This page contains links/references to third-party web sites.  Links to other web sites are provided to our web site users for convenience.

The Kingsway Animal Hospital does not accept any responsibility for the availability, usability or any liability for damage or injury resulting from the use of such contents, of whatever form.

We try to keep these links up-to-date but as the web is in a very dynamic state, links may not always be available.  If you come across a link that is no longer accessible, please let us know so that we can either remove it or find its new address.


Pet Poison Helpline

A 24 hour link to a website with information on poisoning in animals.  A pay for use telephone number with information on poisoning is provided.

Poisonous Plants to Pets

Pet Insurance

These sites will provide you with the information necessary to decide which plan is best for your pet.  Some offer online registration.  Please take the time to consider pet insurance and browse these sites.  Pet health insurance can protect you and your beloved pet from the unexpected.

OVMA Pet Health Insurance

Pet Secure Insurance


President’s Choice Insurance

Pet Plan

Pet Health

The World Small Animal Veterinary Association

Veterinary Partner
A wealth of useful information on pet care put together by the Veterinary Information Network’s online specialists.

Indoor Pet Initiative
A website dedicated to the care and enrichment of the lives of indoor cats.

Pet Health Network

Cat Healthy      

An initiative to help more cats receive the preventive healthcare they need to live longer, healthier lives.

Feline Health Center Cornell University
An excellent resource for cat health issues.

AVMA Care For Pets
This is the American Veterinary Medical Association’s Care For Pets website.  You will find information on animal health care, animal safety, buying a pet, pet loss, a children’s corner, as well as pet stories and recommended links.

Pet Obesity          

Veterinary Oral Health Council

National Animal Supplement Council   

Nonprofit industry group dedicated to protecting and enhancing the health of companion animals and horses.                                                                                                                                                                                                       

Canine Epilepsy Information-Guardian Angels

Canine Epilepsy Information – Toby’s Foundation 


Vector-Borne Diseases

Companion Animal Parasite Council
A website designed to increase owner awareness of parasites, zoonoses and their prevention.

Worms and Germs Blog

A website supported by the University of Guelph to provide information for owners on topics of public health.

Lyme Disease and Ticks

Educational PDF for pet owners

Pets and Ticks 

A comprehensive website that brings the Pet Tick Tracker together with up-to-date, evidence-based information on ticks in Canada.  

Pet Loss

Pet Trust
The website for the Pet Trust, at the University of Guelph.

Pet Loss Support
A service offered at the University of Guelph to support pet owners grieving after the loss of a pet.

Pet Travel

Pet Health Certificates

PAWS En Route 

PAWS En Route is a local ground transportation service for dogs, cats or any other kind of pet. We offer a convenient, stress-free alternative for pet transportation. PAWS En Route prides itself on transporting pets in a safe and fun environmentOur pet experienced drivers will transport your pet to their destination with or without you.


Dog Tales Rescue

Toronto Humane Society

Etobicoke Humane Society            

Toronto Cat Rescue

Moosonee Puppy Rescue

Fetch and Releash


Pet Food Nutrition

A comprehensive, fact based website with answers to all of your dietary and nutritional questions.

Hill’s Pet Food
A website sponsored by the Hill’s Pet Food Company.

Royal Canin

A website sponsored by the Royal Canin Pet Food Company.

Weeth Nutrition 

Common Sense Veterinary Nutrition 

Hilary’s Blend Complete&Balanced Diet

A site offering support to pet owners choosing to provide home made diets for their pets.

The World Small Animal Veterinary Association

Nutritional Guidelines, toolkits + Raw Food Diet Position Statement

Raw Pet Food Diet

Educational Information on Raw Food Diets for pets

Tufts University- Raw Food Diets


Barking – Six ways to control your dog’s barking

Common Adult Dog Problems 

Feline House Soiling

International Association of Animal Behaviour Consultants

Dog and Cat Sites


Canadian Cat Association

The Cat Fancier’s Association

Dog and Cat Anatomy
Have you ever wanted to know what the inside of a dog or a cat looks like?  You will find terrific full-colour illustrations of dog and cat anatomy on this University of Washington website, which can help you to understand a pet’s illness or injuries.

Canine Inherited Diseases Database

Dog Breeds
Another quick reference guide to many breeds of dogs, including photos and brief descriptions of each breed’s characteristics.

The Canadian Kennel Club

The official website of the Canadian Kennel Club.

The American Kennel Club
Learn about breeds and get tips on training on this site of the American Kennel Club.  Their goal is to provide resources that can assist the veterinary profession in providing the best care for dogs.

Dog Breed Guide
The question is ‘Which is the right dog for you?’. Help you match up your own circumstances and preferences with the characteristics of different dog breeds.

Dog Owners Guide – We’re Getting a Puppy
This is a nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy.

Veterinary Associations

Ontario Veterinary Medical Association

Canadian Veterinary Medical Association

College of Veterinarians of Ontario

Ontario Veterinary College


Although we only treat dogs and cats, we have included some useful links to other pets.

Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians

The Ontario Rabbit Education Organization is a registered non-profit organization, established to promote the health and well-being of domestic rabbits in Ontario.

American Fancy Rat & Mouse Association