Advanced Care Veterinary Hospital is aware of the vast amount of information available on the internet. Our team has taken the time and evaluated the following sites. We trust the information the listed websites provide to you, our client, and member of our family.
Lots of good information on pet health and on veterinary medicine in general.
The ACVIM is the international certifying organization for veterinary specialists in cardiology, large animal internal medicine, neurology, oncology and small animal internal medicine. ACVIM has a variety of resources available for pet owners, including a nationwide searchable database of their specialists.
The College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists promotes veterinary ophthalmology through training, certification, research, and education. Their website has lots of information on eye diseases and treatment and has a searchable database of board certified veterinary ophthalmologists.
The American College of Veterinary Surgeons is the specialty board that sets the standards for advanced professionalism in veterinary surgery. Their website has lots fo information on numerous surgical conditions and treatments and has a searchable database for board certified surgeons.
This website has all the information that you ever wanted to know about heartworms and heartworm disease in dogs and cats. The website includes information about possible resistance to heartworm medication and the most current recommendations for prevention and treatment of heartworm disease.
The AKC and its affiliated organizations advocate for the purebred dog as a family companion, advance canine health and well-being, work to protect the rights of all dog owners and promote responisble dog ownership.
This website has a wealth of information on pet dental care and disease. There is also a searchable database to find a board certified veterinary dentist.
This website has more information than you ever wanted to know about parasites in dogs in cats, in particular heartworm disease, tick diseases, and intestinal parasite. The prevalence map is fun to look at, because it breaks down parasites by state and in some cases, even by county.
Registry for dog health testing (hips, eyes, genetic testing, etc).
This is the largest, all-breed, performance dog registry in the world, registering dogs in all 50 states and 25 foreign countries. The UKC supports the "Total Dog" philosophy with events that are designed for dogs that look and perform equally well.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is an agency of the United States Department of Health and Human Services. It is responisble for protecting and promoting public health through the regulation and supervision of food safety, tobacco products, dietary supplements, prescription and OTC drugs, vaccines, medical devices, cosmetics, and veterinary products. Their website also has the listing of all pet food recalls.
Website that provides reliable, up-to-date animal health information from the veterinarians and experts of the Veterinary Information Network (VIN).
Dog Training Links:
K9 Manners & More is a dog training center in Broken Arrow. Offers group and private lessons. Also offers behavior consultation and training for dogs with anxiety or behavior problems. Also offers training for Nose Work, Agility, Competitive Obedience, and Rally.
Performance K-9 is a dog training center in south Tulsa. Offers pet training, along with specialized training for search and rescue and performance dogs. Also offers a board and train option.
Dirty Dawg's Grooming is a full service grooming facility, located in Sapulpa, OK. This link will take you to their facebook page.