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Links of Interest

Animal Welfare and Shelter Issues

  • AKC Directory of Breed Rescues
  • American Anti-Vivisection Society
  • American Humane Association
  • Battersea Dogs Home
  • Dog Owners’ Guide – Keeping Dogs at Home
  • Emergency Animal Rescue Services (EARS)
  • Emily Weiss
  • Humane Society of the U.S. (HSUS) – Animal Shelter page
  • It’s Meow or Never slide tribute
  • Pet-Abuse
  • PetFinder
  • Open Paw Program
  • Shelter Dogs Documentary
  • Spay Day USA
  • Stop Puppy Mills
  • Sue Sternberg’s Roundout Kennels
  • The Dog Lady Barks articles page
  • The UC Davis Shelter Dog Project
  • The Shelter Dog Project (Petfinder)

Assistance and Therapy Dogs

  • American Rescue dog Association, (A.R.D.A.)
  • Canine Companions for Independence
  • Delta Society
  • Guide Dogs for the Blind
  • Guide Dogs of America
  • Loving Paws, (assistance dogs for children)
  • National Association for Search and Rescue, (N.A.S.A.R.)
  • Northstar Foundation
  • Paws With a Cause
  • A Pawsitive Canine Experience – newsletter for assistance and therapy dogs
  • Professor Hunt's Service & Therapy Dog Page
  • Therapy Dogs International, (TDI)

Behavior Sites (see also Cat Behavior Articles, Dog Behavior Articles, and Training)

  • Roger Abrantes’ Etologisk Institute
  • An Animal Trainer’s Introduction to Classical and Operating Conditioning
  • Animal Behavior Associates – Suzanne Hetts and Daniel Estep’s site
  • Animal Cognition
  • Animal Reinforcement Forum (ARF)
  • Applied Ethology Site
  • Bob and Marian Bailey’s site
  • Basic Principles of Learning
  • Pet Behavior Resources (William Campbell’s site)
  • Center for the Integrative Study of Animal Behavior
  • Classical Conditioning
  • Clicker Logic – Animal Behavior Answers Article Archives
  • Suzanne Clothier’s Articles
  • Cognitive Theories of Learning – Basic Concepts
  • An Interview with Ray & Lorna Coppinger
  • Denver Dumb Friends League Tips Page (Lots of great articles on dogs and cats)
  • Gil Minter’s Taking the Lead Site
  • The Misbehavior of Organisms by Keller Breland and Marion Breland
  • Operant Conditioning and Behaviorism – An Historical Outline
  • Positive Reinforcement – A Self-Instructional Exercise
  • Santa Cruz SPCA Cat Behavior library
  • Santa Cruz SPCA Dog Behavior library
  • Dr. Yin’s Animal Behavior Answers

Blind Dogs

  • Blind Dogs Web Page

Breed Specific Legislation Resources

  • American Canine Foundation Education and Legislation Web Site
  • American Dog Owners Association
  • American Pit Bull Terrier FAQ Page
  • Animal Rights Law
  • American Temperament Test Society
  • BSL By State List
  • BSL Denounced By SFSPCA
  • BSL Not Effective Declares Vets
  • BSL- You Can Fight City Hall
  • Canine legislation: Can dogs get a fair shake in court?
  • Dog Bite Prevention - Prevent Needing A Plastic Surgeon In
  • Dog Holocaust
  • Dogwatch
  • Dogs and the Law
  • Dogs Deserve Better (anti-chaining site)
  • Dr. P's Bites and Legal Issues Links
  • Find the Pit Bull Game
  • Help Chained Dogs - A Common Form Of Animal Cruelty
  • How To Respond to a Dog Bite Incident in Your Community
  • Keeping Tabs On Breed Specific Legislation
  • Municode.Com Online Codes
  • National Canine Research Council
  • No Dog Bites
  • Pitbull Press
  • Pitbull Press Articles List
  • Positive Pit Bull Quotes
  • Practicality of BSL in Reducing or Eliminating Dog Attacks on Humans and Dogs
  • Sorry Again
  • Sorry Again slideshow
  • Staffordshire Bull Terrier Club of Canada
  • Yahoo! Groups Bslworkshop

Breeding and Genetics

  • Animal Genetics
  • Behavioral Genetics and Animal Science
  • Canid Genetics
  • Canine Coat Color Genetics
  • Cost of Breeding
  • Developing High Achievers – Early Neurological Stimulation
  • Dog Genetics Health Issues by Breed
  • Puppy Prodigies – Neo Natal and Early Learning
  • So You Want To Breed Your Dog? - Read this before you start...

