Educational Information in Springfield
Our veterinary team can help to educate you on a variety of pet-related topics, but you also deserve to have access to helpful information at all times. Browse the links provided below to satisfy non-urgent questions and keep tabs on important websites and other resources. You never know when you might need them!
An informative, entertaining blog for pet parents supported by the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA).
The Animal Poison Control Center is a 24-hour hotline service that connects pet parents with poison control experts. The most common pet emergencies often involve a pet ingesting a poisonous substance, so be sure to keep their phone number where you can reach it quickly.
Benld Adopt-A-Pet (BAAP) is a no-kill, non-profit animal shelter founded in 1983 by Lorraine Jackson. BAAP is also a 501(c)3 charity and supported solely with the help of donations, fundraisers, and memberships.
It is natural to grieve the loss of a beloved pet, and you are not alone. The Companion Animal Related Emotions (CARE) Pet Loss Helpline is a fully confidential call service that can help you through difficult times.
Microchipping your pet equips them with a permanent ID that makes it easier for animal shelters, animal hospitals, and other veterinary facilities to identify them and trace them back to you.
Located right here in Springfield, the Illinois Humane Society is a non-profit organization run by volunteers providing foster homes for rescued dogs and cats. Their goal is to successfully re-home as many abandoned, abused, and neglected pets as possible.
Meow Mobile is a volunteer-founded, 501(c)3 non-profit group helping cats and kittens find their loving forever homes.
The APLB is a non-profit, volunteer organization that provides counseling for people and families grieving the loss of their pet.
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