Northland Veterinary Services

8560 Topper Road
Iron River, WI 54847

(715)372-5590

northlandvet.net

 

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!

  • Choosing a new puppy  This is a nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy.
  • Pet Finder  Looking to adopt a pet?  At Pet Finder you are able to veiw all the available animals for adoption at your local shelters. 
  • Breeds of Dogs A quick reference guide to many breeds of dogs, including photos and brief descriptions of each breed's characteristics.
  • Heartworm Society    Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here!
  • Interceptor Plus Our clinic's choice for preventing heartworm disease.  Interceptor Plus also includes dewormer for roundworms, hookworms, tapeworms, and whipworms.
  • Nexgard Our #1 choice for flea and tick control, orally. Learn all about how it works.
  • Frontline  Our #1 choice for flea and tick control, topically. Learn about how it works.
  • Behavior problems  Founded by Brian Kilcommons and Sharon Wilson, best-selling authors and recognized experts on animal training and behavior, this site is a terrific resource for advice on a variety of behavioral problems. If you want to learn more about feline housesoiling, barking dogs, aggression, or any other behavioral problem, check this one out!  
  • 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.
  • Pet Health Insurance   We recommend VPI Pet Insurance Company to ensure your pet for medical and wellness issues.  They have a wide range of coverage that include illness, surgery, annual vaccines, etc. 
  • Healthy Pet.Com  AAHA sponsored website to help you understand how to keep your pet healthy.
  • The Cat Fanciers' Association (CFA)
    The Cat Fanciers' Association website has lots of pictures, as well as information on cat breeds, cat care, upcoming cat shows, and much more.
  • Veterinary Schools in the US  This is a great link to all of the websites of veterinary schools in the United States.
  • 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.
  • American Veterinary Medical Association
    This site is a good starting point to learn more about a variety of topics, including feline injection-site sarcomas and the latest subjects in veterinary medicine.
  • American Association of Feline Practitioners
    The AAFP is like the American Medical Association for cat doctors, and has lots of good information regarding feline health.
  • Veterinary Information Network
    VIN is the world's first and largest online veterinary community.  This link will take you to our Pet Library page where you can search for information on VIN Veterinary Partner.
  • Indoor Cat Initiative  The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is a great resource to help you enrich the life of your indoor cat. 
  • Vet-Stem Cell Therapy Arthritis in dogs and cats & tendons and ligaments and joints in horses can be treated with Vet-Stem's patented stem cell therapy.