Resources

To help learn more about pets, their care, treatments and other important animal related topics, please visit the links below:

Cat Care
Cat Care from AAHA https://www.aaha.org/pet_owner/aaha_guidelines/feline_life_stage_guidelines.aspx
Exotic Animal Care 
Dental Disease and Certain Exotic Pets http://csuvth.colostate.edu/_docs/small_animal/zoological_medicine/zoological_medicine_201102_dental_disease_rabbits_guinea_chinchilla.pdf
Importance of Wellness Exams for Exotic Pets http://csuvth.colostate.edu/_docs/small_animal/zoological_medicine/zoological_medicine_201102_wellness_exams.pdf
Eye Care (Ophthalmology)
Cataracts and Cataract Surgery http://csuvth.colostate.edu/_docs/small_animal/ophthalmology/ophthalmology_201102_avco_cataracts.pdf
Glaucoma http://csuvth.colostate.edu/_docs/small_animal/ophthalmology/ophthalmology_201102_avco_glaucoma.pdf
Keratoconjunctivitis Sicca (Dry Eye) http://csuvth.colostate.edu/_docs/small_animal/ophthalmology/ophthalmology_201102_avco_kcs.pdf
Progressive Retinal Atrophy http://csuvth.colostate.edu/_docs/small_animal/ophthalmology/ophthalmology_201102_avco_pra.pdf
Sudden Acquired Retinal Degeneration Syndrome http://csuvth.colostate.edu/_docs/small_animal/ophthalmology/ophthalmology_201102_avco_sards.pdf
Ferret Health and Behavior
Vaccinations Schedule for Ferrets http://csuvth.colostate.edu/_docs/small_animal/zoological_medicine/zoological_medicine_201102_ferret_vaccination_schedule.pdf
Healthy Living and Nutrition
Body Condition Score http://csuvth.colostate.edu/_docs/small_animal/community_practice/community_practice_201102_body_weight_scale.pdf
Choosing a Pet Food http://smallanimal.vethospital.ufl.edu/clinical-services/nutrition/choosing-a-pet-food/
Helping Your Pet Live Longer http://csuvth.colostate.edu/small_animal/community_practice/help_pet_live_longer.aspx
Pet Obesity is a Growing Problem http://csuvth.colostate.edu/small_animal/community_practice/pet_obesity.aspx
What Should You Feed Your Dog? http://csuvth.colostate.edu/small_animal/community_practice/what_to_feed_dog.aspx
Heart Disease
Pets with Heart Disease http://csuvth.colostate.edu/small_animal/cardiology/heart_disease.aspx
Hygiene
Brushing Your Pet’s Teeth http://csuvth.colostate.edu/small_animal/community_practice/pet_dental_health.aspx
Clean and Medicate Your Pet’s Ears http://csuvth.colostate.edu/_docs/small_animal/dermatology/dermatology_201102_ear_flushing.pdf
Oral Health FAQs http://csuvth.colostate.edu/small_animal/dentistry_oral_surgery/questions.aspx
Trimming Your Cat’s Nails http://www.catvets.com/healthtopics/wellness/?Id=170
Trimming Your Dog’s Nails (AAHA) http://www.healthypet.com/PetCare/PetCareArticle.aspx?art_key=1e6320fa-ab8e-49fb-b312-84e69583d78d
Neurology
Neurology FAQs http://smallanimal.vethospital.ufl.edu/clinical-services/neurology/neurology-faqs/
Parasites and Zoonotic Disease
Why is it important to protect your pets from parasites? http://csuvth.colostate.edu/small_animal/community_practice/protect_pets_from_parasites.aspx