Pet-Related Links and Resources
Sonoma County Animal Shelters
- Humane Society & SPCA of Sonoma County
- Sonoma County Animal Shelter
- Healdsburg Animal Shelter
- Petaluma Animal Shelter
- Rohnert Park Animal Shelter
- Pets Lifeline of Sonoma
- Border Collie Rescue of Northern California
- California Collie Rescue
- California Irish Setter Rescue
- California Lhasa Apso Rescue
- California Shih-Tzu Rescue
- California Whippet Rescue
- Chihuahua Rescue
- Creepy Crawly Critter Rescue
- Dachshund Rescue of Northern California
- German Shepherd Rescue of Northern California
- Greendog Rescue Project
- Golden Gate Basset Rescue
- Golden Gate Labrador Retriever Rescue
- Greyhound Rescue
- Herd It Through The Grapevine (Herding Dog Rescue)
- Homeward Bound Golden Retriever Rescue and Sanctuary, Inc.
- No Boundaries Animal Rescue
- NorCal Beagle Rescue
- NorCal Golden Retriever Rescue
- Nor Cal Poodle Rescue
- North Bay Canine Rescue & Placement
- Northern California Family Dog Rescue (The Kern Project)
- Pit Bull Rescue
- Pomeranian Rescue Group
- Pug Rescue of Sacramento
- Rocket Dog Rescue
- The Animal Rescue Site
- West Coast Mastiff and Large Breed Rescue
- Wonderdog Rescue
- Bay Area Cat Rescue
- Bee Holistic Cat Rescue and Care
- Feline Rescue of Northern California
- Forgotten Felines of Sonoma County
- Maine Coon Rescue
- Nine Lives Foundation
- Persian and Himalayan Cat Rescue
- Purebreds Plus Cat Rescue
- Ragdoll Rescue
- The Urban Cat Project
- Animal Place
- Blue Horse Rescue
- California Horse Rescue
- California Horse Rescue Groups
- Change (Horse Rescue)
- Farm Sanctuary’s Animal Acres
- Harvest Home Animal Sanctuary
- Hobby Farms Rescue Groups
- International Horse Directory
- Sadie’s Haven Horse Rescue and Sanctuary
- S.A.F.E.R. (Sonoma Action for Equine Rescue)
- The Grace Foundation of Northern California
- Adopt A Pet Shelter Directory
- California Animal Rescue
- Friends of Animals in the Redwood Empire
- Furry Friends Animal Rescue
- Hayward Animal Shelter
- Hopalong & Second Chance Animal Rescue/a>
- Lake County Animal Services
- Local Rescue Shelters
- Pet Shelter Directory
- Rescue Centers
- Safe Haven Animal Rescue
- San Francisco SPCA
- Sonoma County Animal Rescue
- Tony La Russa’s Animal Rescue Foundation
- Affordable Animal Hospital – 707-584-8273
- Alderbrook Pet Hospital – 707-542-7387
- All Animal Eye Care – 707-523-3937
- All Tails Wagging Veterinary Clinic – 707-525-9445
- The Cat Doctor – 707-546-2287
- Coddingtown Vet Clinic – 707-546-4646
- Devotion Animal Hospital – 707-546-1277
- El Camino Veterinary Hospital – 707-546-1277
- Empire Equine – 707-545-3909
- Guardian Pet Hospital – 707-524-2464
- Heritage Veterinary Hospital – 707-576-0764
- Holistic Animal Care – 707-538-4643
- Laguna Vet – 707-528-1448
- Lakeside Pet Hospital – 707-539-3393
- Larkfield Vet Hospital – 707-578-1228
- Northtown Animal Hospital – 707-546-6355
- Montecito Vet Clinic – 707-539-2322
- Pet Care East (24 Hr Emergency Care) – 707-579-3900
- Pet Care West – 707-579-5900
- Redwood Equine Practice – 707-545-0737
- Redwood Veterinary Clinic – 707-542-4012
- Santa Rosa Veterinary Hospital – 707-544-1313
- Sonoma County Humane Society Veterinary Hospital – 707-542-0882
- VCA Sequoia Valley Animal Hospital – 707-545-7387
- VCA Westside Animal Hospital – 707-545-7387
