Client Education - Links Page

Clinical Information

Veterinary Partner contains a great deal of reliable information on diseases.
www.petobesityprevention.com  Association for Pet Obesity Prevention
www.rabbit.org  House Rabbit Society
www.healthypet.com  American Animal Hospital Association Pet Owner Website
www.afrma.org  American Fancy Rat and Mouse Association

Behavior

Local dog training
Iowa City Dog Obedience Club  sites.google.com/site/icdocwiki/home
Spot & Co. www.spotandco.com

Non-local resources
www.avsabonline.org/avsabonline American Society of Veterinary Behavior

Books
The Culture Clash: A Revolutionary New Way to Understanding the Relationship Between Humans and Domestic Dogs (Jean Donaldson)
Mine!  A Practical Guide to Resource Guarding in Dogs (Jean Donaldson)
Fight!  A Practical Guide to the Treatment of Dog - Dog Agression (Jean Donaldson)
The Cautious Canine (Patricia B. McConnell, PhD)
The Other End of the Leash: Why We Do What We Do Around Dogs (Patricia B. McConnell, PhD)
Don't Shoot the Dog!  The New Art of Teaching and Training (Karen Prior)
Childproofing Your Dog: A Complete Guide to Preparing Your Dog for the Children in Your Life (Brian Kilcommons and Sarah Wilson)
On Talking Terms with Dogs: Calming Signals (Turid Rugaas)
Paws to Consider: Choosing the Right Dog for You and Your Family (Brian Kilcommons and Sarah Wilson)
The Canine Good Citizen: Every Dog Can Be One (Jack Volhard and Wendy Volhard)
Therapy Dogs: Training Your Dog to Reach Others (Kathy Diamond Davis)
101 Dog Tricks: Step-by-Step Activities to Engage, Challenge, and Bond with Your Dog (Kyra Sundance)

Local Rescues

Baxter's BuddiesIowa City, IAweb sitefacebook
Friends of the Animal Shelter FoundationIowa City, IAweb sitefacebook
Friends of the AnimalsTipton, IAweb site
Iowa Humane AllianceCoralville, IAweb sitefacebook
Johnson County Humane SocietyIowa City, IAweb site
Little Paws Dog RescueLisbon, IAweb siteFacebook
Midamerica Boston Terrier RescueWilliamsburg, IAweb site
Paws & MoreWashington, IAweb sitefacebook
Protege Canine RescueOxford, IAweb sitefacebook
Quad Cities Greyhound AdoptionWalcott, IAweb site
SafeHavenWilliamsburg, IAweb siteFacebook
Witty KittiesSolon, IAweb sitefacebook

Local Dog Parks

Johnson County Dog Park Action Committee  www.jcdogpac.org
Rita's Ranch  www.dogparkusa.com/iowa/ritas-ranch-dog-park-scott-park
Thornberry Off-Leash Park  www.icgov.org

Clubs

www.akc.org  American Kennel Club
www.cfainc.org  Cat Fanciers Association
www.naiaonline.org  National Animal Interest Alliance
www.americanhumane.org  American Humane Society

Wildlife

If you have a wildlife question, please refer here: www.iowadnr.gov/cs/files/wildliferehab.pdf




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