Apple Valley Animal Hospital

3015 Chimney Rock Rd
Hendersonville, NC 28792

(828)685-1650

avvets.com

In addition to the Pet Health Library, these links provide pet information you can trust. 

 

 

 Blue Ridge Humane Society - Helping dogs and cats in Henderson County.

 

Interactive Parasite Risk Maps - The Companion Animal Parasite Council provides parasite prevalence maps for past years and projects risks for the current year. See the risk of heartworm, internal parasites and fleas/ticks in your area.

 

Choosing a new puppy - This is a nice starter guide of things that you should consider when you are thinking about getting a puppy.

 

National Animal Poison Control Center - This is the website of the National Animal Poison Control Center. It includes a library, links to other sites, and phone numbers for the poison control center. 

 

Henderson County Animal Ordinance ~ This link takes you to Henderson County, NC's Animal Ordinance pdf.

 

Rainbow Bridge ~ Anyone who has ever lost a pet should visit this wonderful site. It is a terrific tribute to our lost family members

 

West Nile Virus - This site is maintained by the Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta, and has the latest information on the spread of West Nile Virus in the US, as well as information on disease transmission, symptoms, etc. 

 

Heartworm Society - Everything you ever wanted to know about heartworm disease can be found here.

 

K-Laser - Learn more about the benefits of this cutting edge technology. 

 

What Is Rabies - Information from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.

 

North Carolina Rabies Public Health Program Manual - North Carolina's legal requirements for protecting people and pets from rabies.