- Wikiup Veterinary Hospital – 707-573-8252
- Analy Veterinary Hospital – 707-823-7614
- Animal Hospital of Sebastopol – 707-823-3250
- Animal Kingdom Veterinary Hospital – 707-823-5337
- Dr. Lisa Pesch – 707-823-1491
- Forestville Veterinary Hospital – 707-823-7312
- Occidental Veterinary Hospital – 707-874-2417
- Animal Care Center – 707-584-4343
- Blue Sky Veterinary Clinic – 707-584-4848
- Cotati Large Animal Hospital – 707-795-4356
- Cotati Small Animal Hospital – 707-795-3694
- La Plaza Veterinary Clinic – 707-794-1299
- North Park Vet Clinic – 707-585-2899
- Robin Kelly, DVM – 707-775-9501
- Rohnert Park Veterinary Clinic – 707-795-6701
- Adobe Animal Hospital – 707-762-7387
- Brandner Veterinary Hospital – 707-762-3549
- Cat Hospital of Petaluma – 707-778-7859
- Central Animal Hospital – 707-762-2693
- East Petaluma Animal Hospital – 707-765-9098
- Petaluma Veterinary Hospital – 707-762-3511
- Santa Rosa Equine Practice – 707-577-8090
- Washington Square Veterinary Clinic – 707-778-1011
- Altimira Vet Hospital – 707-938-4546
- Arroyo Veterinary Hospital – 707-996-1054
- Glen Ellen Veterinary Hospital – 707-996-2300
- Sonoma Animal Hospital – 707-996-4561
- Sonoma Marin Vet Services – 707-763-1222
- Sonoma Vet Clinic – 707-938-4455
- Valley of the Moon Veterinary Hospital – 707-939-9957
- Aspen Equine Clinic – 707-837-8187
- Conde Veterinary Services – 707-837-9745
- Township Animal Hospital – 707-838-4364
- Windsor Animal Hospital – 707-838-3031
- Windsor Oaks Vet Clinic – 707-837-8101
- Animal Hospital of Cloverdale – 707-939-5960
- Animal Medical Center – 707-433-4493
- Healdsburg Veterinary Hospital – 707-433-5539
- Memorial Beach Veterinary Hospital – 707-433-6916
- Russian River Veterinary Clinic – 707-869-0688
- Canine Behavior Associates
Established by Trish King, the Canine Behavior Academy at the Marin Humane Society offers courses for new or interested trainers, which cover dog handling, evaluating, learning theory, training techniques and solving problems, as well as teaching people. There are also workshops and seminars on behavior, canine management, temperament assessment, and handling difficult dogs.
- Dog Training Central
A leading dog training portal containing articles on various dog training methods, a dog training discussion forum, as well as dog training instructional videos.
- Fit-N-Furry Dog and Puppy Training
Offers different levels of positive and proven training programs tailored for your dog’s needs.
PetSmart accredited trainers can help you achieve positive, consistent behaviors from your pet.
- Sonoma County Humane Society Dog Training Classes
Offers group and private lessons for various levels of dogs or puppies. Their philosophy involves using rewards and positive reinforcement to provide a happy, healthy and safe environment for you and your canine companion.
- Amstaff Spiked Dog Collars
Wide choice of leather and nylon spiked dog collars, hand painted leather muzzles, chain leads and other high-quality products.
- Belgian Malinois Professional Dog Training Supplies
This web store has all the dog training equipment you need for your active and strong Malinois: harnesses, muzzles, collars, leashes, pull tabs etc. Everything is top quality and safe, with emphasis given to satisfy the needs of their clients and their four-legged friends.
