Pet Health Industry Links
West U Veterinary is pleased to share these pet industry resource links and a link to a veterinarian-trusted database of health articles. you have any questions about your pet’s health, please give us a call at 713-661-7387.
ASPCA Poison Control Center – Learn what to do in a poison-related emergency and how to keep your dog or cat safe from poisonous substances.
American Veterinary Medical Association– The AVMA website is a wonderful resources for pet owners to learn more about veterinary medicine, as well as its relationship to public health, biological science, and agriculture.
American Association of Feline Practitioners – The American Association of Feline Practitioners strives to improve the health and welfare of cats through research, education, and high quality veterinary care.
American Heartworm Society – The American Heartworm Society provides education about heartworm disease and its effects on animals.
Companion Animal Parasite Council (Pets and Parasites) – The CAPC has numerous tips on parasite prevention as well as an updated map to track the prevalence of parasites around the country.
Tick Encounter Resource Center – The Tick Encounter Resource Center promotes education and empowerment for pet owners to prevent ticks and tick-borne diseases in pets.
Microchipping FAQs – The American Veterinary Medical Association answers the most frequently asked questions about microchip implantation.
ASPCA Pet Loss – The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals offers helpful articles and answers to frequently asked questions regarding end-of-life care and coping with the loss of a pet.
CareCredit – We accept Care Credit at our hospital as a payment option. CareCredit is North America’s leading medical payments program that can be used for all of your pet’s medical care needs.
Pets Best Pet Insurance – Cover up to 90% of your pet’s unexpected veterinary costs with a Pets Best pet insurance plan with flexible coverage options, and no annual or lifetime limits.
Pet Health Library
At West U Veterinary, we are pleased to provide our patients with an online library that provides pet health information from trusted experts and veterinarians. Veterinary Partner makes it easy to find information from leading veterinary articles about your pet’s health, behavior issues, medications, and much more.
Finding an article is simple–you just enter the keyword(s) in the search box to find everything you need to know in the topic you are inquiring about. For example, you can search for topics like hip dysplasia, heartworm protection, dog aggression, potty training, etc.
For more information, please call our office at 713-661-7387.