Brunswick Veterinary Services Resource Center
We recognize that there is a vast amount of information available on the internet about pets and animal wellness. The Brunswick Veterinary Clinic has taken the time to evaluate the following sites and considers them trustworthy resources for pet owners.
American Animal Hospital Association www.aahanet.org: the accrediting body for companion animal hospitals in the United States and Canada.
American Board of Veterinary Practitioners www.abvp.com : ABVP is one of twenty-two AVMA-recognized veterinary specialty organizations comprising 40 distinct specialties. ABVP is a leader in the veterinary industry, committed to preserving the food chain and protecting the human-animal bond, and is the only board-certifying body that offers certification in the care of total patient.
American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine www.acvim.org : The American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of animals and people through education, training and certification of specialists in veterinary internal medicine, discovery and dissemination of new medical knowledge, and increasing public awareness of advances in veterinary medical care.The ACVIM is the American certifying organization for veterinary specialists in cardiology, large animal internal medicine, neurology, oncology, and small animal internal medicine.
American Kennel Club www.akc.org : The world’s largest and oldest not-for-profit all-breed registry, with more than 180 recognized breeds and counting and more than 5,000 licensed and member clubs and affiliated organizations. Number one content site for dogs, as reported by ComScore, the industry’s leading tracking source.
American Veterinary Medical Association www.avma.org : The AVMA is a not-for-profit association representing more than 91,000 veterinarians working in private and corporate practice, government, industry, academia, and uniformed services. The AVMA acts as a collective voice for its membership and for the profession.
Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges www.aavmc.org : The Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges coordinates the affairs of all 30 U.S. veterinary medical colleges, all five Canadian colleges of veterinary medicine, eight U.S. departments of veterinary science, eight U.S. departments of comparative medicine, eight international veterinary schools, three veterinary medical education organizations, and four affiliate international veterinary schools. The association represents more than 4,000 faculty, 5,000 staff, 10,000 veterinary students, and 3,000 graduate students at these institutions.
Agility Information www.cleanrun.com : CleanRun sells equipment and supplies used by canine agility trainers. CleanRun also sells books, DVDs and other educational materials on agility training, canine behavior, canine fitness and health, and other related subjects.
Center for Veterinary Medicine of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration FDA-Veterinary : The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Veterinary Medicine regulates animal drugs, animal feed and veterinary devices. The CVM website includes resources for veterinarians and pet-related businesses, guidance documents on specific regulations and subjects, and training information.
American Veterinary Medical Foundation www.avmf.org:
Through the American Veterinary Medical Foundation’s Veterinary Care Charitable Fund, our hospital is able to help animals rescued from abuse and neglect and the pets of clients facing personal hardships. Your donations to the AVMF on behalf of our hospital will help us help animals. Click on the AVMF donate button to make your tax-deductible donation.