Please note: We will be closed on Thursday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day.

Educational Links

Trusted Veterinary Resources

We know there’s a ton of information out there – that’s why we’ve compiled our trusted resources for you! See below for a complete list of our trusted veterinary resources.

ASPCA Poison Control Center 
For any animal poison-related emergency, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

ASPCA: Pet Care and Nutrition: Pet Ownership Costs 

Companion Animal Parasite Council 
Recommendations for the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of parasite infections

Growing up with Pets (Novartis) 
How to help parents foster strong, healthy relationships between their children and their pets.

Information about purchasing pet medicines from online pharmacies from the FDA (U.S. Food and Drug Administration) 

Instructional and Educational Videos from the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine 

Know Heartworms
Heartworm is not only a disease for dogs – cats can get heartworm, too! Learn more by visiting either of the website links above.

Pet Microchip Lookup
You can use this website to find a pet’s owners based on the microchip number, independent of the microchipping company.
Source of pet information
Worldwide travel resource for pets

Ohio State University’s Indoor Pet Initiative
Needs, information, and problems concerning your indoor cats and dogs, designed for the enrichment of your indoor pet.

Traveling With Your Pet, December 2009, American Veterinary Medical Association is here to support your veterinarian and you in the care of your companion animals by providing reliable, up to date animal health information from the veterinarians and experts of the Veterinary Information Network (VIN), the world’s first and largest online veterinary database and community.

Veterinary Behavior Consultations 
A veterinary practice providing veterinary behavior medicine for companion animals.

Cornell University – Feline Health Center 
A website dedicated to the well-being of cats.


Pet Loss:

Cornell University Pet Loss Support Hotline
Information about the stages of grieving, euthanasia, and frequently asked questions about pet loss. List of books, videos, and website links.

In Memory of Pets
Memorial pages with poems, photos, comments, stories, and message boards. Resources for grief support, pet hospice, pet cemeteries, rescues, and shelters as well as books and more.

Tufts University Pet Loss Support Hotline 
Offers articles regarding the loss of a pet and information for C.A.R.E., the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine Pet Loss Helpline.

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Litchfield, IL 62056
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Sat - Sun: Closed


Fax: 217-324-5616
Email [email protected]
During business hours, if you suspect your pet of having an emergency, please give us a call and we will prepare for your pet’s arrival. If your pet has an emergency outside of hospital hours, we recommend the following local veterinary emergency care clinics:
Hawthorne Animal Hospital
#5 Cougar Drive
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
Springfield Animal Emergency Clinic
1333 Wabash Ave # A
Springfield, IL 62704
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