Resources

The internet is a wealth of information – so much so that sometimes locating quality websites can be challenging. That’s why our staff has taken the time to find a few links to share with you that we think you’ll find helpful:

Healthy Pet

A wealth of resources from the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA), including pet care resources, information on animal adoption, relocation and travel tips, and a section dedicated to children, which contains a variety of fun animal-related games and activities.

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Veterinary Information Network

VeterinaryPartner.com supports veterinarians and pet owners in the care of companion animals by providing reliable, up-to-date animal health information from the veterinarians and experts of the Veterinary Information Network (VIN), the world’s first and largest online veterinary database and community.

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Veterinary Emergency Hospital of West Toronto

The Veterinary Emergency Hospital of West Toronto provides veterinary emergency and critical care support, weekday evenings and all day on weekends. VEHWT is conveniently located at 150 Norseman Street in the heart of Etobicoke. In case of a pet emergency, please contact them at 416.239.3453 .

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Ontario Veterinary Medical Association

The Ontario Veterinary Medical Association is the professional association representing veterinarians across Ontario. The OVMA is committed to advancing and promoting excellence in veterinary medicine, the betterment of animal health, and contributing to the protection of human health. 

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College of Veterinarians of Ontario

The College of Veterinarians of Ontario (CVO) regulates the practice of veterinary medicine in Ontario to protect the public interest. While the CVO is not a school or university, the organization licenses veterinarians, inspects and accredits veterinary facilities and investigates complaints against veterinarians.  It is the Veterinary regulatory and licensing board for Ontario.

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Hill's Pet Health

Hills® Pet Health is dedicated to helping pets reach their full potential through quality nutrition and healthcare. Find helpful resource on cat care and dog care as well as extensive information on each item in the product line offered by Hills®.

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Animal Poison Control Center

Excellent online resource for resource for any animal poison-related emergency, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The ASPCA®’s Animal Poison Control Center provides a helpful quick reference list of common plants that are known to be poisonous to pets. It also provides further information regarding symptoms and the degree of toxicity.

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Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

The Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OSPCA) has a very colourful site containing information on the Ontario SPCA Act, lists of shelters in the province, ways to help prevent cruelty and fun facts for the kids.

 

 

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The Cat Community

The Cat Community aims to build a group of cat caregivers who want to provide the very best care for their cat. Powered by feline veterinarians, the community provides you with credible, valuable, and reliable educational information. The American Association of Feline Practitioners is proud to create this site so you can learn more about your cat’s innate behaviors, the importance of routine veterinary care, how to take great care of your cat, and answer many of your questions. Be sure to sign up for our newsletter and always contact your veterinarian to discuss your cats individualized health plan.

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Canadian Kennel Club

The Canadian Kennel Club (CKC) is the primary registry body for purebred dogs in Canada and currently recognizes 175 breeds. As a non-profit organization, the CKC is dedicated to encouraging, guiding, and advancing the interests of purebred dogs and their responsible owners and breeders in Canada and promoting the knowledge and understanding of the benefits which dogs can bring to Canadian society.

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