Association of Pet Behaviour Counsellors

Blue Cross Charity – good for pet advice

Cat protection is a nationwide cat charity with branches throughout Dorset. Contact them in Ferndown or Bournemouth

Cinnamon Trust – a national charity for elderly or terminally ill people and their pets

Poole Borough Council  or call on 01202 261700 for what to do if you lose or find a dog; other dog policies. Call 0800 506050 out for hours for emergencies

Bournemouth Borough Council  or call 01202 451306 during working hours or 08000 281870 when they are closed for what to do if you lose or find a dog; other dog policies

Petlog  A central data base for microchipped pets

Pet Sitters – Animal angels

Pet Travel Scheme – the DEFRA site on pet passports and other requirements

Pet Bereavement Service

Poisons Information Service An excellent service for general advice, but please contact us ASAP if you think your pet has eaten anything toxic or dangerous as urgent treatmentmay be required

RCVS Online Information about veterinary surgeons and nurses in the United Kingdom

RSPCA  Central office or call 0300 1234 999

RSPCA Poole and East Dorset or call 01202 890415

RSPCA Bournemouth or call 01202 526520 during working hours or 01202 529695 out of hours

Vet Info A web dictionary of dog and cat medical terms and information

Worldwide Veterinary Service – a Dorset based charity which supports other charities all around the world