Sewickley Veterinary Hospital

1104 Ohio River Blvd.
Sewickley, PA 15143

(412)741-5550

sewickleyvet.com



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!

  • Animal Poison Control Center Information on managing poisonings in animals and a list of toxic and non-toxic plants.
  •  Questions about Pet Insurance?? Information about the benefits and choosing a plan.
  •  Pet Travel Checklist  A printable list of things to do and what to bring before you and your pet travel.
  • Choosing a new puppy  This is a nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy 
  • Veterinary Dental Information  Information to assist owners for approved dental products.
  • 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!
  • 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. 
  • Frontline  The FRONTLINE family, was created to help you arm your dog against infestations of ticks and fleas. 
  • National Animal Poison Control Center  The website for the National Animal Poison Control Center including a library and links.
  • 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 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.
  • Advantage Flea Control
    This site is sponsored by Bayer Animal Health, the makers of new K9 Advantix for dogs and Advantage flea control for dogs and cats. It is loaded with information about fleas and flea control.
  • Elanco Animal Health
    This site is sponsored by Elanco and has useful information on heartworm prevention and flea control for pet owners.
  • Parrot Information and Assistance  Parrot Education & Adoption Center (PEAC) is a non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to educating current and potential bird owners on the proper care of pet birds.
  • Medication Reminders via Email  This site allows you to receive an email notification whenever you pet is due for his or her monthly medication such as heartworm or flea preventative.
  • 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.