Essential Information for the new pet owner:

 

https://bestfriends.org/resources/

 

Resources for the new dog owner:

 

https://topdogtips.com/resources-new-dog-owner/

 

 

Tips for the new cat owner:

https://iheartcats.com/8-not-to-miss-tips-for-new-cat-owners/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Financial Difficulties?

 

Do research on organizations that could help you feed your pet or help with veterinary bills.

 

To begin your search, look at AAHA (The American Animal Hospital Association) article:

https://www.aaha.org/pet_owner/lifestyle/cant-afford-critical-veterinary-care-many-nonprofits-can-help!.aspx

 

And also look at Best Friend’s Financial Help resource page:

 

https://bestfriends.org/resources/financial-aid-pets

 

Moving? Can’t find a pet friendly place to rent? Or have issues with your landlord because of your pet?

 

Start your search by looking at the Humane Society’s tips:

 

http://m.humanesociety.org/animals/resources/pets-are-welcome-renting-with-pets.html

 

 

Prepare ahead for natural disasters/Emergency Preparedness:

 

https://www.ready.gov/animals

 

Traveling with your pet:

 

https://www.aspca.org/pet-care/general-pet-care/travel-safety-tips