Country Doctor Veterinary Hospital

6807 Weiss Road
New Tripoli, PA 18066


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 favorites. If we like them, we will add them to our list!


  • 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 difficult time.  You will find inspirational stories, grief counseling resources, hotline numbers and other resources.
  • 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!
  • 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.
  • PennHIP   PennHIP's mission is to develop and apply evidence-based technology to direct appropriate breeding strategies aimed at reducing in frequency and severity the osteoarthritis of canine hip dysplasia.
  • Nutrition Questions about your pets weight, diet, general nutrition? Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University can help! 
  • 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.
  • 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
  • CareCredit   CareCredit is a credit card exclusive for healthcare services
  • Pet Insurance Review   This website reviews different pet insurance plans to help you make the right choice for your pet insurance.
  • Orthopedic Foundation for Animals  This website allows you to research the different health certifications that breeders would have done on their animals.
  • Recommended Braces for orthopedic conditions:  We currently recommend the following companies: