Feline Cancer Resources - Links

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Emotional support


Cancer Overview

    Cancer diagnosis
    Types of cancer
    Cancer FAQs
    Oral cancer
    GI cancer
    Mammary cancer
    Skin cancer
    Tumor Tidbits


Treatment Options

      Side effects
    Patient care


Medical Topics

    Pain management
    Blood tests
    Pilling a cat
    Compounding pharmacies
    Subcutaneous fluids
    First aid
    Caring for handicapped pets
    Veterinary supplies
    Pet hospice care


Nutritional Support



    Assisted feeding


Final Decision

    Definition of euthanasia
    Procedure of euthanasia
    Making the decision
    Grieving and support




    Veterinary organizations
    Citation databases
    General healthcare
    General cat links


Support Groups


Angels and Friends

  Holly the Lymphoma Trooper


Holly's Chemo Schedule

Veterinary organizations

American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (ACVIM) - Established in 1972, this 25+ year old organization is the recognized specialty college responsible for establishing training requirements, evaluating and accrediting training programs, and examining and certifying veterinarians in the veterinary specialties of Internal Medicine, Cardiology, Neurology and Oncology.

American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine Specialty of Oncology - "What is an veterinary oncologist? A veterinary oncologist has received board certification in the study of cancer in dogs, cats, ferrets, birds and other exotic and domestic animals. These veterinarians are specially trained to diagnose and treat animals with cancer." This page has a list of veterinary oncologists in the US, England (2), France (1), and Switzerland (1).

Find an ACVIM Specialist Near You - at ACVIM. You can search Cardiology (C); Internal Medicine (I); Neurology (N); Oncology (O) specialists by their names, city, state, etc. Includes Canadian specialists.

American College of Veterinary Surgeon (ACVS) - Founded in 1965, the American College of Veterinary Surgeons is the American Veterinary Medical Association specialty board which sets the standards for advanced professionalism in veterinary surgery. The ACVS defines the standards of surgical excellence for the profession, promotes advancements in veterinary surgery, and provides the latest in surgical educational programs. The site has a link to search a board certified surgeon in one's area.

American College of Veterinary Radiology (ACVR)

ACVR veterinary radiologist search page

American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists (ACVO) - Veterinary "eye" doctors.

AltVetMed - Complementary and Alternative Veterinary Medicine.

Academy of Veterinary Homeopathy

Academy of Veterinary Homeopathy Directory

American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association Member Directory - The complete directory of members of the American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association, organized into lists by state and a list of Canadian members.

Animal Natural Health Center (Richard Pitcairn, DVM, PhD)

Natural Animal Health - UK site explaining many of the complementary veterinary therapies available to horses, dogs & other animals.

Vets offering Complementary Therapies in UK - A UK map to help you find vets, in your area, offering Complementary Therapies as part of their standard practice.

Find a Vet - For pet owners residing in UK. Designed to help you locate a veterinary practice in your area, and allows you to search for an individual veterinary nurse. Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons.

List of RCVS Recognised Specialists - July 2004 (PDF File - 143Kb)

Animal Health Trust - UK.

Animal Cancer Care - School of Veterinary Science University of Queensland Brisbane, Qld, 4072, Australia.

Websites - Veterinary Organizations & Associations - List of Web sites of veterinary organizations including veterinary associations in various countries. The Veterinary Support Personnel Network.

Veterinary Directory - Veterinary links around the world. NetVet by Ken Boschert, DVM, Associate Director Washington University.

The Cancer Treatment Unit - 156 Cromwell Road . Whitstable . Kent CT5 1NA . England.

World Small Animal Veterinary Association Congress Proceedings
26th, World Congress, Vancouver, August 8-11, 2001
27th, World Congress, Granada, October 3-6, 2002

Citation databases

PubMed - "A service of the National Library of Medicine, provides access to over 12 million MEDLINE citations back to the mid-1960's and additional life science journals. PubMed includes links to many sites providing full text articles and other related resources."

Cancer Detection and Prevention - The official journal of the International Society for Preventive Oncology. Use the Search box to search for abstracts.

CANCERLIT - "A bibliographic database that contains more than 1.8 million citations and abstracts from over 4,000 different sources including biomedical journals, proceedings, books, reports, and doctoral theses. The database contains references to cancer literature published from the 1960s to the present and is updated with approximately 10,000 records every month."

General health care

Pet Care Libraby - American Animal Hospital Association

Home Page For Cats - VeterinaryPartner.com. Use the tabs at the top of the page or use the search box to find the desired information quickly.

Max's House - A Special Place for Very Special Friends.

Cat Info - Alphabetical Index - Dr. Mike Richards' Vetinfo Web site.

Encyclopedia - Kingstowne Cat Clinic.

Cat Health Care - Pawprints and Purrs.

PetEducation.com (cats)

VetMedCenter.com - Click "Enter" button next to "For Pet Owners."

PetPlace.com - Use the drop-down selection boxes at the top to go quickly to your desired section, or use the navigation menu on the left.

General cat links

Feral Cats in the News - the Feral Cat Blog. Cat Issues - News - Info - Resources.

Alley Cat Allies

No Kill Solutions

No-Kill Resources

Cat Management in Communities

Animal Advocacy Network