Resources for Pet Owners

We have a list of links and websites for the convenience of our clients and their pets!

Adoption Agencies

Anti-Cruelty Society The Anti-Cruelty Society is committed to helping you find a perfect pet.

Chicago Animal Care & Control

Chicago Canine Rescue CCRF was founded in 2001 to help find permanent, loving homes for homeless dogs in our city. CCRF has saved the lives of over 3,000 dogs, cats, kittens (yes, we have started helping a few felines each year, too!) and puppies.

Felines & Canines, Inc. Our goal is to find the right lasting and loving home for each of our residents. We work carefully with our adopters to find the right companion for them, with the understanding that a lifelong relationship is about to begin.

Harmony House for Cats A cageless, no-kill shelter. Opened in July 2012, Harmony House’s new cageless no-kill adoption center showcases our cats and kittens in Chicago’s greenest shelter.

Lulu’s Locker Rescue Lulu’s Locker Rescue is a nonprofit, volunteer-run companion animal rescue working to bring to light the plight of black cats and dogs in shelters as well as the misconceptions surrounding FIV cats.

Petfinder Home of 335,783 adoptable pets from 13,701 adoption groups. Search now to find adoptable pets near you!

Tree House Treehouse Animal Foundation is a Cageless, no-kill cat shelter dedicated to rescue and rehabilitation of sick, injured abused and stray cats. They have many interesting programs such as kitty kindergarten, animal assisted therapy and a behavior hotline.

Animal Links

Canine Therapy Corps CANINE THERAPY CORPS provides interactive, animal-assisted therapy programs to a wide variety of populations.

Dog-A-Holics At Dog-a-holics we offer our customers doggy daycare, professional pet grooming, dog walking and running, on-site boarding and in home pet sitting, as well as training classes.

Horner Park Dog Park A new dog park coming soon to Horner Park!

Jackson Galaxy

Morris Animal Foundation Morris Animal Foundation is a nonprofit organization that invests in science that advances veterinary care for companion animals, horses and wildlife.

Pets In Transit Relocating and traveling can be confusing and scary for a pet, which is why we always go out of our way to make the process as comfortable as possible.

Sutton Studios Professional Pet Photography

Boarding & Petcare Facilities

Playful Pets Playful Pets Inc., is a professional, insured and licensed daycare and boarding center for dogs. You and your pet will both benefit from daycare or boarding with us.

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Urban Pooch

Diseases

Feline Asthma The content of this website is drawn from the Feline Asthma Mailing List, articles written on the subject of feline asthma, and valuable input from Veterinary Respiratory specialists, with consent.

Feline Diabetes Good website with information on diabetes in cats including diet, treatment and home monitoring.

Heartworm Society Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here!

Varl Allergy Veterinary Allergy Reference Laboratory – is a USDA licensed laboratory serving veterinarians all over the United States and 24 other countries worldwide in the specialized area of serum allergy testing and formulation of customized allergen prescription

Dog Behavior & Training

APDT Find a trainer certified by the Association for Professional Dog Trainers

Dog Obedience Group Dog Obedience Group offers puppy and adult training classes as well as agility training. All classes involve positive reinforcement.

Kristin Bueller Therapy Providing specialized support to pet owners and pet professionals.

Educational Videos

Cornell Canine Health Topics

Cornell Feline Health Topics

Emergencies

ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center This is the website of the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center. It includes a library, information about toxins, and the phone number for the poison control center.

MedVet Chicago MedVet Chicago (formerly CVESC) provides comprehensive, high-quality emergency, critical and specialty care to Chicago-area cats and dogs 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

Midwest Animal Emergency Emergency services for cats, dogs, and exotics including birds.

Pet Poison Helpline Pet Poison Helpline is a 24-hour animal poison control service available throughout the U.S., Canada, and the Caribbean for pet owners and veterinary professionals who require assistance with treating a potentially poisoned pet.

Premier

Flea, Tick & Heartworm Prevention

Advantage Broad-spectrum parasite protection in a convenient monthly application.

Frontline Plus by Merial Sponsored by the makers of Frontline TopSpot for flea and tick control, this site has basic information about fleas and ticks, as well as a FAQ section.

Heartgard

Revolution

Seresto

Lost Pet Resources

CACC Lost Pets

Craigslist Lost & Found Posts of lost and found pets on Craigslist

Lost Cats IL- Facebook Facebook page to post lost and found cats.

Lost Dogs IL- Facebook Facebook page to post lost and found dogs.

Pet Insurance & Payment Options

ASPCA Pet Insurance

Care Credit Apply here for care credit, a form of payment accepted by NCAH and other medical professionals throughout the area.

Embrace Pet Insurance

Figo Pet Insurance

Nationwide Pet Insurance

Pets Best

Pet Loss

Association of Pet Loss and Bereavement We have all experienced the pain of losing a pet. The Association of Pet Loss and Bereavement has set up this site for support during this most difficult time. You will find inspirational stories, grief counseling resources, hotline number and many other

Bless their souls pet loss services Provides in person and telephone support, comfort, guidance, prayer and pet sitting for sick or terminal pets and the people who love them.

Kristin Bueller Therapy Providing specialized support to pet owners and pet professionals.

Pet Loss Support Page A list of resoirces in IL to help deal with the pain of losing a pet.

Rainbow Bridge Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members

Prescription Diets

Blue Buffalo

Hill’s Prescription Diet Foods Learn about Hill’s prescription diet foods, available for a variety of conditions, that can be prescribed by our veterinarians.

NCAH Online Pharmacy NCAH Online Pharmacy

Purina Veterinary Diets Each of our unique formulas is backed by extensive research, plus Purina’s pet expertise. Ask your veterinarian if Purina Veterinary Diets can help manage your pet’s health.

Royal Canin Veterinary Products Nutrition can be an important component in the overall health of your pet. Ask your veterinarian which of our diets is right for your pet.

Prescription Drugs

Apoquel Control of pruritus associated with allergic dermatitis and control of atopic dermatitis in dogs at least 12 months of age.

Atopica

NCAH Online Pharmacy NCAH Online Pharmacy

Nexgard

Onsior Information Onsior is an effective non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) that relieves pain and inflammation in cats and dogs.

Previcox Help for Dogs in Pain Associated with Canine Osteoarthritis, sponsored by Merial- the manufacturer of Previcox.

Rimadyl Information on Rimadyl, pain medication for dogs, and Rimadyl rewards program, sponsored by Pfizer.

Professional Associations

AAHA The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is the only organization that accredits small animal hospitals throughout the U.S. and Canada. AAHA-accredited hospitals are evaluated regularly on approximately 900 quality of care standards.

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.

AVMA 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.

CVMA Chicago Veterinary Medical Association

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 much more.

Toxins

ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center This is the website of the ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center. It includes a library, information about toxins, and the phone number for the poison control center.

Pet Poison Helpline Pet Poison Helpline is a 24-hour animal poison control service available throughout the U.S., Canada, and the Caribbean for pet owners and veterinary professionals who require assistance with treating a potentially poisoned pet.