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Resources & Links

Low Stress Handling, Restraint, & Behavior Modification

Preparing and Taking Your Cat to the Vet


Veterinary Partner
General veterinary medical and surgical advice for clients.

Cornell Veterinary School
Cornell's feline health center site.

Indoor Cat Initiative
Cat behavior, environmental enrichment, intercat aggression, and other behavioral issues.

Exotic Pets

Guinea Pigs
Website for Guinea pig care.

Website for general ferret healthcare.

Website for the house rabbit society of the US.

Rat and Mouse Club of America


Westwood Animal Hospital
Veterinary web-site with many behavior articles about dogs and cats from renowned veterinary behaviorist, Dr. Wayne Hunthausen.

Clicker Training
The definitive site for this method of behavioral modification.

Adopting a Dog: Some Dogs are Easier Than Others
Helping you to find a good shelter dog.  Behaviors to look for.

Animal Behavior Associates
Behavior web-site with access to professionals for behavior consulting, information, and a newsletter.

Therapy Dog International
Volunteer Organization dedicated to regulating, testing, and registration of therapy dogs.

Corridor Therapy Dogs
Non-Profit Organization located here in Cedar Rapids Iowa.


Kids Pages
Web-page with links to entertaining sites for children about animals, includes games and interesting facts about animals.


Toxic and Non-Toxic Plant Guide
Toxic plant guide.


Cedar Rapids Animal Control

Companion Animal Network (CAN)
A Cedar Rapids-based local rescue organization for cats and dogs.

Cedar Valley Humane Society
Cedar Rapids Humane Society.

Coast to Coast Dachshund Rescue
Nation-wide non-profit Dachshund rescue organization.

Paws and More
No-kill shelter in Washington, IA.

Min Pin Rescue
Nation-wide non-profit rescue organization for miniature pinschers.