- Bite suits / Trainer’s clothing for effective German Shepherd training
Soft genuine leather collars, all-weather nylon harnesses and durable toys.
- Black Russian Terrier Dog Designer Training Products
Best choice of dog training equipment made of high value leather and nylon fabrics that are equipped with quality and reliable fittings.
- Bullmastiff Dog Training Goods
Affordable high quality dog training supplies for Bullmastiff dogs. Offering harnesses, handcrafted muzzles, collars, leashes and other dog products that will underline the magnificent look of your dog and will make your walking and training comfortable and safe.
- Cane Corso nylon harnesses for everyday use
Super soft and strong leather dog collars, bite sleeves, and tugs.
- Dalmatian Dog Training Store Online
Offers top quality dog training supplies such as leather and nylon tracking, pulling harnesses, muzzles for safe traveling in public places, collars, long and short leashes etc.
- Doberman Dog Supplies
Professional dog training products for your true four-legged friend: weather nylon harnesses, well ventilated muzzles, cool designer collars, bite suits etc.
- Dog Harnesses
A specialized web store offering various models, sizes and colors of dog harnesses–Handcrafted products, safe and durable materials, and custom made items.
- Dog Leashes for any Activity
An online leash store that offers various different models of quality dog leashes made by the qualified workers with love–With handcrafted items, durable and safe materials, reasonable prices, and fantastic design.
- Dog Muzzles Internet Shop
Dog muzzles for medium, large and extra large dog breeds: metal cage muzzles, leather dog muzzles, decorated with spikes and studs and many other models to your taste.
- Dogue de Bordeaux Training Supplies
Delightful designs and approved quality of leather and metal muzzles, training harnesses, dog collars, leads and other professional dog training supplies.
- Easy walking dog harnesses of strong nylon and genuine leather
Whether you have a small, large, or medium size breed, you will find a perfect fit harness for your dog.
- English Bulldog Dog Training Items
An online store that offers high quality, professional products at reasonable prices, including genuine leather harnesses, pull tabs, couplers, wire and leather muzzles etc.
- Everything for Cane Corso Dog Training and Walking
Cane Corso Dog Store offers all you will need for this breed that requires proper training and attention: harnesses of different designs and for different purposes, wire cage training muzzles, leashes and collars to any taste.
- German Shepherd Dog Duty Supply Store
Develop your German Shepherd skills with super quality training equipment at this site: tracking and pulling leather harnesses for active workout, durable muzzles, handcrafted collars and dog leads, all made for your comfort and safety.
- Great Danes Buy Everything Here
An online store that offers many types of training and dog walking gear for Great Danes; durable nylon and leather harnesses, safe and reliable muzzles, collars and leashes, dog toys and other dog supplies.
- Great Dog Store for Rottweiler Dog Owners
Offering everything for training for Rottweilers and everyday walking; leather harnesses with special padding to eliminate rubbing, adjustable muzzles, and many other supplies.
- Great Dog Training Gear Online
Offers a wide choice of quality and durable dog gear for proper dog training and comfortable everyday walking. Great range of leather dog harnesses, nylon harnesses with comfortable handles, adjustable leather and wire cage muzzles, designer collars and other training supplies, such as bite tags, bite sleeves etc.
- Labrador Dog Gear
An online store offering safe, quality dog leashes and many other products for Labradors.
- Leather Rottweiler Muzzles for effective training
You can choose among a great variety of dog muzzles for YOUR dog breed.
- Metal chain Boxer collars for efficient training
High quality dog harnesses and leashes for daily walking and training.
- Newfoundland Dog Training Supplies
An online store offering dog supplies for the Newfoundland breed at reasonable prices: comfy and durable harnesses, handcrafted leather and wire muzzles, decorated collars and a wide range of leashes.
