisonous foods, plants, and other substances as well as the symptoms of poisoning in pets.
Heartworm Society: Provides information (including prevention tips) about the potentially fatal disease, heartworm, which can affect dogs, cats, and ferrets.
PetPlan Insurance: Provides information about dog and cat health insurance, including various plan and coverage options.