Marcum Road Animal Hospital

131 Marcum Road
Lakeland, FL 33809


In addition to the Pet Health Care Library, we have provided the following links to websites that provide some great information on a variety of topics related to veterinary medicine and pet health care. We will update this page frequently, and would love to hear your ideas on links that you would like to see us add to this page to share with other pet owners. Feel free to send us your favorites. If we like them, we will add them to our list!


Playful Puppy, Marcum Road Animal Hospital

Choosing a new puppy  This is a nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy.

Marcum Road Animal refers you to the Heartworm Society

Heartworm Society    Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here!

Behavior advice, Marcum Road Animal Hospital

DrSophiaYin Noted veterinary behaviorist advice for raising a well adjusted puppy using positive reinforcement.  Many free videos available and instructional books.


Marcum Road Animal Hospital, Advice on behavioral problems

Behavior problems  Founded by Brian Kilcommons and Sharon Wilson, best-selling authors and recognized experts on animal training and behavior, this site is a terrific resource for advice on a variety of behavioral problems. If you want to learn more about feline housesoiling, barking dogs, aggression, or any other behavioral problem, check this one out!

National Animal Poison Control Center This is the website of the National Animal Poison Control Center. It includes a library, links to other sites, and phone numbers for the poison control center.

USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service The USDA maintains this website with information on a variety of animal health related topics, including the latest news on such topics as Mad Cow Diseases, foot and mouth disease, and many other animal health issues. From this site you can be directed to information on how to import or export animals to any country in the world or to Hawaii which has specific regulations.


Rainbow Bridge Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family member

Veterinary Partner Maintained by Veterinary Information Network, this is an exhaustive site of information on various medical issues for pets, written specifically to answer owner questions about their pet's health.


American Kennel Club  The governing body for registration of purebred dogs and show events for purebred dogs in the United States.  The site includes links to breeders, standards for various breeds, health issues and show rules for both conformation and obedience events.


Association of Sugar Glider Veterinarians  A great source for owners containing information about feeding your glider and keeping your pet healthy.