Detroit Lakes Animal Hospital

1115 West River Road
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501


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!


  • Choosing a new puppy  This is a nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy. 
  • Heartworm Society    Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here!
  • 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 house soiling, barking dogs, aggression, or any other behavioral problem, check this one out!  
  • ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center This is the website of the ASPCA 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 things as Mad Cow Diseases, foot and mouth disease, and many other things.
  • Rainbow Bridge Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members
  • The Thundershirt Decreases anxiety in pets during stressful times (Thunderstorms, Fireworks, Separation anxiety . . .).
  • Walkabout Harnesses This is an effective product to help any pet that has difficulty getting around due to the effects of old age or injury.
  • Vetsource  This is a full on line pharmacy, they carry anything from flea & tick to arthritis meds.
  • Dogs for Kids Resource Guide This site gives great information to help you find your next 4 legged family member, with great info on adopting from a shelter and finding the best breed that works with your family!
  • Benefits Of Pets for Kids This is another great guide for family's with children and finding your next furry family member.
  • Assisted Living for Seniors with Pets: This is a good article for Seniors that have pets or are looking to get a pet that are in Assisted Living. It goes through the pros and the cons that Seniors go through with having a four legged friend in the Assisted Living community.