Find holistic veterinarians, a cat or dog vet or animal hospitals near youAntifreeze and Animals
"Most automotive antifreeze (usually colored green with a sweetish taste) is a chemical called ethyleneglycol or more properly 1,2,ethanediol. This is a ethane (part of natural gas) reacted to form a double alcohol. Bottom line is that it is sweet, toxic, chemically fairly stable and mildly flammable. There is nothing you can treat it with at home that is not as toxic as the antifreeze itself.
"The procedures in this document should be used to provide first aid only to dogs in a bloat condition. They are not intended to replace prompt, professional treatment by a qualified veterinarian. Please read and understand these instructions completely before attempting the first aid procedures described herein."
"The study is intended to evaluate (a) the incidence of bloat in each participating breed; (b) the relationship between body conformation and bloat risk in individual dogs within a breed; (c) the influence of family history of bloat on bloat risk; and (d) whether diet and personality characteristics are predisposing factors for bloat. Dogs are measured and enrolled at a show. Then the owner completes a Current Status and History Questionnaire to provide baseline information about the dogís diet, temperament, etc., and the dogís health status is followed over time to see which dogs bloat and which remain bloat-free."
This article was written by Dr. Wendy Wallace and explains how and when to do CPR on your pet. Know this before you need it!
Wheelchairs and accessories for disabled or handicapped pets.
Information about nutrition and alternative medicine for dogs
American Animal Hospital Association
"K9 Carts" wheelchairs for mobility-impaired pets.
If you think that your dog has been poisoned this can be a great source of help. Get your dog to a Veterinarian immediately, then go check this site. You can also call them at 800-548-2423 or 888-4ANIHELP. There is a $30. per case charge and no extra charge for follow up's. You must use Visa, Master Card, Discover or Amer. Express cards. Or you can call 900-680-0000. There will be a $20. charge for the first 5 minutes with a $2.95 charge for each additional minute. No follow up's. The charges will be billed to your phone number bill. Check out this site and keep these numbers handy.
"Our mission is to help protect the human-to-animal bond and to encourage the wellness of our 'best friends" with affordable pet insurance solutions."
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Plants That Are Poisonous to Pets
"Submit Dog! will allow you to enter the information about the dog you've lost or found. When you submit the dog information, dogfind! will search the database for matches. Whether there are matches or not, you will be allowed to submit your dog into the database..."
Started in 1991, CUR (Canine Underground Railroad) is one of many Internet rescue transport groups that assist in moving rescued dogs from shelters to rescue groups, from rescue groups to fosters and from fosters to their new adoptive homes. The CUR mailing list is owned by Bill Gorman and managed by Peg Banks. Membership in CUR is by referral from two current members. This is to protect the safety of dogs and people alike by keeping anonymous lurkers from reviewing details of dogs moving through their areas, or the times and places where runners may meet. However, CUR cooperates with many other groups and non-CUR individuals--in pooling resources, more dogs and adoptive families may benefit. To join, contact a CUR member you know personally and inquire about joining. To request transport assistance, contact any CUR member.
"The site is designed with you in mind, to lead you to tips and sites to help you with placement that you might never have even thought to use, especially if you are new to the Internet, and not even sure of all of the resources available. So even if you've been rescuing a long time, and think you have all of the bases covered, please check this all out."
"Here you will find a massive in depth look at rescue dogs within the UK. We have a huge Directory listing all the dog homes and rescue centres in the Country as well as a message board where people can leave descriptions of dogs they are looking to re-home. We also offer a large selection of articles on dog behaviour and training to get you through the rough patches with your new companion."
Our aim is to "Buy The freedom" of the forgotten, unloved pedigree dogs and puppies trapped in our Nations PuppyMills. We raise funds with raffles, auctions and the sale of donated items to purchase dogs from Kennel disbursal sales or Kennel closeouts. At the completion of the sale the kennel submits their USDA license and are no longer in business.
A blog post with dog agility resources.
contains a huge library of free articles about an enormous variety of behavior problems that people can read for free. The articles are written by Lori Verni, a Certified Master Trainer for 10+ years, published author, and newspaper columnist.
Basic to advanced information on this sport. Tons of links to frisbee sites.
Private, Positive, Personalized, Professional Dog Training.
Our artwork is an excellent choice for a gift for a friend or family members, as well as for rescue groups looking for the 'just right' merchandise to be used as a fund raiser.
"Dog-Pictures.co.uk is a fun dog breed pictures and dog information resource for dog lovers and their treasured pet!"
"...the Doglogic site has been tailored toward the many unique needs of Large & Giant Breed dogs and their owners. There is a wealth of dog health, dog obedience and dog feeding information, books and supplies.Dog crates and crate training, a Marketplace of Large & Giant Breed publications. Check out the On-Line Shop, carrying Dane -Tuff stuffed toys and other tough to find items. We also have Custom Dog Coats available by special order."
"Doginmysuitcase.com specialize in hotels that allow pets to stay. We are the one-stop-shop for all your pet travel needs, from a one night stay to a complete vacation package including car, airfare and hotel. All 100% pet friendly!"
"snips is short for The Spay/Neuter Incentive Project and Sanctuary, Inc., a non-profit corporation (501 (c)(3) status pending) serving Greene County (Virginia) and dedicated to improving the quality of human/companion animal relationships by promoting a holistic approach to animal care.
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