43 Russell Street (Rte. 9), Hadley, MA 01035413.587.3737

Riverbend Animal Hospital

413-587-3737

Resources

AAFP- American Association of Feline Practitioners

www.catvets.com
We are the trusted leaders in feline health and welfare for the veterinary community and cat caregivers.

AAHA – American Animal Hospital Association

www.aaha.org
The only organization that accredits veterinary practices in the United States and Canada. AAHA sets the standard for quality animal care.

AAHA Healthy Pets

www.healthypet.com
Pet care resources from the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) featuring articles, blogs, ask-a-vet, adoptable pets, community events, and more.

American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS)

www.acvs.org
Information for pet owners about surgical procedures, recovery, and post-surgery home care.

American Heartworm Society

www.heartwormsociety.org
Reliable information about canine and feline heartworm disease.

American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

www.avma.org
General pet health information, as well as downloadable PDFs on medical, surgical, and behavioral topics.

Angell Animal Medical Center

https://www.mspca.org/
Boston, MA

Animal Alliances

www.animalalliances.com
Training, education, and behavior modification using positive methods.

Argus Institute of the Colorado State Veterinary Teaching Hospital

www.argusinstitute.colostate.edu
Grief resources and information, as well as a memorial resources list.

ASPCA

www.aspca.org
The ASPCA works to rescue animals from abuse, pass humane laws and share resources with shelters nationwide. Website also has general information on pet care, pet loss, kids & pets, and videos.

ASPCA Poison Control Center

www.aspca.org
Vital information regarding pet poisoning.

Berkshire Humane Society

www.berkshirehumane.org
Pittsfield, MA

Bright Spot Therapy Dogs

www.bright-spot.org
An organization that provides training for pets and owners interested in becoming a therapy dog team.

Cat Friendly Practice

www.catfriendly.com
The Cat Friendly Practice® program is a global initiative designed to elevate care for cats by reducing stress and making visits easier for cats and caregivers. Riverbend Animal Hospital is proud to be a Certified Cat Friendly Practice.

Catnip Newsletter

www.tuftscatnip.com
Monthly newsletter with feline medical and behavioral information from Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University.

CatWatch

www.catwatchnewsletter.com
Newsletter from the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Feline Health Center.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Feline Health Center

www.vet.cornell.edu
Contains excellent information about feline-related health and behavioral issues.

Cornell University Pet Loss Support Hotline

607-253-3932
www.vet.cornell.edu
Hotline staffed by volunteer vet students who have undergone extensive training with professional grief counselors; resources for grieving.

Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society

www.dakinhumane.org
Springfield & Leverett, MA

Eleanor Sonsini Animal Shelter

sonsinianimalshelter.org
Pittsfield, MA

Fitter Critters

www.fittercritters.org
With a pool and an underwater treadmill to accommodate very small to very large dogs.
Lee, MA

HomeAgain

www.public.homeagain.com
A place to post a found pet with a chip, report a lost pet, or update information on your micro-chipped pet.

Monadnock Humane Society

www.monadanockhumanesociety.org
Swanzey, NH

New England Canine Rehabilitation & Fitness Center

www.k9rehabs.com
Has an in-ground heated swimming pool.
Enfield, CT

Orthopedic Foundation for Animals

www.ofa.org
Information related to congenital and developmental orthopedic disorders in dogs.

Paws Finding Peace

https://www.pawsfindingpeace.com/
At-home euthanasia services and grief resources. Dr. Lauren Atkins founded this service because she wholeheartedly believes that providing a peaceful death is one of the greatest gifts we can give our beloved pet.

Pet Bereavement Resources

www.catanddoghelp.com
A listing of pet loss and bereavement support websites and resources.

PupQuest

www.pupquest.org
All about puppies and how to select the right one for you.

Riverbend Rehabilitation Services

Riverbend offers on-site canine physical rehabilitation services with our own Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner. In addition, we may recommend another facility for your pet. Please call us to discuss which facility may best suit your pet’s needs.

The Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement

www.aplb.org 
Run by volunteers professionally trained in pet bereavement counseling, offering free services during deep bereavement for a beloved pet, as well as lots of great information about pet loss.

