Veterinary Resources

Vista Veterinary Specialists
7425 Greenhaven Drive, Sac, CA 95831
(Off I-5 in the Pocket area)
916-231-4445

(Our Referral for 24/7 Emergency Care)


Purina VetDirect

Order your pet's Purina prescription diet and supplements through our office but get home delivery instead of coming in to pick it up the supplies you need.  Click on the link to access Purina's VetDirect ordering platform and see what savings they offer on their home delivery items - Purina VetDirect

Embrace Pet Insurance

Our clients can get a 5% discount if they click on this special link when they sign their pet up for Embrace Pet Insurance.

Pet Poison Helpline

An animal poison control center based out of Minneapolis, is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week for pet owners and veterinary professionals that require assistance treating a potentially poisoned pet. The staff provides treatment advice for poisoning cases of all species, including dogs, cats, birds, small mammals, large animals and exotic species. As the most cost-effective option for animal poison control care, Pet Poison Helpline’s fee of $39.00 per incident includes follow-up consultations for the duration of the treatment time. Pet Poison Helpline is available in North America by calling 800-213-6680. Additional information can be found online at  www.petpoisonhelpline.com.


Animal Poison Control Center by the ASPCA

General information about common toxins that animals may come in contact with. They also have an animal poisoning emergency call number [(888) 426-4435] that can help you if you think that your pet has ingested something poisonous. There is a $65 fee per case for using this pet poison helpline.

www.aspca.org/pet-care/poison-control/

City of Elk Grove Animal Services

This is the animal service home page for Elk Grove. It has a lot of good information including city licensing requirements and form download.

Elk Grove Animal Service Home Page

Elk Grove pet licensing info

Elk Grove pet license application


Local Lost & Found Pets

Click Here


Elk Grove Low Cost Spay/Neuter Information

Click to appy for a 50% off voucher 


Local Pet Adoptions

Click Here


Trupanion

You can find many items in your cupboards, garage, garden, even your everyday purse or briefcase that could be poisonous to your pet. This provides curious cats and dogs easy access to items that can cause serious harm to them.

Pet Poison Info from Trupanion

Sacramento Area Animal Coalition

SAAC manages a program for low cost spaying and neutering of owned cats and dogs, as well as a program for feral cat colonies. Click on to their page for information on how to see if you qualify for a voucher.  KFVP is the only hospital in Elk Grove taking vouchers through this program.

www.sacanimal.org

Karla's Pet Care

Professional pet sitting services provided by a local Registered Veterinary Technician (RVT)! This is great for all those pets out there with medical needs. [Check out her services page on the website to see the other services Karla will do for you while you're away!]

www.karlaspetcare.com

Pet Parents

A website sponsored by Bayer to support the human-animal bond.  Look up articles, news topics, Bayer product promos and rebates, sign up for monthly reminders to give your pet's prevention every 30 days, and more!

www.petparents.com


Pet Place

This website has numerous veterinary reviewed, health related articles on dogs and cats.

www.petplace.com

Pet Health Network

Answers from veterinarians about your pet's health, behavior, and care.

www.pethealthnetwork.com


Veterinary Partner

Another web site with veterinarian reviewed articles and resources.

www.veterinarypartner.com

Virbac Animal Health

Another web site with veterinary information for you and your pet(s).

www.virbacpet.com

Companion Animal Parasite Council

The Companion Animal Parasite Council website gives you information on zoonotic diseases (problems that pass from pets to people).  As a veterinary hospital, we use CAPC guidelines to help us build our policies and recommendations for the diagnosis, treatment, prevention and control of parasitic infections in your pets.

www.capcvet.org


Kitty Test

A website with information on cat-related diseases (FeLV, FIV, and heartworm).  You can see what diseases are in your zip code.

www.kittytest.com


Dogs and Ticks

A website with information about vector-borne diseases (heartworm, ehrlichiosis, Lyme, anaplasmosis).  You can see what diseases are in your zip code.

www.dogsandticks.com


House Rabbit Society

This is a great site for information about rabbits, including husbandry and feeding recommendations. There is also a section for rabbit adoption.

www.rabbit.org

Petfinder

If you are looking to adopt a cat, dog, bunny, or other furry friend check this site...these animals need homes!

www.petfinder.com

Pet Food Info


UC IPM Weed Photo Gallery

Have something growing in your yard and you don't know if it's safe for your pets?  Check out The UC IPM Weed Photo Gallery.  This link includes many, but not all, weed species commonly found in California farms and landscapes.

www.ipm.ucdavis.edu/PMG/weeds_intro.html