Dr. Linda Faris
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American Holistic Veterinary Association
The American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association is an organization whose purpose is to function as a forum for the exploration of alternative and complementary areas of health care in veterinary medicine. You can find a directory for holistic veterinarians.

American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture
The American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture (AAVA) is a not-for-profit organization, formed in 1998 in response to the re-structuring of the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society (IVAS). In 1974 a group of forward-thinking veterinarians founded IVAS. Over the years IVAS has grown to become a truly international organization, and the AAVA was formed to meet the specific needs of American veterinary acupuncturists. The AAVA is an affiliate organization, and is fully recognized by IVAS. Directory for certified veterinary acupuncture.

Veterinary Botanical Medical Association

The Veterinary Botanical Medicine Association is a group of veterinarians and herbalists dedicated to developing responsible herbal practice by encouraging research and education, strengthening industry relations, keeping herbal tradition alive as a valid information source, and increasing professional acceptance of herbal medicine for animals. Directory for veterinary herbalist.

The International Veterinary Acupuncture Society
(IVAS) is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting excellence in the practice of veterinary acupuncture as an integral part of the total veterinary health care delivery system. The Society endeavors to establish uniformly high standards of veterinary acupuncture through its educational programs and accreditation examination. IVAS seeks to integrate veterinary acupuncture and the practice of western veterinary science, while also noting that the science of veterinary acupuncture does not overlook allied health systems, such as homeopathy, herbology, nutrition, chiropractic, kinesiology, etc.

Chi Institute
The CHI Institute of Chinese Medicine, Inc, was founded in Reddick, Florida 1998. The mission of the Chi Institute is to train our students to become competent animal health care providers, capable of practicing acupuncture, Chinese Herbal Medicine and other Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM) skills.

Brookside Barkery
Providing Kansas City with Natural Pet Food, Self-Serve Pet Wash & Drying Stations.

Anxiety Wrap
Anxiety Wrap A wonderful tool that helps animals to cope & overcome their past and present issues. It aids an animal’s ability to focus & remain calm and compliments the use of gentle training methods.

Storm Defender
Storm Defender has the solution – without drugs – to reduce your dog’s anxiety. Wrap our cape, with its special lining, around your dog and bring relief to your beloved pet.

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

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

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

Behavior problems
Founded by Brian Kilcommons and Sharon Wilson, best-selling authors and recognized experts on animal training and behavior, this site is a terrific resource for advice on a variety of behavioral problems. If you want to learn more about feline housesoiling, barking dogs, aggression, or any other behavioral problem, check this one out!

Animal Communicators
Holly Jacobs (816) 686-0858 or Linda Trent

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

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

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

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.

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

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

West Nile Virus
This site is maintained by the Centers 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.

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.

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.

Veterinary Information Network
VIN is the world’s first and largest online veterinary community.

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

The Best Solution for Pet Doors
America’s Finest Pet Doors for over 30 years! Patio Pacific, Inc. Home of the “Endura Flap” Line of Ultra High Performance Doors.

Urban Wolf Outlets

Waggin’ Tails Dog Park
Leavenworth, KS – Free, fenced, off leash 6 acre dog park.

Mesothelioma Community Resource Network
Acupuncture & Herbs for Pets is proud to partner with the Mesothelioma Community Resource Network to increase awareness of mesothelioma cancer, which can impact humans as well as animals. Learn more about this cancer and the many benefits of holistic therapies for two-legged and four-legged patients undergoing mesothelioma treatment by visiting the Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance.

My Pet Online
Manage your pet's health online. View your pet’s medication schedules, check their vaccination status, request services and much more.

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