Independence Veterinary Hospital

7205 Hillside Road
Independence, OH 44131

(216)524-5220

www.ivh.vet

In addition to the Pet Health Care Library, we have provided the following links to websites that provide some great information on a variety of topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care. We will update this page frequently, and would love to hear your ideas on links that you would like to see us add to this page to share with other pet owners. Feel free to suggest your favorites. If we like them, we will add them to our list!

  • Choosing a new puppy
    This is a nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy.
     
  • Heartworm Society
    Everything you ever wanted to know about Heartworm disease can be found here!

  • Behavior and Wonder Why....
    This site is a terrific resource for advice on a variety of behavioral problems and medical conditions. It is a collection of client handouts and detailed information from DVM360, and is featured on Pinterest.
     
  • ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center
    This is the website of the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center. It includes a library, links to other sites, and phone numbers for the poison control center.
     
  • USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
    The USDA maintains this website with information on a variety of animal health related topics, including the latest news on such things as Mad Cow Diseases, Foot and Mouth disease, and many other things.

  • Rainbow Bridge 
    Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members.

  • West Nile Virus
    This site is maintained by the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta. It has the latest information on the spread of West Nile Virus in the US, as well as information on disease transmission, symptoms, etc.