Pittsburgh Veterinary Cardiology807 Camp Horne RoadPittsburgh, PA 15237
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 send us your favorites. If we like them, we will add them to our list!
- An Update on Diet Associated Dilated Cardiomyopathy
- FDA statement on grain free diets
Please follow the link above to obtain information about the potential link between "boutique" grain free diets and the development of dilated cardiomyopathy in dogs.
- Dr. Lisa Freeman article on grain free diets in dogs
Dr. Freeman is a veterinary nutritionist investigating the possible link between feeding legume based/grain free diets and the development of dilated cardiomyopathy in dogs
- Heartworm Society
Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here!
- National Animal Poison Control Center
This is the website of the National 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, and has the latest information on the spread of West Nile Virus in the US, as well as information on disease transmission, symptoms, etc.