ASPCA ASPCA Toxic and Non-Toxic Plant Database: This site provides extensive information on the which plants are and are not safe for pets.
PetHealthNetwork The Pet Health Network is a great resource for info on animal health, behaviour, and care.
CVBD The Canine Vector-Borne Diseases website has information about diseases such as heartworm and lyme disease that are transmitted by biting insects and parasites.

Dogs and Ticks: Diseases in Your Neightbourhood This website provides information about ticks in North America. The map provides information on the incidents of tick-bourne diseases that have been reported via Idexx Laboratories.
Nutritional Requirements of Cats and Dogs. There are two brief booklets available from the National Research Council of the National Academies (US).
The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) website for Pet Owners AAHA maintains a pet health library and a blog for the use of pet owners.
The American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) provides information for cat owners. There are some great tips for people new to cat ownership, as well as those who have had cats for year.
Virtual Canine Anatomy from Colorado State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences provides interactive images of canine anatomy.

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Acres Animal Hospital

721 Main St., Dartmouth, NS B2W 3T6 (902) 434-4446
Open Monday - Friday 8AM - 8PM
Closed Holidays and Weekends
Consultation by Appointment

Emergency Medical Care

For Emergency Medical Care, please contact: Metro Animal Emergency Clinic 902-468-0674
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