Resources from Halifax Veterinary Hospitals

Here is a list of helpful resources for pet owners.  

AAHA

Find out what it means to be an AAHA Accredited Animal Hospital and learn lots of interesting information -  for every pet owner! www.healthypet.com/Accreditation/WhyStandards.aspx

Adaptil

Helps dogs learn, settle and travel!  http://www.adaptil.com

American Association Of Feline Practitioners

www.catvets.com

Atlantic Veterinary College

Housed at UPEI its focus is animal and human health education and research.  www.upei.ca/avc/

Bayer Animal Health

A great reaources for pet owners.  Lots of helpful information for a source you can trust. http://animalhealth.bayer.ca/en/

Canine Inherited Disorders Database

This website will be useful for dog owners whose pet has been found to have an inherited condition; potential dog owners who want help in avoiding these problems when choosing a pet; dog breeders who are looking for suggestions on how to avoid these conditions in their lines of dogs. http://www.upei.ca/~cidd/intro.htm

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www.catalystcouncil.org

Cleaning Basics for Pets and Humans in the Home

www.bbcleaningservice.com

Diabetes in Pets

A growing concern, we have added links to several resources for pet owners of a diabetic dog or ca.

Cornell’s diabetes videos

petdiabetes.com

mycathasdiabetes.com

veterinarypartner.com

Dogs in Canada

A complete listing of Canada's favourite dog breed and breeders !

www.dogsincanada.com

Dog Reources for Children

A great resource for families with both dogs and children.  

Feliway

These guys make great products to prevent unwanted feline behavior, lots of great resources too.   http://www.feliway.ca/us

Guide to Pet-Safe House Plants

http://www.improvenet.com/a/guide-to-pet-safe-house-plants

Hills Pet Nutrition - Science and Prescription Diets

For everything you need to know about your pets nutritional needs.

www.hillspet.com  

The Indoor Cat Initiative

vet.osu.edu/vmc/indoor-cat-initiative

The Metro Animal Emergency Clinic is always ready for you and your pet in case of emergency when our member hospitals are closed.

www.maec.ca

Nova Scotia Lost Dog Network

http://ns.lostdognetwork.com/

The Nova Scotia Lost Dog Network is a group of volunteers using social media and shared resources to help bring missing dogs home. 

Nova Scotia Veterinary Medical Association

www.nsvma.ca/index.html

Pet Health Network

Answers from veterinarians about your pet's health, behaviour, and care.

www.pethealthnetwork.com 

Peteducation.com

Hundreds of in-depth articles on the anatomy, grooming, behavior, reproduction, feeding, vaccination, parasites, infections, and other diseases of cats and dogs. www.peteducation.com 

Petplace

www.petplace.com

Petsecure Pet Health Insurance-(for information on coverage and costs)

www.petsecure.ca 

Petcard Veterinary Financing

www.petcard.ca

Pet Safety – A Review of Pet Safety at Home and Out of Town

http://safestars.org/pet-safety-review/?utm_source=email&utm_content=2760115 

Pet Proofing your House

Pet Proofing by Home Advisor http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/pet-proofing-home-yard/?utm_source=email&utm_content=2760115#.WWdnEBPysgo 

Remind My Pet

This is a FREE automated email (with a text option) reminder system designed to help pet owners remember to give medications to their pets on time.

http://www.remindmypet.com

Royal Canin/ Medi-Cal - Veterinary Exclusive Diets

Get answers to your questions about Veterinary Exclusive Diets

http://www.royalcanin.ca/index.php/eng/Veterinary-Exclusive-Diets

Trupanion Pet Insurance (for info on coverage and costs)

www.trupanion.ca 

24 Petwatch Microchipping (microchipping service offered in clinic- see site for program benefits and details) www.24petwatch.com

 

Disclaimer 

We hope you find these resources helpful.  We cannot take responsibility for content provided on other sites, and as always, for personalized pet concerns it is always best contact your veterinarian.