- Pit Bull Dog Training Products
Pit Bulls are strong and well-muscled dogs who are always ready to protect their masters and thus need to be properly equipped. Here you will find the best quality dog harnesses, metal and leather muzzles, decorated collars, leashes and other dog training equipment.
- Proper Collars for Proper Dogs
Offers a wide choice of models, sizes and colors of quality collars for different dog breeds and for different needs.
- Schutzhund Supplies
Heavy duty leather muzzles, studded collars, tracking and pulling harnesses as well as dog training supplies for Schutzhunds are found here.
- Shar Pei Training Gear Shop
A reliable dog training supply store for pulling harnesses, durable muzzles, decorated collars, dog leads and other approved Shar Pei dog products.
- Siberian Husky Training Supplies Store
High quality Siberian Husky dog supplies which will make your training safer and more pleasant: spacious dog muzzles, pulling harnesses, tracking leashes, bite tugs and toys etc.
- Specialized American Bulldog Training Store
An online store that offers great variety of dog training equipment and supplies for your American Bulldog; quality harnesses, collars, reliable muzzles, bite sleeves with replacement covers, and many other useful supplies for your beloved companion.
- Strong Mastiff harnesses for everyday use
Bite tugs and toys, reliable collars and leashes.
- Training K9 dog harnesses
Dog training collars and leashes, strong bite sleeves, and tugs.
- Bow Wow Meow Grooming — 707-888-8122
- Chez Jeanne – 707-545-3915
- Hair of the Dog Pet Grooming Santa Rosa – 707-331-3143
- Pawz Fur Beauty – 707-849-4311
- Pawsarotti’s – 707-539-7297
- Posh Pets Dog Grooming – 707-538-8886
- Rincon Valley Pet – 707-538-0800
Traveling With Pets
- Animal Transport
Offers professional assistance in all areas of ground and air pet travel, cross-county and world-wide, including arranging proper-sized pet carriers, advisories on any vaccinations and health certificates needed, contacting airlines and reserving flights, arranging for pick-up and delivery for each destination, and more.
- Car Safety Tips
An informative and easy-to-follow web page offering useful tips for how to keep your dog safe and protected while driving.
- Dog Friendly Travel
Publishes world-wide pet travel guides for people with dogs of all breeds and sizes. Provides information on pet-friendly hotels, attractions, campgrounds, parks, patio dining, skiing, off-leash beaches, parks, and more.
- Pet Friendly Travel
Provides easy access to various pet-friendly accommodations in the U.S. and Canada, Costa Rica, and Mexico, including hotels, vacation rentals bed and breakfast inns, cabins, campground and RV parks, cottages, lodges, and resorts and spas. You can also find pet-friendly restaurants, dog parks and dog-friendly attractions and activities.
- Pet Friendly Travel Guide
Another great resource that offers information for pet travel. As it is vital to know laws, guidelines, and safety rules for traveling with a pet, you have to tailor your itinerary to include your pet at every step of the way. If you’re considering taking a pet along on a vacation or are moving and need to transport your pets to your new residence, you’ll find lots of helpful information here.
Grieving the Loss of a Pet
- PetLoss.com and RainbowBridge.com
Gentle and compassionate websites for pet lovers who are grieving the loss of a pet or an ill pet.
- Antal Products
A full line of Pet Casket, Memorial Markers and Keepsakes that give you comfort of knowing your pet has been cared for with dignity.
- The Animal Council
- Bengal Cat Forum
- Cat Forum
- The Cat Site Forum
- Dog Forums
- Golden Retriever Dog Forum
- Goosemoose Pet Portal
- Horse Forum
- Paw Talk Pet Forum
- Pet Forums Community
- Pet Health Council
- Pet Lovers Forum
- The Pet Professional Guild
- The Pets Forum
- Pets Hub
- Sacramento Council of Dog Clubs
- Sonoma County Horse Council
- Veterinary Forum
- Virtual Pet Forum
- A Kinship With Animals
Learn how to communicate clearly with animals and their optimum nutrition and health.
