Veterinary Medical Referral Service

P.O. Box 65061
University Place, WA 98464


In addition to the Pet Health Care Library, we have provided the following links to our favorite websites that provide some great information on a variety of topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care. We 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. We may add them to our list!  



American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine

"Established in 1973, The American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) is the international certifying organization for Veterinary specialists in large animal internal medicine, small animal internal medicine, cardiology, neurology and oncology."


American Veterinary Medical Association

"The American Veterinary Medical Association provides a forum for the discussion of issues of  importance to the veterinary profession, and for the development of official positions.  The Association is the authorized voice for the profession in presenting its views to government, academia, agriculture, pet owners, the media and other concerned publics."


Washington State Veterinary Medical Association

Current news, educational highlights, pet health topics, find a practice in Washington.  Check out the Animal Hall of Fame or nominate a pet.  Pet loss and support links.


The Veterinary Cancer Society

Read up on clinical research trials, know the signs of cancer in a pet, and general information and studies in veterinary oncology.


The Morris Animal Foundation

The Morris Animal Foundation is a non profit foundation that funds humane animal health studies to advance veterinary medicine.  The foundation's work helps animals worldwide to enjoy longer, healthier lives. supports veterinarians and pet owners in the care of companion animals by providing reliable, up-to-date animal health information from the veterinarians and experts of the Veterinary Information Network (VIN), the world's first and largest online veterinary database and community.


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Pets provide many benefits to humans. They comfort us and they give us companionship. However, some animals can also pass diseases to people. These diseases are called zoonoses.


Washington State Department of Health Zoonotic Disease Site

The Zoonotic Disease Program protects the public by reducing risks to zoonotic diseases and by responding to public health emergencies involving zoonoses. To accomplish this, we work in partnership with federal, state, and local agencies - local health departments in particular.