Allied Animal Hospital supports the owners of the pets we treat at our veterinary facility in Richmond, VA, to be proactive when it comes to tracking down information that can help their pets stay well. Here are a few of our favorite websites:
This organization is responsible for certifying practitioners in veterinary specialties and maintaining standards for clinical veterinarian practice. Its website offers valuable insights into the importance of board certification.
If you own a purebred dog and want more information about the history of the breed, the characteristics of the breed, and the types of training that will benefit your dog the most, this is the website to turn to.
If you're wondering whether you're facing an emergency because your new puppy just nibbled on something, this is the website with the facts. It's a comprehensive resource for all poison-related emergencies.
Pet Loss Support:
Grief over the loss of an animal companion is a very real emotion. This website will allow you to connect with other pet owners who have gone through your experience and who have found constructive ways to deal with that grief.