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Veterinary Associations

 American Veterinary Medical Association

American Animal Hospital Association

California Veterinary Medical Association

Pet Loss

Argus Institute - Grief Resources for Families with Pets

Colorado State University website providing help with pet loss and grief.

Books for Adults:
Anderson, M., Coping with the Loss of Your Pet, Second Edition. Petergrine Press, 1996
Harris, E., Pet Loss: A Spiritual Guide. Llewellyn Publications, 1997
Kowalski, G., Goodbye Friend: Healing Wisdom for Anyone Who Has Ever Lost a Pet. Stillpoint Publishing, 1997
Steinbach, D., Letting Go Loving, Caring Without Guilt: A Compassionate but Straightforward Look at Pet Euthanasia. Willow Bend Publishing, 1997

Books for Children:
Rylant, C., Dog Heaven. Blue Sky Press, 1995
Rylant, C., Cat Heaven. Blue Sky Press, 1997
Viorst, J., The Tenth Good Thing About Barney. Atheneum, 1971

 Cornell University Pet Loss Support Line


FDA searchable recall database

Find out if your pet food has been recalled by the FDA on their easy to use website.

General Pet Health


This is the owner’s companion to VIN (Veterinary Information Network) the leading on-line site for up-to-date information and education for your veterinarian. This site has a tremendous amount of information for all pet owners. If you have a question you can usually find the answer here from a trusted source.

American Heartworm Society

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Pet Wellness Campaign

How often should pets be examined and vaccinated? Provides information, videos, and press releases regarding the topic of pet wellness and disease prevention.

What a reverse sneeze looks like


Cat Health

Cornell University Partner's in Animal Health Website

Helpful videos from Cornell University including: How to give your cat medication. How to trim your cat's nails and brush your cat's teeth. Also helpful information on diabetes, kidney disease and cancer.

American Association of Feline Practitioners

The AAFP is an association of veterinarians dedicated to improving the health of felines. Visit the site to learn about medical conditions and general health care for your cat.

Know Heartworms - Heartworm Disease in Cats

Information about heartworm disease in our feline friends.

Soft Paws

Visit this website for information on Soft Paws, a declawing alternative.

Pet Adoption

Pet Finder Website

Microchip Lookup Service

Resource for looking up information associated with a microchip number.

Emergency Care

California Veterinary Specialists

Carlsbad 760-431-2273

Veterinary Specialty Hospital

North County 760-466-0600
Sorrento Valley 760-858-7500

Animal Poison Control Center

Good resource for any animal poison-related emergency, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If you think that your pet may have ingested a potentially poisonous substance, call (888) 426-4435. A $65 consultation fee may be applied to your credit card.


Dr. Sophia Yin's Website

Great information and videos on pet behavior and training.

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Pacific Animal Hospital


2801 Oceanside Blvd Oceanside, CA 92054

Clinic Hours

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Saturday-Sunday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM