Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Project
Gorilla Doctors is dedicated to saving the mountain gorilla species one gorilla patient at a time. Their international veterinarian team provides hands-on medical care to sick and injured mountain gorillas living in the national parks of Rwanda, Uganda, and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). With only 780 mountain gorillas left in the world today, the health and wellbeing of every individual gorilla is vital to the species’ survival.
Dog Breed Info Centre
Dog Breed Info Center® is your one stop shop for dog information. The website is both entertaining and informative at the same time. The number one cause of death in dogs today is euthanasia. A dog’s temperament is a direct result of the owner’s ability to understand him and give him what he instinctually needs as a canine animal. There are no bad dogs, just uneducated owners. Learn how natural dogmanship (dog psychology) can help your dog become more balanced.
The Veterinary Partner website provides pet owners with information about general pet health and care, nutrition, behavior, first aid and emergency preparedness, medications and various medical conditions. Whatever you’re looking for, if it’s information that will make your pet happier and healthier, you’ll find it here! Try browsing around in the Pet Connection with nationally syndicated pet expert and author Gina Spadafori. You can even submit your question to be answered by a veterinary professional.
Ontario Veterinary College
The Ontario Veterinary College (OVC) is dedicated to the advancement of veterinary and comparative medicine through teaching, research and service. Since 1862, OVC has been a world leader in veterinary health care, learning and research. They work at the intersection of animal, human and ecosystem health: training future veterinarians and scientists, improving the health of our animal companions, ensuring the safety of the food we eat and protecting the environment that we all share.
Ontario Veterinary Medical Association
The Ontario Veterinary Medical Association is the professional association representing veterinarians across Ontario. The OVMA is committed to advancing and promoting excellence in veterinary medicine, the betterment of animal health, and contributing to the protection of human health. Visit OVMA.org “For Pet Owners” section.
The Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (OSPCA) has a very colourful site containing information on the Ontario SPCA Act, lists of shelters in the province, ways to help prevent cruelty and fun facts for the kids.
Canadian Kennel Club
The Canadian Kennel Club (CKC) is the primary registry body for purebred dogs in Canada and currently recognizes 175 breeds. As a non-profit organization, the CKC is dedicated to encouraging, guiding, and advancing the interests of purebred dogs and their responsible owners and breeders in Canada and promoting the knowledge and understanding of the benefits which dogs can bring to Canadian society.
The Toronto Zoo will be a dynamic and exciting action centre that inspires people to love, respect and protect wildlife and wild spaces. The Zoo has over 5,000 animals representing over 500 species, as well as over 10 km (six miles) of walking trails.
Eco-Cell has designed a program that encourages organizations to collect used electronics, including batteries, to help the environment. This endeavor is about a lot more than just collecting the “profitable” used electronic goods – it’s about cleaning up and helping to save our environment by reducing the amount of electronics that end up in landfills.
Pet Food Nutrition
The website, petfoodnutrition.com, was created to answer health and nutrition questions of pet owners without promoting or rating specific brands of dog and cat food. The answers provided are fact-based, meaning they are supported by scientific evidence, and are an unbiased collaboration of experts in the veterinary and nutrition fields. The articles and blog pieces are peer-reviewed and edited prior to their inclusion on the website. Biographies for all the authors of this site are available so that you can get to know each and every one of them.
Ontario Wildlife Rescue
Our primary goal is to connect people who have found injured or orphaned wild animals with those who can look after them and get them back into the wilds. Through a network of rehabilitators (government word for people who help wild animals) and wildlife centres across Ontario we try to save as may wild animals as possible. See our link provided for more information.
Canadian Animal Blood Bank
The Canadian Animal Blood Bank is a not for profit organization supported by the MVMA Manitoba Veterinary Medical Association and RRC Red River College in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The organization is dedicated to improving veterinary care by providing blood products for animals who require transfusion therapy as part of their care.
Ontario Veterinary Medical Association Pet Health Insurance
OVMA Pet Health Insurance’s industry-leading plans are designed to offer unparalleled coverage and service to pet owners, which means you’ll have peace of mind about your pet’s veterinary care and more money in your pockets.
Kawartha Wildlife Centre (KWC)
Kawartha Wildlife Centre (KWC) is a registered charitable organization located in the heart of the Kawarthas. Our goal is to rescue, rehabilitate and release sick, orphaned and injured native Ontario wildlife. We also offer outreach and education to the public to promote conservation and ways to coexist with Ontario’s native wildlife.
Petcard offers a simple and affordable way to finance the treatment or product your pet needs and it allows you to get it without delay. The ideal alternative to writing a cheque. Petcard’s veterinary financing programs ensure that you don’t delay the treatment your pet needs due to cost concerns by offering you a variety of financing terms with convenient monthly payments.