Breed Registries

  • American Kennel Club
  • American Rare Breed Association
  • American Mixed Breed Association E-mail Group
  • Competitive Mixes E-mail Group
  • United Kennel Club

Cat Behavior and Training

  • Denver Dumb Friends League Tips Page (Lots of great articles on dogs and cats)
  • Santa Cruz SPCA Cat Behavior library
  • Articles on Cat Behavior by Dr. Myrna Milani
  • Cornell Feline Health Center: Behavioral Problems
  • Perfect Paws
  • Animal Behavior Associates
  • The Cat Site
  • Pasadena Humane Society
  • The Daily Cat
  • Pam Johnson-Bennett
  • Cats International
  • Sacramento SPCA
  • Denver Dumb Friends League
  • Cat Care Society
  • Santa Cruz SPCA
  • Humane Society of the U.S.
  • Cat Behavior
  • De-Clawing Site

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Flyball Genuine Dog Gear – Agility and Flyball Products J&J Dog Supplies Max 200 Performance Equipment Freestyle Canine Freestyle Federation The Dog Freestyle Page Frisbee SkyHoundz (Frisbee) Herding The Dog Herding Page Herding Dogs on the Web Lure Coursing Mushing Nome Kennel Club Obedience The Dog Obedience Competition Page Rally RallyO-All-Dogs E-mail Group Rally Obedience E-mail Group Schutzhund LV/DVG America (Schutzhund) Association of American Working Trials Societies American Sighthound Field Association Fun Things to Do With Your Dog The Dog Patch Dog Play - Fun Things You Can Do WIth Your Dog Dawg Daze Geocaching - A dog friendly outdoor sport GORP Pet Page Love Unleashed - Dating and Friendship site for dog lovers Snowshoeing Snowshoeing Directory Zukes Cool Links - Hiking with Dogs Information and Links Health Information American Animal Hospital Association American Heartworm Society American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) Animal Clinical Investigations ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center Bloat Information – Purdue University Canine Hip Dysplasia Critical Care Aid A Different Point of View on Vaccines Dog CPR Encyclopedia of Canine Veterinary Medical Information Great Dane Links on Bloat Healthy Vet - promotes holistic approaches to animal care The Merck Veterinary Manual Net Vet Veterinary Resources The Pet Web Library Tellington TTouch Veterinary Cancer Society Veterinary Pet Insurance Washington State University Vet School You Make the Diagnosis! (Understanding X-Rays) Pet Owner Resources American Board and Kennel Association Pet Services Locator American Pet Association Animal Planet Association of Pet Dog Trainers – Trainer Directory Association of Professional Animal Waste Specialists Clicker Trainer Directory Directory of Dog Daycares The Dog Bar Dog Names Dog Park Directory Dog Scouts of America Helping Animals – Information site on veterinary care, training, and other pet related needs How to Love Your Dog: A Kid’s Guide to Dog Care International Association of Animal Behavior Consultants - Directory National Association of Professional Pet Sitters Pet Sitters International Veterinary Pet Insurance Pit Bulls American Pit Bull Terrier FAQ Page BAD RAP LawDogsUSA – shirts, bumper stickers, etc. and Fully Bully Magazine Pinups for Pit Bulls Pitbull-L Pitbull Press Articles List Pit Bull Rescue Central Positive Pit Bull Quotes The Real Pit Bull Sorry Again slideshow Publications Bark Magazine Clean Run - Great toys and training supplies - items for agility enthusiasts. Dog Sport Magazine Front and Finish The Whole Dog Journal Rescue Groups: National Listings Petfinder Senior Dogs Deaf Dogs Training Games and Simulations Click the Chicken Fish School Fish School Photo Gallery Hit the Dot The Reflex Tester Sniffy the Virtual Rat Sniffy the Virtual Rat Book Whack the Penguin Training (See also Behavior) Animal Reinforcement Forum (ARF) An Animal Trainer’s Introduction to Classical and Operating Conditioning Bob and Marian Bailey’s site Click Start – Gary Wilkes’ site Clicker Solutions – Large collection of articles on clicker training Articles by Suzanne Clothier Denver Dumb Friends League Tips Page (Lots of great articles on dogs and cats) Gil Minter’s Taking the Lead Site Pet Video (Instructional videos for dogs and cats) Karen Pryor’s Clicker Training Santa Cruz SPCA Cat Behavior library Santa Cruz SPCA Dog Behavior library Traveling With Your Dog Abigail’s B&B The Advantix Flea Index Page Camp Winnaribbun Companion Air DogFriendly Dog Gone Fun Fido Friendly GORP Pet Page Inn at Maplemont Farm Inn at Rockhouse Ranch Inn at Schoolhouse Creek Pet Friendly Travel Pets Welcome Puppy Travel Rovin with Rover Take Your Pet Travel Dog Wag Hotels

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