The Humane Society of the U.S.

www.humanesociety.org
Pet care, animal welfare, and wildlife issues.

Thomas J. O’Connor Animal Control & Adoption Center

www.tjoconnoradoptioncenter.com
Springfield, MA

Through a Dog’s Ear

www.throughadogsear.com
Information about the use of music to help reduce anxiety in pets.

Tufts Foster Small Animal Hospital

www.tufts.edu
North Grafton, MA

Tufts University Pet Loss Support Hotline

508-839-7966
www.tufts.edu
Hotline, resources for grieving, internet support groups and chat rooms.

Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Practice

www.veshdeerfield.com
South Deerfield, MA

Veterinary Partners

www.veterinarypartner.com
Great source of medical information for pet owners.

Windham County Humane Society

www.wchs4pets.org
Brattleboro, VT

Your Dog Newsletter

www.tuftsyourdog.com
Monthly newsletter with canine medical and behavioral information from Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University.

AAHA – American Animal Hospital Association

www.aaha.org
The only organization that accredits veterinary practices in the United States and Canada. AAHA sets the standard for quality animal care.

AAHA Healthy Pets

www.healthypet.com
Pet care resources from the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) featuring articles, blogs, ask-a-vet, adoptable pets, community events, and more.

American Heartworm Society

www.heartwormsociety.org
Reliable information about canine and feline heartworm disease.

American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

www.avma.org
General pet health information, as well as downloadable PDFs on medical, surgical, and behavioral topics.

Angell Animal Medical Center

https://www.mspca.org/
Boston, MA

ASPCA

www.aspca.org
The ASPCA works to rescue animals from abuse, pass humane laws and share resources with shelters nationwide. Website also has general information on pet care, pet loss, kids & pets, and videos.

ASPCA Poison Control Center

www.aspca.org
Vital information regarding pet poisoning.

Bright Spot Therapy Dogs

www.bright-spot.org
An organization that provides training for pets and owners interested in becoming a therapy dog team.

HomeAgain

www.public.homeagain.com
A place to post a found pet with a chip, report a lost pet, or update information on your micro-chipped pet.

PupQuest

www.pupquest.org
All about puppies and how to select the right one for you.

The Humane Society of the U.S.

www.humanesociety.org
Pet care, animal welfare, and wildlife issues.

Through a Dog’s Ear

www.throughadogsear.com
Information about the use of music to help reduce anxiety in pets.

Tufts Foster Small Animal Hospital

www.tufts.edu
North Grafton, MA

Veterinary Partners

www.veterinarypartner.com
Great source of medical information for pet owners.

Your Dog Newsletter

www.tuftsyourdog.com
Monthly newsletter with canine medical and behavioral information from Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University.

AAFP- American Association of Feline Practitioners

www.catvets.com
We are the trusted leaders in feline health and welfare for the veterinary community and cat caregivers.

AAHA – American Animal Hospital Association

www.aaha.org
The only organization that accredits veterinary practices in the United States and Canada. AAHA sets the standard for quality animal care.

AAHA Healthy Pets

www.healthypet.com
Pet care resources from the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) featuring articles, blogs, ask-a-vet, adoptable pets, community events, and more.

American Heartworm Society

www.heartwormsociety.org
Reliable information about canine and feline heartworm disease.

American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

www.avma.org
General pet health information, as well as downloadable PDFs on medical, surgical, and behavioral topics.

Cat Friendly Practice

www.catfriendly.com
The Cat Friendly Practice® program is a global initiative designed to elevate care for cats by reducing stress and making visits easier for cats and caregivers. Riverbend Animal Hospital is proud to be a Certified Cat Friendly Practice.

Catnip Newsletter

www.tuftscatnip.com
Monthly newsletter with feline medical and behavioral information from Cummings School of Veterinary Medicine at Tufts University.

CatWatch

www.catwatchnewsletter.com
Newsletter from the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Feline Health Center.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine Feline Health Center

www.vet.cornell.edu
Contains excellent information about feline-related health and behavioral issues.