- American Pet Products Manufacturers Association
APPMA is the leading nonprofit trade association serving the interests of pet product manufacturers and importers.
- American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA)
The mission of the ASPCA is to provide effective means for prevention of cruelty to animals throughout the United States.
- Animal Chiropractic Care
A professional membership group promoting animal chiropractic to professionals and the public. Members work together to expand and promote the knowledge and acceptance of animal chiropractic to their professions, the public and governments worldwide.
- Animal Planet
A fascinating and educational web site that lets you explore dog and cat breeds, wild animals and all types of pets. It has exclusive animal news, games, video clips, blogs, and info about your favorite TV shows.
- Arden Moore
Arden Moore is the founder of Four Legged Life, an online pet community dedicated to helping people laugh, love and learn about pets. She is a best-selling pet author, in-demand speaker, editor of Catnip, editor-at-large of Fido Friendly and an animal behavior consultant.
- The Cat Therapist
Carole Wilbourn, The Cat Therapist, understands cats’ underlying motivations and how to communicate with them.
A newsletter for caring cat owners.
A resource guide to help abandoned or neglected horses.
- Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine
The College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University is a leader in academic veterinary medicine situated within a world-class research university with recognized strengths in the physical and life sciences.
- Darlene Arden
Darlene Arden is an internationally-recognized authority on Toy dogs and their care.
An award-winning on-line source for all things canine related, offering knowledge, laughs and trustworthy points of view, as well as fiercely held opinions, advice and wisdom for our four-legged friends.
- Guide to Pet-Safe House Plants
A helpful guide for pet owners who want to ‘pet-proof’ their house against everyday house plants that may be harmful to them.
- Holistic Veterinary Care
A listing of holistic veterinary care services near you.
- Little Big Cat
A web site offering reliable information on holistic health, behavior, and nutrition for your cat.
- Ma Snax Superior Dog Treats
Premium handcrafted gourmet dog biscuits and treats baked fresh with the finest organic quality ingredients. They have a wide variety of flavors & shapes, including smaller training-sized treats, bake at home kits, gift tins, apparel, birthday cakes, and Christmas gingerbread houses made-to-order.
- Pet Care TV Network
A site that provides the veterinary profession with client education tools to improve client awareness of pet health needs and the role their veterinarian plays in the delivery of these services.
- Pet First Aid & CPR Resource Guide
A handy resource guide for pet first aid and CPR with helpful tips, offering several other related links.
- Pet Food Institute
The Pet Food Institute represents the manufacturers of 97% of all dog and cat food produced in the United States.
- Pet Ownership Costs
Pet Cost Calculator and Budget Friendly Guide to Caring For Your Pet
Handy guides to calculate various expenses involved with pet ownership.
- Pet Poison Helpline
Pet Poison Helpline is a 24-hour animal poison control service available throughout the U.S., Canada, and the Caribbean for pet owners and veterinary professionals who require assistance with treating a potentially poisoned pet
- Pet Medication-Online Purchasing Tips
Purchasing pet medication online can be a tricky matter—this site offers 8 great tips to help in your search for safe as well as affordable medication to keep your pet healthy and happy.
- Pet Physical Therapy
A web site with lots of helpful information on the many benefits and ways to use physical therapy on dogs, cats, and horses/large animals also.
- Pet Procedures and Costs
A thorough list of most common pet procedures done, along with the average costs for them.
- Pets Unlimited
A 24-hour Veterinary Center and Shelter and Adoption Center that helps save the lives of clients’ pets while generating critical funding to ensure the cats and dogs in their shelter are placed in healthy and loving homes.
- Puppy Prodigies
A program that provides early learning and intervention techniques that are the first steps to a puppy’s training journey. They focus on critical stages of development starting at birth by providing them with structured exercises and stimulation which helps prepare them for future roles as assistance dogs or great companion dogs.
- Whole Dog Journal
A monthly guide to natural dog care and training.