Links & Resources

The following links are listed to provide you with additional online information and resources.

Websites of Local Veterinary Specialists:
Pet Cardiologist (Dr. Straeter-Knowlen) 
Veterinary Eye Care and Alabama Veterinary Specialists (Drs. Nelms and Korsch) 
Veterinary Surgery of Birmingham (Drs. Milton, Ballagas, and Dismukes) 
Animal Behavior Clinics (Dr. Myers)
Animal Rehab and Fitness (Dr. Grant) 
Veterinary Dental Referrals (Dr. Gaddis) 
Animal Eye Care (Dr. Gibbons)
Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine 
Mississippi State College of Veterinary Medicine 

Animal Behavior Problems: 
Companion Animal Behavior Program 
Information on Common Behavior Problems 

Animal Cancer: 
Feline Cancer Resources
Veterinary Surgical Oncology 

Caring for Older Dogs: 
The Senior Dogs Project
Caring for Handicapped Pets 

Caring for Puppies: 
Bringing A New Puppy Home 
Getting a New Puppy 
Puppies 101 
Puppy Training 
Your New Puppy 

People Foods to Avoid Feeding Your Pets 
Science Diet 

Special-Needs Pets – Choosing Euthanasia for Your Pet 

Pet Loss and Grief: 
Grief and Pet Loss 
Grief & the Loss of a Pet 

Pet Supplies: 

Pet Insurance: 
Embrace Pet Insurance 
Pet’s Best Insurance 
Trupanion Pet Insurance 
VPI Pet Insurance 
Healthy Paws Health Insurance 

Professional Organizations: 
American Animal Hospital Associations 
American Veterinary Medical Association
Alabama Veterinary Medical Association 
Jefferson County Veterinary Medical Association 

Rescue and Adoption Organizations:
Bama Bully (Pit bull adoptions)
Saving Grace Animal Rescue 
Two by Two Animal Rescue 
Have a Heart Animal Rescue 
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals 
Society for Animal Rescue and Adoption
Greater Birmingham Humane Society 
Shelby County Humane Society 

Traveling with Your Pet: 
AAA – Traveling With your Pet 
How to Travel with Your Dog 
Traveling With Your Dog 
Pet Friendly Hotels and Pet Friendly Travel