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Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University (JHU)

EMPLOYEE RIGHTS; PAID SICK LEAVE AND EXPANDED FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVE UNDER THE FAMILIES FIRST CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE ACT (POSTER)

Worms and Germs Blog

DIRECT DOWNLOAD: Client communication toolkit from HUB International

Step-by-step COVID-19 protocol for receiving patients in a small-animal veterinary hospital by J. Scott Weese,DVM, DVSc, DACVIM

AAHA and AVMA’s The Real-Life Rewards of Virtual Care: How to Turn Your Hospital into a Digitally Connected Practice with Telehealth

Looking for more information about veterinarians, veterinary medicine and/or pets? Don’t get caught up in the misinformation that abounds online. Here are some reputable sites that provide consistently reliable information.

  • American Animal Hospital Association
    The American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) is an association of members who primarily treat companion animals, or pets. We have over 34,000 members who hold different jobs in a veterinary clinic, including veterinarians, technicians, managers, receptionists and more.
  • American Heartworm Society
    The American Heartworm Society was founded during The Heartworm Symposium of 1974. The AHS aims to further scientific progress in the study of heartworm disease, inform the membership of new developments, and encourage and help promote effective procedures for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of heartworm disease.
  • American Veterinary Medical Association
    The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), established in 1863, is a not-for-profit association representing more than 72,000 veterinarians working in private and corporate practice, government, industry, academia, and uniformed services. Structured to work for its members, the AVMA acts as a collective voice for its membership and for the profession.
  • American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior
    The American Veterinary Society of Animal Behavior (AVSAB) is a group of veterinarians and research professionals who share an interest in understanding behavior in animals.
  • Animal Welfare Act
  • Applicability of the SUPPORT Act to Veterinarians
  • ASPCA Poison Control Center
    The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.
  • Coronavirus.gov
  • CATalyst Council
    The CATalyst Purpose addresses our desire to change society’s image of cats as aloof and not needing human contact or care. Our Vision is to raise the level of care and welfare of cats by cat owners – supported by the highest quality veterinary care, preventative medicine, and cat specific products.
  • Chicago.gov
  • Chicago Animal Shelter Alliance
    CASA was formed in 2002 with a simple idea in mind: There is strength in numbers! Together, our members can do more to help thousands of animal companions who are orphaned and abandoned every year in the city of Chicago; much more than any of us can do alone.
  • Humane Care for Animals Act
  • Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association
    The Illinois State Veterinary Medical Association (ISVMA) predicts, monitors and confronts issues that affect the licenses of Illinois veterinarians. More than 1800 ISVMA member veterinarians depend upon the representation and services provided by the ISVMA. Their participation ensures the continued strength of the veterinary profession in Illinois.
  • Joilet Junior College
    Joliet Junior College serves a diverse population in several counties. Because the district is so widespread, JJC offers classes and services at many sites. In addition to its Main Campus located in west Joliet, the college boasts campuses in Romeoville, downtown Joliet and Morris and offers a wide selection of credit and non-credit courses at several satellite sites from Dwight to Lemont.
  • NAMI-Chicago – 312-563-0445 National Alliance on Mental Illness
    • NAMI envisions a world where all people affected by mental illness live healthy, fulfilling lives supported by a community that cares.
  • National Service Animal Eye Exams
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline – 800-273-8255 or Text HELLO to 741-741