Pet Links & Resources

Associations

American Association for Feline Practitioners
www.catvets.com

American Veterinary Medical Association
www.avma.org

American Animal Hospital Association
www.aaha.org

American Board of Veterinary Practitioners
www.abvp.com

American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
www.acvim.org

Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges
www.aavmc.org

Community Resources

Yes, we are on Facebook! We’d love to be friends with you.
www.facebook.com/pages/Marathon-FL/Marathon-Veterinary-Hospital/90694994085

Need a quick link to the Florida Keys SPCA?
www.fkspca.org

Dynasty Marine
www.dynastymarine.net

Have some questions on what plants are poisonous in our area? Here’s a quick link to ASPCA Poison Control website!
www.aspca.org/pet-care/poison-control

Cornell Feline Health Center
www.vet.cornell.edu/fhc/

American Kennel Club
www.akc.org

ASPCA’s Poison Control Center
 www.aspca.org/pet-care/animal-poison-control

Agility Information
www.cleanrun.com

Bring Fido – Search your area for Dog-friendly Destinations!
www.bringfido.com

Center for Veterinary Medicine- U.S. Food and Drug Administration
www.fda.gov/AnimalVeterinary/

Veterinary Partner, a service of Veterinary Information Network
www.veterinarypartner.com

Pet Loss & Bereavement

If you or someone you know if having a difficult time grieving the loss of a pet, there is help available.

Pet Bereavement Support System

A supportive environment to deal with grief and loss issues following the loss of a beloved pet. The group leader is Cara Kaplan, ACSW, LCSW, BCD, a licensed clinical social worker with 20 years of experience. Group meets the 1st Thursday of every month from 6 to 7 p.m. The meetings are held in Ms. Kaplan’s office in Lantana, Florida.

Call 561-641-4909 for information, help, registration, or directions.

Samaritan Counseling Centers

Phone: 561-272-6322, Ext. 320 in South Palm Beach County,
561-832-7788, Ext. 320 in North Palm Beach County, or
954-463-6447, Ext. 320 in Broward County.

Pet Loss Support Hotlines (no fee)

University of California-Davis
916-752-4200
Weekdays
6:30 – 9:30 p.m. PST

University of Florida-Gainesville
904-392-4700
Weekdays
7:00 – 9:00 p.m. EST

The Ohio State University
614-292-1823
Monday, Wednesday, Friday
6:30 – 9:30 p.m. CST

Chicago Veterinary Medical Association
708-603-3994
Leave a voicemail anytime.
Calls returned collect between
7:00 and 9:00 p.m. CST weekdays.

Pet Loss Support – Provided by the Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement
www.aplb.org

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