These informational links are only provided as references that may apply to your specific case, as advised by the doctor who is familiar with your specific case. Do not treat your pet with any advice provided on the sites without consulting with your LVVSC specialist first. These links will open a new browser window.

Veterinary Emergency + Critical Care
VE+CC provides Las Vegas with it’s only fully staffed 24 hour emergency and critical care veterinary hospital.

General Information


The Animal Foundation
The Animal Foundation is a non-profit organization operating Nevada’s largest animal shelter (Lied Animal Shelter) and animal adoption center, operating and managing an 8 acre Las Vegas campus that houses a multitude of services and provides a refuge for the more than 50,000 homeless, lost, neglected, unwanted and abused animals received each and every year.

Animal Poison Control
The best resource for any animal poison-related emergency, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Las Vegas Valley Humane Society
The Las Vegas Valley Humane Society (LVVHS) is a non-profit corporation established according to Nevada laws for public benefit. It is dedicated to improving the welfare of animals.

The Riedel & Cody Fund
The Riedel & Cody Fund is a community of caregivers that provides support for people whose beloved pets are suffering with cancer.

Veterinary Cancer Society
Organization that helps maintain the highest standards of diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cancer in animals.

Veterinary Partner
Reliable, up-to-date animal health information from the veterinarians and experts of the Veterinary Information Network. Articles, links, and databases.


Hill’s Pet Nutrition
Manufacturer of Prescription Diet® and Science Diet® pet food lines.

Nestle Purina PetCare
Premium, healthy dog and cat food.

Royal Canin USA
Canine and feline health nutrition/diets, including specific-breed product lines.

Special Needs and Accessories

Canine Icer
Innovative wraps for applying ice or heat to major joints and muscles for pets.

Stylish, custom elbow and ankle protection. Also cover for external fixators, etc.

Dogs with Disabilities
A special website dedicated to anyone who has an animal friend with special challenges.

Eddie’s Wheels for Pets
Custom-made carts for disabled dogs designed by a mechanical engineer to be lightweight, compact, and easy to use.

Handicapped Pets
Stories, support and resources by/for owners of handicapped pets.

Pet Peepers
Disposable and washable pet diapers to help care for your special needs pet.

Pets with Disabilities
Joyce and Michael Dickerson founded the Pets with Disabilities organization. They have a great website filled with resources about Disabled Pets.

Walkabout Harnesses
Custom harnesses for assisting your pet to walk.

Specialty Certification

American College of Veterinary Surgeons
Sets the standards for advanced professionalism in veterinary surgery.

American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
The ACVIM is the international certifying organization for veterinary specialists in large animal internal medicine, small animal internal medicine, cardiology, oncology, and neurology.

American College of Veterinary Ophthalmology
The American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists is the organization that has established certifying criteria for ophthalmologists.