HomeAgain

www.public.homeagain.com
A place to post a found pet with a chip, report a lost pet, or update information on your micro-chipped pet.

Tufts Foster Small Animal Hospital

www.tufts.edu
North Grafton, MA

Veterinary Partners

www.veterinarypartner.com
Great source of medical information for pet owners.

American College of Veterinary Surgeons (ACVS)

www.acvs.org
Information for pet owners about surgical procedures, recovery, and post-surgery home care.

American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)

www.avma.org
General pet health information, as well as downloadable PDFs on medical, surgical, and behavioral topics.

Orthopedic Foundation for Animals

www.ofa.org
Information related to congenital and developmental orthopedic disorders in dogs.

Veterinary Partners

www.veterinarypartner.com
Great source of medical information for pet owners.

Fitter Critters

www.fittercritters.org
With a pool and an underwater treadmill to accommodate very small to very large dogs.
Lee, MA

New England Canine Rehabilitation & Fitness Center

www.k9rehabs.com
Has an in-ground heated swimming pool.
Enfield, CT

Riverbend Rehabilitation Services

Riverbend offers on-site canine physical rehabilitation services with our own Certified Canine Rehabilitation Practitioner. In addition, we may recommend another facility for your pet. Please call us to discuss which facility may best suit your pet’s needs.

Angell Animal Medical Center

https://www.mspca.org/
Boston, MA

ASPCA

www.aspca.org
The ASPCA works to rescue animals from abuse, pass humane laws and share resources with shelters nationwide. Website also has general information on pet care, pet loss, kids & pets, and videos.

Berkshire Humane Society

www.berkshirehumane.org
Pittsfield, MA

Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society

www.dakinhumane.org
Springfield & Leverett, MA

Eleanor Sonsini Animal Shelter

sonsinianimalshelter.org
Pittsfield, MA

Monadnock Humane Society

www.monadanockhumanesociety.org
Swanzey, NH

The Humane Society of the U.S.

www.humanesociety.org
Pet care, animal welfare, and wildlife issues.

Thomas J. O’Connor Animal Control & Adoption Center

www.tjoconnoradoptioncenter.com
Springfield, MA

Windham County Humane Society

www.wchs4pets.org
Brattleboro, VT

Animal Alliances

www.animalalliances.com
Training, education, and behavior modification using positive methods.

Bright Spot Therapy Dogs

www.bright-spot.org
An organization that provides training for pets and owners interested in becoming a therapy dog team.

Angell Animal Medical Center

https://www.mspca.org/
Boston, MA

ASPCA Poison Control Center

www.aspca.org
Vital information regarding pet poisoning.

Tufts Foster Small Animal Hospital

www.tufts.edu
North Grafton, MA

Veterinary Emergency and Specialty Practice

www.veshdeerfield.com
South Deerfield, MA

Argus Institute of the Colorado State Veterinary Teaching Hospital

www.argusinstitute.colostate.edu
Grief resources and information, as well as a memorial resources list.

ASPCA

www.aspca.org
The ASPCA works to rescue animals from abuse, pass humane laws and share resources with shelters nationwide. Website also has general information on pet care, pet loss, kids & pets, and videos.

Cornell University Pet Loss Support Hotline

607-253-3932
www.vet.cornell.edu
Hotline staffed by volunteer vet students who have undergone extensive training with professional grief counselors; resources for grieving.

Paws Finding Peace

https://www.pawsfindingpeace.com/
At-home euthanasia services and grief resources. Dr. Lauren Atkins founded this service because she wholeheartedly believes that providing a peaceful death is one of the greatest gifts we can give our beloved pet.

Pet Bereavement Resources

www.catanddoghelp.com
A listing of pet loss and bereavement support websites and resources.

The Association for Pet Loss and Bereavement

www.aplb.org 
Run by volunteers professionally trained in pet bereavement counseling, offering free services during deep bereavement for a beloved pet, as well as lots of great information about pet loss.

Tufts University Pet Loss Support Hotline

508-839-7966
www.tufts.edu
Hotline, resources for grieving, internet support groups and chat rooms.

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