Related Sites


    The National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) welcomes anyone in the veterinary industry, including veterinary assistants, credentialed veterinary technicians, veterinarians, educators and students.

  • The Merck Veterinary Manual

    Merck is committed to bringing out the best in medicine. As part of that effort, Merck has created The Merck Manuals, a series of books for human and animal health care professionals and for the general public. As a service to the community, the content of The Manuals is available free of charge in enhanced online versions. The online versions are updated periodically with new information and contain illustrations and audio and video material not present in the print versions.

  • VSPN

    The Mission of the Veterinary Support Personnel Network is to support, inspire and lead our profession in the advancement of veterinary medicine by providing a worldwide community for veterinary support staff complete with message boards, resources, continual education and interactive sessions in an encouraging, collaborative and sharing environment.

  • Pet MD

    Pet Health and Pet Nutrition Information - PetMD is the largest website library of pet health information, including symptoms, diagnosis and treatment, with thousands of veterinarian written and approved articles.

  • Morris Animal Foundation

    Morris Animal Foundation is a nonprofit organization that invests in science to advance animal health. The Foundation is a global leader in funding scientific studies for companion animals, horses and wildlife. Since its founding in 1948, Morris Animal Foundation has invested more than $92 million toward 2,300 studies that have led to significant breakthroughs in diagnostics, treatments, prevention and cures for animals.

  • The Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC)

    The Companion Animal Parasite Council (CAPC) is an independent council of veterinarians, veterinary parasitologist, and other animal health care professionals established to create guidelines for the optimal control of internal and external parasites that threaten the health of pets and people. It brings together broad expertise in parasitology, internal medicine, public health, veterinary law, private practice and association leadership.

  • Drugs.com

    Drugs.com is the most popular, comprehensive and up-to-date source of drug information online. Providing free, peer-reviewed, accurate and independent data on more than 24,000 prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines and natural products.

Study Tools
  • The Biology Place

    BioCoach activities allow students to visualize and apply their understanding of biological concepts. During these practice activities, students manipulate graphs, complete biological puzzles and answer questions.

  • Veterinary Abbreviations & Acronyms Guide

    This list focuses on abbreviations and acronyms commonly used in veterinary practice and supplements the standard and widely available reference sources such as Gale's Acronyms, Initialisms & Abbreviations Dictionary. It is intended for use by veterinary students, researchers, practitioners and librarians.

  • Etymology Dictionary

    This is a map of the wheel-ruts of modern English. Etymologies are not definitions; they're explanations of what our words meant and how they sounded 600 or 2,000 years ago.

Surgical Know How and Knots
  • I Will Knot!

    This is a site about knots: how to tie them, how to appreciate their beauty. Even the seriously knot-challenged among us can learn to tie many useful and popular knots by following along with the short, step-by-step instructional video clips on this site.

Continuing Education
  • VetMed Team

    VetMedTeam was born at the 1999 North American Veterinary Conference. Its existence is due to a core belief that every position in the practice is vital to excellent medical care. Each team member needs access to continuing education to reach full potential.

  • Daily Nutrition Matters

    Daily Nutrition Matters® is designed to advance your knowledge of canine and feline nutrition, conveniently and efficiently. Whether you want to brush up on nutrient requirements or improve your understanding of nutrition’s role in managing chronic health conditions or focus on the role of nutrition in cases of gastrointestinal disease, Daily Nutrition Matters offers a wealth of information to nourish your career.

Animal Wellfare
  • AAHA

    Welcome to the American Animal Hospital Association, the accrediting body for companion animal hospitals in the United States and Canada. Whether you’re a veterinary professional or a pet owner, we invite you to share in our passion for quality pet health care.

  • AVMA

    The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), established in 1863, is a not-for-profit association representing more than 85,000 veterinarians working in private and corporate practice, government, industry, academia, and uniformed services. Structured to work for its members, the AVMA acts as a collective voice for its membership and for the profession.


    ASPCApro.org provides tools and resources for animal welfare professionals and volunteers at public and private agencies and rescue groups, as well as veterinarians, humane law enforcement and emergency responders.

  • American Association of Feline Practitioners

    The American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) improves the health and welfare of cats by supporting high standards of practice, continuing education, and scientific investigation.

  • House Rabbit Society

    House Rabbit Society is an international, nonprofit animal welfare organization dedicated to rescue, education and welfare of rabbits.

  • Langley Animal Protection Society

    The Langley Animal Protection Society’s mandate is to promote the physical, emotional and psychological well being of companion animals in Langley. We carry out our mandate through the use of professional and humane animal control methods and innovative animal welfare programs.


Last Updated June 17, 2016

Cookie Policy
Like most companies, we uses cookies and similar technologies (“cookies”) on our websites to facilitate and improve your online experience.

How we use cookies
Cookies contain small amounts of information which are downloaded to your device when you visit our website. Cookies are sent back to our website to allow us to recognize your device.

Recognizing your device with Essential Cookies allows our site to help you navigate efficiently to obtain the information and services you have requested.

Analytical and Customization Cookies allow our site to remember your preferences such as language selection and help you to view information that is most relevant to your interests; these cookies also help us to maintain and improve our websites by providing information on how visitors find and use the sites, and how well the sites are performing.

In some cases Advertising Cookies may be used to make advertising messages more relevant to you.

Unless you disable the cookies on our website, by using our website you agree to our use of those cookies.

Making cookie choices
You may see the list of ours and selected partner cookies on our website and make choices about those cookies by, most browsers allow you to manage cookie preferences. If you decide to disable cookies on our site, you may not be able to take full advantage of all website features once you have done so,

Sharing tools
To enhance your experience on our websites, we sometimes embed content and sharing tools from other (third party) sites, such as “like” buttons from social networking sites; these third party sites may also place and access cookies on your device. This site does not control the placement or access of these third party cookies. You should check the relevant third party website(s) for more information about these cookies and whether and how you may make choices about them.