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Feline diseases, behavior, “How-tos”

  • – Cornell Feline Health Center – One of the world’s leading centers for research and care of felines. This website contains easy to understand information about feline diseases, care and behavior. It also contains videos on how to give insulin, and how to give pills and other medications to cats.
  • – American Association of Feline Practitioners website. Contains similar information to the Cornell Feline Health Center site, with links to other sites and the ability to locate AAFP member veterinarians.

Canine/feline diseases, care and behavior information:

  • – A website run by the largest professional veterinary forum/information website in the world (veterinary This site contains thousands of articles on specific diseases and behavioral/care issues. The articles have been written and approved by some of the biggest veterinary experts in those fields.
  • – The website for Hills Nutrition, the maker of Hills Veterinary Diets and Science Diet dog and cat foods. This site contains information on dog and cat nutrition, and occasional coupons for their products.
  • – The Humane Association of The United States has a great website with information on the care of various pets (not just dogs and cats), travel tips, and poisonous plants.
  • – The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals website. This site contains information on petcare, adoptions, and a link to the National Animal Poison Control Center. It also contains a search for shelters near you.

Bereavement and Loss:

Adoptions/find a pet:

  • – This website features pictures and information on various pets available from rescue organizations, shelters, and some individuals.

Monthly medication reminder service (eg: heartworm medication, flea/tick medication):

  • – This site allows you to have email reminders sent to you when your pet is due for it’s monthly medications.


  • – Upstate Veterinary Specialties. This specialty group located in Latham, has a board-certified cardiologist, radiologist, surgeon(s), dermatologist, pain management and rehabilitation specialist, ophthomologist, neurologist and internal medicine specialist. They provide specialty services to referred patients including ( but not limited to) MRI and neurosurgery.
  • – Veterinary Referral Specialties of NY in Pattersonville ( near Amsterdam) provides advanced diagnostic, surgical, and oncologic services. 518- 887-2260.
  • – North Country Veterinary Referral Hospital to Specialists

After Hours Emergency Services

Various Helpful Links

Information Resources for Public







  • American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists


  • American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine


  • American Association of Equine Practitioners

Internal Medicine

  • American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine



  • International Veterinary Academy of Pain Management



Poisons (including plants)

Surgery (Small or Large Animal)

Zoonosis/Public Health