www.advancedvetcare.com.au - Advanced VetCare
www.arhvets.com.au - Animal Referral Hospital at Essendon Airport. Open 24 hours a day
www.vch.unimelb.edu.au - Emergency Centre at The University of Melbourne Veterinary Hospital in Werribee
www.aecvets.com.au - Animal Emergency centres located at Mt Waverley, Hallam and Frankston. Open 24 hours a day
www.lortsmith.com - Charity organisation that offers pick up service for pensioners
www.looseleadpets.com.au are a puppy school, dog training & walking service
www.prodogtraining.com.au are a professional dog training and daycare facility based in West Footscray. They offer onsite/in-home private lessons, puppy school and adult dog training and specialised programs.
www.fourpawsk9training.com.au - A comprehensive training programme from puppies to advanced obedience, including socialisation. Venues at Keilor Park and Diggers Rest. In-home consultations and private training also available
www.raisingrover.com.au - In home dog behaviour and training services
Travelling with your pet
www.doggyholiday.com.au - A guide to holiday destinations Australia wide which are dog friendly
www.jetpets.com.au - Travel agents for your pets who organise flight times, connections and capsules for both interstate and overseas travel.
Finding a new pet
www.petrescue.com.au - Paws and Tails Pet rehoming. A site for people looking to adopt a pet, supported by many of Australia’s welfare groups
www.lortsmith.com - Shelter that rehomes unwanted animals. Also has a large animal hospital that offers affordable veterinary care
www.dogshome.com - Shelter in North Melbourne that rehomes unwanted pets
www.petnet.com.au - The Petcare Information and Advisory Service website. Select-a-Pet helps you choose the most suitable dog or cat breed for your lifestyle
www.saveadog.org.au - Save-A-Dog Scheme is a community-based not-for-profit animal welfare organisation that saves hundreds of dogs and cats from being killed every year.
www.tars.org.au - is a Melbourne based registered charity which has found loving, permanent homes for over 1000 animals of every description, since it was established in 2000 by Michaela Newell.
www.secondchanceanimalrescue.com.au Second Chance Animal Rescue
www.blueyandalicebunnyrefuge.org The Bluey and Alice Bunny Refuge is an independently & privately funded refuge for rabbits.
Overseas animal charities
www.soidog.org - Based in Phuket, Thailand. Does wonderful work for the local stray dog population. See some amazing stories of recovery on their website
www.iapf.org - The International Anti Poaching Foundation is a non-profit organisation dedicated to preserving wildlife in volatile regions
www.ourwonderfulpets.com.au - this site is for people whose pets are elderly, ill or whose lives end suddenly and who are experiencing similar loss and grief.
www.mybestfriendonline.com.au - My Best Friend is Australia's first and foremost dedicated Veterinary Home Euthanasia Service. Located in Melbourne it is owned and operated by Dr Emma Whiston.
www.edenhills.com.au EdenHills Cremation
http://www.luckypet.com.au - Lucky Pet, Practical solutions for pets with attitude.
Natural therapy for animals
Well Beings Holistic Petcare by VetCall located at 586 Barkly Street, West Footscray Vic 3012 03 9687-7128 Our services include physiotherapy, myotherapy, massage, rehabilitation, osteopathy and hydrotherapy. Holistic diets, acupuncture, dog grooming and puppy pre-school classes.
www.pawsitiveanimaltherapies.com.au -Myofunctional therapy (massage), Bowen Therapy, Craniosacral Therapy and Reiki for pets. In-home service
Western Animal rescue - rescuing sick, injured and orphaned wildlife - 1300 223 427
www.wildlifeoutwest.org - 'WOW' Wildlife Out West are a small team of compassionate volunteers who rescue, raise, rehabilitate and release sick injured and orphaned native Australian wildlife.
Local council websites
These sites provide information on responsible pet ownership, off lead areas and the registration guidelines for pets in your local area.
www.hobsonsbay.vic.gov.au - Altona and surrounding suburbs
www.maribyrnong.vic.gov.au - Yarraville and surrounding suburbs
www.brimbank.vic.gov.au - Sunshine and surrounding suburbs
www.ava.com.au - The website for the Australian Veterinary Association