Resources & Links
The veterinary resources featured on this page provide useful information to pet owners on a variety of topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care.
Animal Breed Associations
Humane Societies, Pet Foundations, and Shelters
- American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
- Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland
- Best Friends Animal Sanctuary
- Ferret Rescue of Maine
- FIRST – Ferret Information Rescue Shelter & Trust Society
- Friends of Feral Felines
- House Rabbit Society
- The Humane Society of the United States
- North Shore Animal League America
- Planet Dog Foundation: Their mission is to help fund the training, placement, and support of dogs helping people in need.
Pet Grief Support
Pet Supply Stores
- Fetch: This fun Portland-based pet supply store offers leashes and collars, gifts, gear, toys, and food.
- Pet Life (formerly The Kennel Shop)
- Pet Quarters
- Planet Dog
Veterinary Education & Animal News
- American Veterinary Medical Association
- Animal Planet: This is a great website for all kinds of information on many types of animals.
- Downeast Dog News: This is a free monthly newspaper for people who love dogs.
- The Pet Web Library: Mar Vista Animal Medical Center in California has compiled information on some of the most common medical concerns of pet dogs and cats.
- VeterinaryPartner.com: Part of the Veterinary Information Network, this site has information about pet behavior, diseases, and answers to general small animal health questions.