Pet Health Care Library

Pet Health Library contains information on some of the most common medical problems of dogs and cats. This information is designed to assist pet owners in better understanding their pets’ health problems.

This information DOES NOT replace professional veterinary care. It is solely for educational purposes. Your pet’s medical condition should be evaluated by a veterinarian before any medical decisions are implemented. If there is a potentially life-threatening emergency involving your pet, take your pet to a veterinarian or veterinary facility IMMEDIATELY.

Pet Health Care Library Table of Content:

Pet Health Care Library

By Wendy C. Brooks, DVM, DipABVP

Educational Director, Education Director Wendy C. Brooks, DVM, DABVP, is a board certified specialist in Canine and Feline Practice, and a member of the American Academy of Veterinary Dermatology. In addition, as, she was a staff veterinarian and consultant for the Veterinary Information Network’s Pet Care Forum (formerly America On-Line’s Pet Care Forum) from 1994-2002. She is the author of the Pet Health Library, the Pet Nutrition Corner, and the Pet Pharmacy. Dr. Brooks is the Educational Director for, and in this role continues to provide top quality, cutting edge veterinary information to pet owners.

Dr. Brooks is a native of the Los Angeles area, and graduated from the University of California at Davis School of Veterinary Medicine in 1988. She currently owns the Mar Vista Animal Medical Center in Los Angeles, CA.