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Pet Health Resources

Interested in learning more about the veterinary industry, your pet’s medical condition, or simply how to better care for your pet at home? You’ve come to the right place! We’ve collected pet health resources to help you find trusted information online. Plus, we’ve also included links to some of the universities and research institutions our veterinarian, Dr. Silverstone has had the pleasure of working with.  Check out each of the links below, and please let us know if you have any questions about what you read!

Pet Health Resources

Find relevant, trusted information about pet health and the veterinary industry.

American Veterinary Medical Association - The AVMA is the governing body of the veterinary profession.  

Centers for Disease Control - The CDC monitor human and animal diseases worldwide. 

Companion Animal Parasite Control – The CAPC’s site discusses the importance of deworming and parasite prevention to protect human and pet health.  

Veterinary Partner is an extensive library for pet owners.

Melissa Kaplan’s Herp Care Collection – This site is an excellent resource for reptile care.

Universities & Research Organizations

These are some of the organizations Dr. Silverstone has worked with in his career.

The University of Rochester, NY – Bachelor of Arts,1993 and NCAA Division III Cross Country National Champions, 1991.

University of Hawaii, Hilo – Pre-veterinary studies and marine biology

Emory University, Atlanta, GA – Graduate coursework

University of Wisconsin School of Veterinary Medicine, Madison, WI – Department of Radiology, research and training in oncology

San Francisco Zoo, CA – Training in zoo, exotic, and aquarium medicine, research in nutrition

Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, Canada. DVM, 2000

National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD – Cancer Research Training Award Recipient

United States Army Veterinary Corps – Commissioned Officer

Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institute – Post-Doctorate studies in marine mammal medicine