Note: Links are provided as potential resources only
and do not constitute an endorsement of the services or websites.
for Pets with Disabilities:
Wheelchairs for Dogs Custom-made, lightweight wheelchairs that
are user-friendly for both you and your dog.
K9 Cart Company Wheelchairs for mobility-impaired pets, designed
by Veterinary Orthopedic Specialist Dr. Lincoln Parkes. Also offers
(Doggon' Wheels) Wheelchairs for pets, support slings, paw protectors,
diapers, and more.
modular stairs for aging dogs (and cats), or animals who suffer
from arthritis or neurological disorders.
Cooler A thermoregulating pet bed to help comfort dogs
with bad joints, bad hips, skin disorders, or other health conditions
in which a soft, cooling effect would be desirable.
Veterinary Medicine Includes information on cats, dogs, horses,
farm animals, and wildlife.
A superb online resource for pet news, health, and well-being. Offers
up-to-date information information on all pet issues, and includes
a drug library.
Plant Alert (Florida Plants) A public awareness campaign
by Florida Veterinary Specialists for pet owners & a
tribute to "Tracker," the termite-hunting beagle. There
are pictures of 15 of Florida's most toxic household and landscape
that Cat Store Lists free or low-cost spay/neuter programs in
the United States, listed by state.
USA SPAY/USA is a nationwide network of people working together
to provide affordable spay/neuter programs. Its goal is to reduce
the number of unwanted cats and dogs and to stop the suffering.
Markets Lost Pet Index Lost pet listings by geographical area.
Chance for Animals Stolen Pets Page Pet peddlers prey on people
who can no longer keep their pets. Desperate owners listen to promises
of good and loving homes. The promises are not kept. Instead, your
pets' fate is a laboratory or dog fight, where they die painful
and lonely deaths. Find out what you can do to protect your pets.
A phenomenal resource for anything related to pet abuse. Includes
an abuse database, the abuse connection (animal abuse and violence
towards humans), preventing abuse, abuse newsfeed, and much more.
The most comprehensive information source on the Internet for worldwide
listings of pet friendly accommodations, restaurants, and pet care
The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals exists
to promote humane principles, prevent cruelty, and alleviate fear,
pain, and suffering in animals.
Sanctuary A national, non-profit organization dedicated to rescuing
and protecting farm animals. It also campaigns to end abusive animal
Defense of Animals Working to protect the rights, welfare, and
habitats of animals.
Inc. Wild Horse Rescue Dedicated to saving abandoned, abused,
neglected, and slaughter-bound mustangs.
(National Anit-Vivisection Society)-Animal advocates for humane
science. The organization works to stop the use of animals in product
testing, biomedical research, and classroom education.
Humane Education Society Provides humane education, rescue and
relief assistance for animals, as well screened adoption services.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals.
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals online.
Campaigns against the factory farming of ducks and pigs; endorsed
by Paul McCartney.
Friends The nation's largest sanctuary for abused and abandoned
cats and dogs and other animals. The mission of Best Friends is
to help bring about a time when there are no more homeless pets,
and when every cat or dog who's ever born can be guaranteed a good
home with a loving family.
Haven Its mission is to provide a permanent
home for chimpanzees from the biomedical research community,
entertainment industry, or
those kept as pets. (info also at pbs.org)
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Cat Allies As the foremost experts on feral cats, Alley Cat
Allies promotes nonlethal control for feral and stray cats with
trap-neuter-return (TNR) programs that effectively reduce their
population by sterilization not euthanasia.
Cat Coalition Based in San Diego, California. The web site has
extensive information relating to feral cats.
Gorilla Foundation Help Koko help to save her species.
(In Memory of Magic) The organization's mission: "Helping
people help pets. To better the lives of sick, injured and abused
companion animals. We are dedicated to insure that no companion
animal has to be euthanized simply because their caretaker is financially
The International Primate Protection League, working since 1973
for the well-being of primates. IPPL's educational efforts have
contributed to decisions by many countries to ban or restrict primate
trade and to establish programs to protect primate habitat.
Jane Goodall Institute The Jane Goodall Institute advances the
power of individuals to take informed and compassionate action to
improve the environment of all living things.
Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International Dedicated to the conservation
of gorillas and their habitats in Africa through anti-poaching,
regular monitoring, research, education and support of local communities,
The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International uniquely continues to
promote the ideals and vision of Dr. Dian Fossey.
Laboratory Primate Advocacy Group The site's purpose is to expose
the true reality of laboratory primates from the perspective of
the people who know them best their caregivers and research
technicians. The intent is to reflect the primate's current status
quo, including laboratory conditions, on-going behavioral and biomedical
research, and efforts to abolish the use of nonhuman primates in
Fund Its purpose is to end the killing of adoptable (healthy)
dogs and cats. It motivates communities to build broad-based alliances
by financially supporting collaborative, comprehensive life-saving
to Protect Police Dogs Raises funds to provide bullet-proof
vests for police dogs. Started by a 10-year-old girl, the organization
raised over $60,000 in less than one year.
Facts & Games for Children Children can play interactive
games and learn about animals at Animaland, a site by the American
Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
Pets The "Miracle Pets" TV show highlights remarkable
stories of pets and how they've touched our hearts and souls.
stories on their website, submit a story of your own, or visit
War Dogs Monument - The mission: "To build and dedicate
a National War Dogs Monument in Washington D.C. to honor the
service and sacrifice of all military working dog teams of
all U.S. Armed Services of all Wars and Peacekeeping Missions
"All the pet links you can handle." Links on just about
everything related to pets, message forum, and more.
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to pet loss and memorials, please visit the Pet
Loss Resources Page.