Battlefords Animal Hospital

#7A 11204 Railway Ave. East
North Battleford, SK S9A 2R7


In addition to the Pet Health Care Library, we have provided the following links to websites that provide some great information on a variety of topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care. We will update this page frequently, and 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 favourites. If we like them, we will add them to our list!

  • Advantix Flea Control This site is sponsored by Bayer Animal Health, the makers of new K9 Advantix for dogs and Advantage flea control for dogs and cats. It is loaded with information about fleas and flea control.

  • 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.

  • American Veterinary Medical Association 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.

  • 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 counselling resources, hotline number and many other resources.

  • Behaviour problems  We are dedicated to helping others experience the same joy we share with our own pets. Our insight into the animal’s point of view and awareness of how all our interactions affect them allows us and our pets to have fun and enjoy life together every day.

  • Birthdays - How Old in Dog Years?  Find out how old Fido is by checking out this useful website, and maybe throw him a surprise party in the meanwhile. This website has many helpful hints on how to find out your pets age, be it a cat or dog!

  • Bravecto This is an oral flea and tick preventative for dogs and cats. The best part? It lasts up to 3 weeks! Check out this site for more information regarding this product. 

  • Breeds of Dogs A quick reference guide to many breeds of dogs, including photos and brief descriptions of each breed's characteristics.

  • CCA Canadian Cattlemen's Association

  • The Cat Fanciers' Association (CFA) The Cat Fanciers' Association website has lots of pictures, information on cat breeds, cat care, upcoming cat shows, and much more.

  • CFIA Canadian Food Inspection Agency

  • Cleaning Basics - For Pets & Owners  A very handy guide on how to be prepared when having a pet inside the house!

  • Choosing a new puppy  This is a nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy

  • CWHA Canadian Western Horse Association.

  • Equestrian Canada The national governing body for equestrian sport and industry in Canada.

  • FEI International Federation for Equestrian Sports. 

  • Flea Bites   The number one website to learn about everything flea related- whether you find them on your pets or on yourself!

  • Frontline Top Spot by Merial Sponsored by the makers of Frontline Top Spot for flea and tick control, this site has basic information about fleas and ticks as well as Top Spot questions and answers

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

  • Including Pets on Halloween  A great site that lets you know how you can safely include your pets with the festivities happening on Halloween!

  • National Animal Poison Control Centre This is the website of the National Animal Poison Control Centre. It includes a library, links to other sites, and phone numbers for the poison control centre.

  • Nexgard A chewable tablet for flea and tick prevention in dogs. It lasts 3 weeks and is a great flavour that your pup is sure to love. This site contains useful information regarding the product.

  • Novartis Animal Health This site is sponsored by Novartis, the makers of Sentinel, Interceptor and Program, and has useful information on heart worm prevention and flea control for pet owners.

  • Pet Cremation Resources An excellent non-profit resource for pet cremation which will provide all the answers, to any questions you have regarding cremation for your pet. It has a lot of useful and interesting information related to cremation, headstones, monuments, costs, etc.

  • Pet Food Nutrition  Real pet food advice from real pet experts. What questions should you be asking any pet food company before choosing their brand? Explore the link between health and nutrition by visiting this site today!

  • Pet Insurance Follow the link for the top 10 pet insurance agencies in Canada.

  • Poisonous Plants that can Harm your Pet  There are some plants and flowers in the world that can harm your pet, this website tells you which you should avoid if you have a cat or dog in the house.

  • Protect Your Pets from Natural Disasters  A handy guide that has great information to learn all about preparing your family and pets for any disaster or emergency; everybody should know how to protect themselves in every situation.

  • SCA Saskatchewan Cattlemen's Association

  • SSG Saskatchewan Stock Growers Association

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

  • USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service The USDA maintains this website with information on a variety of animal health related topics, including the latest news on such things as Mad Cow Diseases, foot and mouth disease, and many other things.

  • Veterinary Information Network VIN is the world's first and largest online veterinary community

  • eVetSites makes it easy for veterinarians or their staff to create a professional and educational veterinary hospital website. eVetSites makes web site design easy and affordable!

  • Veterinary Schools in Canada  Thinking about going to a veterinary school in Canada? This is the place to search for a school!

  • Veterinary Schools in the US  This is a great link to all of the websites of veterinary schools in the United States.

  • West Nile Virus This site is maintained by the Centres for Disease Control in Atlanta, and has the latest information on the spread of West Nile Virus in the US, as well as information on disease transmission, symptoms, etc.