Helpful Links

We are aware that there is a tonne of information on the internet, which can be confusing. How can you tell which websites are reliable? View the suggested links below from Mermaid SANDS.

Dog Related Sites

Providing Love, Support, and  Information for Blind Dogs.

Learn About Heartworm Disease in Dogs.

Muzzle Up! started when Maureen Backman, a dog trainer and business owner in San Francisco CA, wanted to change the stigma trainers and dog owners face when they put a muzzle on their dog.

Pet Loss Information

The University of Florida offers a Grief Support Hotline plus some articles on coping with pet loss.

Tufts University offers a Grief Support Hotline and articles regarding the loss of a pet.

Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine’s Pet Loss Support Hotline.

The University of Illinois Grief Support Hotline.

Cat Related Sites

Cornell University Veterinary School’s Feline Health Center website contains information on medical topics relating to cat health care.

Ohio State University’s Indoor Cat Initiative provides information related to enriching the lives of indoor cats.

Dr. Herring and Dr. Wachsstock are co-founders of Radiocat, a veterinary practice dedicated exclusively to the care and treatment of Feline Hyperthyroidism.

General Pet Sites

Visit the ASPCA’s Animal Poison Control Center website for any animal poison-related emergency.

Solutions to your Pet’s Behavior Problems provided to you by the SPCA.

The Universal Microchip Lookup assists in the identification of registries on which a particular microchip is registered.

Join us in saving lives! Visit BARCS – Baltimore Animal Rescue and Care Shelter.

Animal licensing made easy with PetData.

USDA APHIS interstate and international travel information.


Only the best veterinarian care is acceptable for your pet, and Mermaid SANDS Inc. is dedicated to giving your pet the care, compassion, and modern veterinary medical procedures they need.