Animal Communication Penelope Smith

Holistic Animal Services

Veterinary Resources

American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association
For a directory of holistic veterinarians http://www.ahvma.org 

Academy of Veterinary Homeopathy http://www.theavh.org
Vets who trained under Dr. Richard Pitcairn in homeopathic care and other natural health care information 
http://www.drpitcairn.com

American Veterinary Chiropractic Association, Inc. http://www.animalchiropractic.org/

American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture http://www.AAVA.org

American Association of Housecall and Mobile Veterinarians http://www.athomevet.org

American Veterinary Dental College
http://www.avdc.org

Physical therapy for petshttp://www.physicaltherapists.com/articles/physical-therapy-for-pets.html

Holistic animal health care article archive and e-mail updates by Dr. Karen Becker https://healthypets.mercola.com

Pet Safety, Training, and Travel

Pet Food Safety and Product Recalls/Alerts
https://www.avma.org/News/Issues/recalls-alerts/Pages/default.aspx

Pet safety guide written by industry experts.,includes chapters on common household hazards for pets, food safety for pets, pet-proofing, and natural disaster preparation for pet owners. http://www.expertise.com/home-and-garden/pet-safety-guide  http://safestars.org/pet-safety-review/

Pet Disaster Preparedness Guide http://homeadviceguide.com/disaster-preparedness-for-pets/

Tips for pet proofing your home and yard: http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/pet-proofing-home-yard/

SmokeFreePets campaign reveals the dangers of second hand smoke for animals.https://quitza.com/awareness/smoke-free-pets

A detailed guide on how to find help and care for your pets when you are hospitalized. https://www.senioradvisor.com/blog/2017/04/how-to-find-care-for-your-pet-while-hospitalized/

Guide to homeowner's insurance for dog owners
, including blacklisted breeds. http://usinsuranceagents.com/homeowners-insurance-for-dog-owners/

Guide to traveling with your pets
http://expressfreightfinance.com/resources/traveling-with-your-pet/

A resource guide that includes the state importation regulations for the most common household pets
. State-by-state interactive map to view the specific veterinary health certificates, permits and vaccinations required to move pets to a new state. Failing to meet these requirements could result in a fine or other penalties, and could potentially put one's pet at risk when traveling or moving to a new state. https://www.goodcall.com/moving/moving-with-pets/


Animal Health Care Careers

Holistic health careers:
http://www.naturalhealers.com/holistic-health/career-boom/

Interested in becoming a
Veterinary Technician? Find a comprehensive list of vet tech programs in the U.S. at  http://www.vettech.org.

Vet Tech University
has an educational program/certificate for training Vet Techs. vettechuniversity.com.

VetTechColleges.com The online resource dedicated to prospective and current veterinary medicine professionals.

Veterinary students
find all of the necessary steps, from the education, internship and exam processes to licensure and maintaining your Vet Tech/Veterinarian credentials within your respective state, all on one page, in an easy step by step process. http://www.veterinarianedu.org 

Open Colleges Animal Care Courses Australia's leading online educator
http://www.opencolleges.edu.au/careers/blog/your-career-animal-care-industry (An infographic which shows what lies ahead if you pursue a career in animal care)
http://www.opencolleges.edu.au/careers/animal-care-advice/interviews#.WDFePC197Mw (Animal care advice from Industry Professionals)

CourseFinder http://www.coursefinder.com.au. bringing together online and distance education courses from the biggest and best Australian universities, TAFEs and private colleges. Animal care courses at: http://www.coursefinder.com.au/animal-care/


Publications

Animals 24-7 Subscribe to e-letter to get well-documented news and thoughtful editorials you won’t find anywhere else about animal issues around the world http://www.animals24-7.org/about-us/

Animal Wellness Magazine cover with dog

Animal Wellness Magazine devoted to natural & holistic health for animals. http://www.animalwellnessmagazine.com

Nature's Corner magazine cover boy and dog
Nature’s Corner™ Magazine www.naturescornermagazine.com for people who are passionate about their animal companions, animals in general, and Nature.




The online Dog Video Magazine www.naturallyhappydogs.com
Naturally Happy Dogs video magazine logo








Animal Liberty  Writings on the sacredness of animals. Charter of Animal Liberation. http://animalliberty.com


Products

Petzlife
Oral Care Products www.petzlife.com Clean your Pet's teeth the safe and healthy way, without anesthesia.

Pet Prayer Flags Beautiful prayer flags to commemorate our connection with animal friends who have gone on. http://www.prayersonthewind.com/ 

Loss of Pets Ecards http://www.123greetings.com/pets/loss_of_pet/

Create your own e-card with Canva, a simple, drag-and-drop, design software that’s completely online and free to use. https://www.canva.com/create/cards/greeting-cards/.

Fancy Cat Perches http://www.cozycatfurniture.com/ A wide variety of cat furniture with sturdy construction and no toxic chemical smells. Cat playgrounds for small and big cats in different colors.


Animal Welfare Organizations

Earthfire Institute A non-profit organization dedicated to fostering appreciation of all living things fundamental to their preservation. A refuge for rescued wild animals of many species who act as a bridge to humankind to reconnect with the sacredness of the wild. http://www.earthfireinstitute.org.                                                         
Juas and babies  - tamarin monkeys at Pacific Primate Sanctuary
Pacific Primate Santuary, Inc. A nonprofit conservation organization dedicated to the protection, preservation, and propagation of threatened, endangered, or distressed primates. Monkeys come from research labs, the pet trade, and some have been confiscated from smugglers by federal agencies. The Sanctuary is run by volunteers and relies on contributions from the public to continue its life saving work.  http://www.pacificprimate.org  
Juas and babies                                                                                                                           
The Elephant Sanctuary  The nation's only natural-habitat refuge where sick, old, and needy elephants can walk the Earth in peace and dignity. The 800 acre sanctuary in Hohenwald, Tennessee provides education about these endangered elephants. http://www.elephants.com

Defenders of Wildlife Wildlife updates and environmental network. An easy way to keep informed and support animal and environmental issues. http://www.defenders.org

Earth Island Institute In-depth information on environmental protection. http://earthisland.org