House Rabbit Society

This site has useful information on rabbit care and health.  Dr. Cowan is a member of this organization.

Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians

Dr. Cowan is a member of this association.

American Veterinary Medical Association

This site has information about veterinary medicine including information for the public and frequently asked questions.

Trips with Pets

This site has useful information about pet friendly hotels, tips for traveling with your pet whether it is by car or plane. 

The AAA Petbook

This site is another helpful resource when traveling with your pet.

Laser Surgery

This site contains information regarding laser surgery machines. Also contains information on the benefits of laser surgery.

Lassie Come Home NC

This site is dedicated to…“Helping People of the Piedmont Triad North Carolina Reunite with Their Lost Pets.”


This website is packed full of information on food and nutrition for your pet.

Purina One

This site has more useful information about pet nutrition.

Purina Veterinary Diets

Has information about Prescription diets.

Pet Link

This site is where you can register your pet’s microchip. 

American Heartworm Society

This site is very informative about heartworm disease. It also has helpful information so you can get a better understanding about the prevention and treatment for heartworms. It also includes a great kid friendly page so they can understand the importance of heartworm prevention.  

American Kennel Club

This site has in depth information about various breeds and breeders in America. This could be useful information to know what to expect from your pet.  

The Cat Fanciers’ Association, Inc.

This site has information about cat breeds and caring for your cat.  


This site allows you to search for a new pet.  

Stokes County Animal Shelter

This site has a current list of adoptable pet’s right here in Stokes County.  

Forsyth Humane Society

This site has a current list of adoptable pets.  


This site has information about control and prevention of fleas and ticks. 

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

This site is a non-profit organization with the goal of preventing animal cruelty. It also has useful information about pet care and poisonous foods, plants, and toxins that could cause harm to your pet. ASPCA Animal Poison Control Center hotline: (888) 426-4435.